Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 89 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -74 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 23 11 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.14% 1.39% 9.07%
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 2.75% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 30
Essex median daily rate £245 - £313
10th Percentile £161 - £102
90th Percentile £485 - £438
East of England median daily rate £378 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.86% +6.06% -8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 44
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £17.25 £17.25 £18.83
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 605 400 533
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 56.33% 50.57% 60.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 258 297
Essex median daily rate £520 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.46% +46.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £216 £304 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £503
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 101
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.47 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.21% -13.34% -
10th Percentile £10.71 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £39.38 £43.53 £42.84
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.55% -19.51%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Essex over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 November 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
Colchester +4 15 £175 -
Epping - 1 £175 -
Grays - 1 £550 -
Brentwood - 1 £450 -
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
4 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
5 8 (34.78%) Windows 8
6 7 (30.43%) XenApp
7 6 (26.09%) ITIL
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (21.74%) SCCM
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) MCSE
9 4 (17.39%) MCSA
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) Office 365
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
10 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.04%) SCOM
10 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
10 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (8.70%) Finance

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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) VSAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Support Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Active Directory Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Active Directory Support
4 7 (30.43%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Citrix Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Citrix Support
4 7 (30.43%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (30.43%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Project Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows 8
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Android
6 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Storage Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Document Management
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) People Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCSA
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) XenApp
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) VMware NSX
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.35%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris
4 1 (4.35%) Apple