Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 96 67
Rank change year-on-year -7 -29 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 48 54 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.49% 1.64% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.40% 3.60% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 45
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £228 £175 £127
90th Percentile £498 £480 £449
England median daily rate £340 £325 £329
% change year-on-year +4.62% -1.14% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 19
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% -35.00%
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.50 £10.78
90th Percentile £15.10 £19.32 £23.15
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1411 1500 1327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.93% 45.48% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 905 721
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £220 £248 £213
90th Percentile £538 £564 £525
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 78 114
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.00 £10.11
90th Percentile £42.75 £42.73 £28.53
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in the East Midlands

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +19 23 £350 -24.93% 5
Derbyshire -19 10 £250 -28.83% 5
Leicestershire -10 6 £275 +10.00% 2
Northamptonshire +5 2 £450 +52.54% 3
Lincolnshire -1 2 £350 -
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 28 (58.33%) VMware
3 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 17 (35.42%) SCCM
7 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (31.25%) SAN
9 14 (29.17%) Cisco
9 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (29.17%) Office 365
10 13 (27.08%) ITIL
11 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
11 11 (22.92%) XenApp
11 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
12 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (18.75%) WAN
13 9 (18.75%) Windows 10
14 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
14 8 (16.67%) Firewall
14 8 (16.67%) DHCP
14 8 (16.67%) LAN
14 8 (16.67%) DNS
15 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
15 7 (14.58%) SQL
15 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
16 6 (12.50%) vSphere

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.17%) JBoss
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.08%) Apache
7 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.08%) IIS
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.17%) Office 365
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) SAN
2 9 (18.75%) WAN
3 8 (16.67%) DHCP
3 8 (16.67%) DNS
3 8 (16.67%) Firewall
3 8 (16.67%) LAN
4 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.50%) VPN
6 5 (10.42%) NAS
7 4 (8.33%) VLAN
8 3 (6.25%) SMS
9 2 (4.17%) Converged Networks
9 2 (4.17%) CTI
9 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
9 2 (4.17%) Network Security
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.08%) MPLS
10 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.08%) VoIP
10 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.08%) MSI
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Administrator
2 5 (10.42%) Architect
2 5 (10.42%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Citrix Support
4 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 6 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.08%) Robotics
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.75%) Windows 10
6 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 3 (6.25%) Linux
8 3 (6.25%) Unix
8 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.17%) AIX
9 2 (4.17%) Android
10 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.08%) Solaris
10 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
10 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.17%) Change Control
4 2 (4.17%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) CRM
4 2 (4.17%) Data Management
4 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.17%) OOP
4 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (4.17%) Process Improvement
4 2 (4.17%) Robotic Process Automation
4 2 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.08%) Business Development
5 1 (2.08%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) VBScript
3 2 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (12.50%) MCSA
2 6 (12.50%) MCSE
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.33%) CCNA
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) CCNP
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCA
7 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.08%) MCITP
7 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) GDPR
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
3 11 (22.92%) XenApp
4 6 (12.50%) vSphere
5 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.25%) XenServer
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.08%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.25%) SCOM
4 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.17%) Cisco
4 6 (12.50%) HP
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) IBM
5 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.25%) Siebel
6 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.17%) Dell
6 2 (4.17%) Lotus
6 2 (4.17%) NetApp
6 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.17%) SAP
6 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.17%) Sophos
6 2 (4.17%) Splunk
6 2 (4.17%) Veeam
7 1 (2.08%) Aruba
7 1 (2.08%) Meraki