The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 25 June 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 33 42
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.48% 4.02% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 5.84% 8.15% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Median daily rate £323 £519 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.83% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £356 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £638 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.68% +8.57%  

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 Gloucestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 137 233 171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 42.55% 49.26% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 126 118
Median daily rate £333 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.25 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cheltenham +10 3 - -
Gloucester -9 1 - -
Citrix
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 16 (72.73%) Windows
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) DNS
4 8 (36.36%) DHCP
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (18.18%) Change Control
8 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
8 4 (18.18%) DBS Check
8 4 (18.18%) Network Management
8 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Wireless
8 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 4 (18.18%) Apple
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
9 3 (13.64%) Veritas
9 3 (13.64%) Apache
9 3 (13.64%) SLA
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MS Access
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Support
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (9.09%) Solaris
8 2 (9.09%) Unix
9 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Change Control
1 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
1 4 (18.18%) Network Management
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) DBS Check
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) Netcool
2 2 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (9.09%) Unicenter
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Apple
4 3 (13.64%) Veritas
5 2 (9.09%) EMC
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Meridio
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle