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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 15 27
Rank change year-on-year -29 +12  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.47% 9.23% 6.14%
As % of the Vendors category 5.76% 21.21% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 14
Median daily rate £300 £180 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% +3.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £133 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +1.53% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 27 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -10.60% -  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 243 198 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 60.15% 43.52% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 88 111
Median daily rate £425 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 11
Median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.75% -48.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £19.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Essex

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Essex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Essex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Essex

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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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -1 9 £300 -
Chelmsford +8 1 £525 +218.18% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £300 -
Citrix
East of England

Citrix
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 13 (38.24%) MS Office
4 13 (38.24%) XenApp
5 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 9 (26.47%) SCCM
6 9 (26.47%) Windows 8
7 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
7 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
9 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
9 5 (14.71%) Firewall
9 5 (14.71%) Migration
9 5 (14.71%) VMware
9 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (11.76%) CCNP
10 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
11 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
11 3 (8.82%) Cisco
11 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
11 3 (8.82%) F5
11 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
11 3 (8.82%) Finance
11 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (8.82%) MOS

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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Office
2 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.88%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) DSL
2 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.88%) Frame Relay
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) MPLS
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) BGP
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.94%) DMVPN
3 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.94%) NetScreen
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) OSPF
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) German Language
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Front Office
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Support Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Help Desk Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Help Desk Support
3 8 (23.53%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (17.65%) Citrix Support
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Support Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Support
6 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Citrix Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (8.82%) Citrix Support Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.88%) Architect
9 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
1 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 8
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.94%) DevOps
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Network Design
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) VBA
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CCNP
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) MOS
3 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCSE
4 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) XenApp
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (5.88%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) F5
4 2 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Apple
5 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.94%) Imperva
5 1 (2.94%) Infoblox
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Novell
5 1 (2.94%) Veeam
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