Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 78 53
Rank change year-on-year -29 -25 -19
Contract jobs citing Citrix 113 151 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.30% 3.00% 3.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.79% 6.83% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 89 75
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% -17.24%
10th Percentile £160 £125 £133
90th Percentile £538 £575 £406
England median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 35
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £15.75 £11.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £19.15 £17.25 £17.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - -

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 2,359 2,210 2,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 48.04% 43.88% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,379 1,233 1,276
East of England median daily rate £430 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.99% +11.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £190 £200 £206
90th Percentile £581 £588 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 133 179
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.63 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.78% +0.79% -21.31%
10th Percentile £10.64 £10.42 £10.73
90th Percentile £44.05 £47.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in the East of England

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in the East of England

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in the East of England

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 December 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +23 31 £350 -15.15% 5
Essex -1 19 £275 -51.11% 4
Hertfordshire -23 19 £500 +11.11% 14
Bedfordshire -10 17 £431 +43.75% 1
Suffolk -15 13 £388 -20.92%
Norfolk +8 8 £483 +75.45% 1
East Anglia - 6 £162 - 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 80 (70.80%) Windows
2 70 (61.95%) Active Directory
3 57 (50.44%) Microsoft
3 57 (50.44%) VMware
4 34 (30.09%) Office 365
4 34 (30.09%) Windows Server
5 33 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (25.66%) Windows 10
7 28 (24.78%) PowerShell
8 25 (22.12%) Migration
8 25 (22.12%) Windows 7
9 24 (21.24%) XenApp
9 24 (21.24%) SQL Server
10 23 (20.35%) Microsoft Office
10 23 (20.35%) SCCM
11 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (15.93%) MS Exchange
12 18 (15.93%) Data Centre
13 17 (15.04%) ITIL
14 16 (14.16%) Linux
14 16 (14.16%) Incident Management
15 15 (13.27%) vSphere
15 15 (13.27%) NetApp
16 14 (12.39%) DNS
16 14 (12.39%) XenDesktop
17 13 (11.50%) WAN
17 13 (11.50%) DHCP
18 12 (10.62%) LAN
18 12 (10.62%) Data ONTAP
19 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification

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 18 (15.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (6.19%) IIS
3 7 (6.19%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.65%) IBM Connections
6 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.88%) Apache
7 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (30.09%) Office 365
2 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.19%) G Suite
4 4 (3.54%) Akamai
4 4 (3.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (3.54%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.65%) IaaS
6 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.77%) PaaS
6 2 (1.77%) SaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.39%) DNS
2 13 (11.50%) DHCP
2 13 (11.50%) WAN
3 12 (10.62%) LAN
4 11 (9.73%) Firewall
5 10 (8.85%) MPLS
5 10 (8.85%) SAN
6 9 (7.96%) Skype
7 8 (7.08%) IP Telephony
7 8 (7.08%) NetScaler
8 7 (6.19%) Network Security
9 6 (5.31%) NAS
9 6 (5.31%) VoIP
10 5 (4.42%) Internet
10 5 (4.42%) VPN
10 5 (4.42%) Wireless
11 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
12 3 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (2.65%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.77%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.88%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (8.85%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Law
3 3 (2.65%) Publishing
4 2 (1.77%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (23.89%) Analyst
2 14 (12.39%) Support Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (6.19%) Architect
5 7 (6.19%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Citrix Support
5 7 (6.19%) Consultant
5 7 (6.19%) Help Desk Analyst
5 7 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (5.31%) Active Directory Analyst
6 6 (5.31%) Active Directory Support
6 6 (5.31%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 6 (5.31%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (5.31%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 6 (5.31%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.31%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.31%) Middleware
2 3 (2.65%) Web Services
3 2 (1.77%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.08%) Clustering
3 7 (6.19%) Fat Client
3 7 (6.19%) Thin Client
4 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.77%) Replication
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 80 (70.80%) Windows
2 34 (30.09%) Windows Server
3 29 (25.66%) Windows 10
4 25 (22.12%) Windows 7
5 16 (14.16%) Linux
6 12 (10.62%) Data ONTAP
7 9 (7.96%) Windows 8
7 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.65%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.88%) HPUX
11 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.88%) Unix
11 1 (0.88%) VMS
11 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) Migration
2 17 (15.04%) ITIL
3 16 (14.16%) Incident Management
4 10 (8.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (8.85%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.19%) Email Migration
6 7 (6.19%) High Availability
6 7 (6.19%) Load Balancing
6 7 (6.19%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.42%) Antivirus Management
8 5 (4.42%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.42%) Identity Management
8 5 (4.42%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (4.42%) Project Management
8 5 (4.42%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (4.42%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.42%) Service Management
9 4 (3.54%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.78%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.08%) SQL
3 3 (2.65%) C#
3 3 (2.65%) VBScript
4 2 (1.77%) VBA
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) Perl
5 1 (0.88%) Python
5 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.96%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) Degree
3 5 (4.42%) MCSA
3 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (3.54%) MCSE
5 3 (2.65%) CCA
5 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.65%) DBS Check
5 3 (2.65%) MCP
6 2 (1.77%) CCDE
6 2 (1.77%) CCIE
6 2 (1.77%) CCIE Data Center
6 2 (1.77%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (1.77%) CNE
6 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) Novell Certification
6 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) SLA
2 4 (3.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 70 (61.95%) Active Directory
2 33 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (21.24%) XenApp
4 15 (13.27%) vSphere
5 14 (12.39%) XenDesktop
6 9 (7.96%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.54%) VMware NSX
9 3 (2.65%) BitLocker
9 3 (2.65%) Terminal Server
9 3 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.88%) vCloud
11 1 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (20.35%) SCCM
2 4 (3.54%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.65%) SCOM
3 3 (2.65%) vMotion
4 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.88%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.88%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 57 (50.44%) Microsoft
1 57 (50.44%) VMware
2 15 (13.27%) NetApp
3 10 (8.85%) Cisco
4 8 (7.08%) F5
4 8 (7.08%) HP
5 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.42%) Dell
6 4 (3.54%) Oracle
6 4 (3.54%) Symantec
7 3 (2.65%) Altiris
7 3 (2.65%) Apple
7 3 (2.65%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.65%) Google
7 3 (2.65%) IBM
7 3 (2.65%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.77%) Brocade
8 2 (1.77%) Ivanti
8 2 (1.77%) Juniper
8 2 (1.77%) Riverbed