Period
to 21 January 2020

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 6 months to 21 January 2020 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
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 47 51
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.54% 3.35% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.66% 7.81% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £335 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.08% -7.14% +211.11%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £310
90th Percentile £423 £535 £390
South West median daily rate £380 £400 £313
% change year-on-year -5.00% +28.00% +33.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £160.00 - £17.50
10th Percentile £155.00 - £16.75
90th Percentile £165.00 - £18.25
South West median hourly rate £160.00 £39.78 £17.50
% change year-on-year +302.26% +127.29% +41.41%

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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 236 333 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 33.10% 42.97% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 187 109
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £450 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.43% +8.67%
10th Percentile £145 £308 £213
90th Percentile £551 £563 £540
South West median daily rate £439 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.40% +6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 23
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £48.37 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.84% +46.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £17.50 £10.92 £10.20
90th Percentile £62.70 £48.75 £40.75
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year -11.95% +67.37% +2.65%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 21 January 2020.

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 6 months to 21 January 2020. 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
Gloucester -4 5 £325 - 2
Cheltenham -5 2 £515 -1.67% 2
Citrix
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) XenApp
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Azure
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (27.27%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Office 365
6 3 (27.27%) Middleware
6 3 (27.27%) AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
7 2 (18.18%) SCCM
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Skype
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
7 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
7 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (9.09%) Android

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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Azure
2 3 (27.27%) AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage