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The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 11 August 2022 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 of England
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 80 73 70
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +33
Contract jobs citing Citrix 56 59 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.23% 2.63% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 5.29% 6.25% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 24
10th Percentile £177 £302 £254
25th Percentile £300 £315 £264
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 £425 £300
Median % change year-on-year -8.82% +41.67% -25.00%
75th Percentile £447 £521 £400
90th Percentile £544 £538 £500
England median daily rate £400 £403 £350
% change year-on-year -0.62% +15.00% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 4
10th Percentile - - £19.24
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £19.41
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -30.77% +14.71%
75th Percentile £15.75 £17.50 -
90th Percentile - £19.40 -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -23.08% +12.04%

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 of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,059 944 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.12% 42.09% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 552 397
10th Percentile £188 £133 £180
25th Percentile £313 £257 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £410 £425
Median % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -5.56%
75th Percentile £575 £525 £523
90th Percentile £675 £600 £600
England median daily rate £530 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 99 52
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.25 £13.13
25th Percentile £15.25 £12.82 £15.53
Median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +32.07% -25.00% +23.42%
75th Percentile £40.00 £22.86 £45.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £46.65 £59.28
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50% +6.95%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the East of England

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Citrix in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Citrix in the East of England

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix in the East of England

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Citrix in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Citrix in the East of England

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 11 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -2 35 £460 +31.43% 10
Essex +14 6 £425 - 4
Hertfordshire -5 6 £375 -7.98% 4
Bedfordshire -24 6 £400 -23.18% 1
Norfolk +5 1 £175 - 1
Suffolk -7 1 - - 1
East Anglia - 1 £220 -
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 34 (60.71%) ITIL
2 31 (55.36%) Incident Management
3 30 (53.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (50.00%) MCSA
4 28 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
5 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 24 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (41.07%) Retail
6 23 (41.07%) Windows
6 23 (41.07%) A+ Certification
6 23 (41.07%) ServiceNow
7 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 16 (28.57%) VMware
8 14 (25.00%) MCP
8 14 (25.00%) Social Skills
9 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (19.64%) Windows 10
11 10 (17.86%) SCCM
11 10 (17.86%) Firewall
12 9 (16.07%) Cisco
12 9 (16.07%) DNS
12 9 (16.07%) HP
12 9 (16.07%) XenApp
12 9 (16.07%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2016
13 8 (14.29%) XenDesktop
13 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
13 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 8 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (14.29%) DHCP

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (8.93%) Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (3.57%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 2 (3.57%) Azure Storage
4 1 (1.79%) AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (17.86%) Firewall
3 9 (16.07%) DNS
4 8 (14.29%) DHCP
5 7 (12.50%) Network Security
6 6 (10.71%) IPv4
7 5 (8.93%) VPN
8 4 (7.14%) Wireless
9 2 (3.57%) HTTP
9 2 (3.57%) Internet
9 2 (3.57%) LAN
9 2 (3.57%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.57%) SSH
9 2 (3.57%) WAN
10 1 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (1.79%) MPLS
10 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.79%) SAN
10 1 (1.79%) SD-WAN
10 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 23 (41.07%) Retail
2 14 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 3 (5.36%) German Language
4 3 (5.36%) Hungarian Language
4 3 (5.36%) Lithuanian Language
4 3 (5.36%) Organisational Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Polish Language
4 3 (5.36%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (5.36%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.57%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (57.14%) Analyst
2 30 (53.57%) Service Analyst
2 30 (53.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Wintel Support
4 6 (10.71%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Services Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) IT Support
6 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.14%) iPhone
3 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.79%) CMDB
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows 10
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2016
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.36%) Linux
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Solaris
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.79%) CentOS
8 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) ITIL
2 31 (55.36%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.71%) ITSM
3 6 (10.71%) Patch Management
4 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 4 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.36%) Coaching
6 3 (5.36%) DevOps
6 3 (5.36%) Major Incident Management
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Information Security
7 2 (3.57%) Migration
7 2 (3.57%) Server Building
7 2 (3.57%) Service Management
7 2 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (53.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (50.00%) MCSA
3 23 (41.07%) A+ Certification
4 14 (25.00%) MCP
5 8 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (12.50%) CCA
6 7 (12.50%) MCSE
7 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (10.71%) MCITP
7 6 (10.71%) MCTS
7 6 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (8.93%) CCNA
8 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.57%) CCNP
11 1 (1.79%) CCDP
11 1 (1.79%) CCIE
11 1 (1.79%) CISSP
11 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) NIST
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 9 (16.07%) XenApp
4 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 8 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.57%) MetaFrame
7 2 (3.57%) vSphere
8 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.14%) AirWatch
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.57%) Terraform
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.79%) Observium
6 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (41.07%) ServiceNow
3 16 (28.57%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco
4 9 (16.07%) HP
5 8 (14.29%) Ivanti
6 6 (10.71%) Shavlik
7 4 (7.14%) NetApp
7 4 (7.14%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.57%) Aruba
8 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.57%) Dell
8 2 (3.57%) IBM
8 2 (3.57%) Juniper
8 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.79%) Adobe
9 1 (1.79%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.79%) Remedy
9 1 (1.79%) SAP
9 1 (1.79%) Synology