Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 18 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -71 +4 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 80 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.40% 9.12% 7.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 15.18% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 30 17
Essex median daily rate - £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.88% +23.08%
East of England median daily rate £350 £330 £363
% change year-on-year +6.06% -8.97% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 44 35
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £17.25 £18.83 £19.50
East of 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 Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 397 527 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 50.51% 60.09% 43.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 294 274
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £304 £220 £223
90th Percentile £600 £504 £525
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 98 78
Essex median hourly rate £16.47 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.34% - +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £43.53 £42.84 £41.13
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -19.51% -2.38%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Essex

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Essex

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Essex

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 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
Colchester -4 5 - -
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Essex region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Office 365
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) CISSP
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) Degree

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Domino
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix Support
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Support
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus