Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 63 54
Rank change year-on-year +32 -9 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 21 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.90% 2.51% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.50% 5.90% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 11
Median daily rate £310 £515 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.81% +87.27% -14.06%
10th Percentile £285 £451 £195
90th Percentile £441 £650 £338
South West median daily rate £400 £390 £325
% change year-on-year +2.56% +20.00% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £38.55 £14.92 £37.55
% change year-on-year +158.34% -60.27% +15.54%

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 123 356 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 44.57% 42.48% 41.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 189 131
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £161 £300 £248
90th Percentile £650 £615 £563
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 52 22
Median hourly rate £19.21 £46.25 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.46% +3.93% +154.29%
10th Percentile £10.69 £16.39 £16.34
90th Percentile £36.25 £57.25 £52.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +52.73% -28.57%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Citrix in Gloucestershire.

Daily rate trend for Citrix in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix in Gloucestershire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Citrix in Gloucestershire.

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 7 August 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 +19 3 £335 -11.84%
Cheltenham +6 3 £413 -19.90% 1
Citrix
South West

For the 6 months to 7 August 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Ivanti
5 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (25.00%) Presales
6 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (12.50%) Azure
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (12.50%) Office 365
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) SQL

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto