Period
to 21 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 April 2019 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 45 70
Rank change year-on-year +3 +25 -12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 198 170 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.22% 4.55% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 10.79% 8.56% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 76 70
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £139 £250
90th Percentile £575 £496 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.32% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.40 £12.25 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.65% -31.49% +17.73%
South East median hourly rate £28.95 £14.50 £17.88
% change year-on-year +99.66% -18.90% +10.78%

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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,835 1,986 1,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 48.35% 53.16% 54.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,176 1,089 1,248
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -0.60% +7.10%
10th Percentile £300 £243 £263
90th Percentile £588 £531 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 87 98
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.91 £18.38 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.56% -2.67% -13.20%
10th Percentile £10.15 £10.50 £11.78
90th Percentile £55.00 £46.69 £49.28
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.90% +11.29% -11.43%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Hampshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Hampshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Hampshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Hampshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in Hampshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. 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
Winchester -1 26 £396 +5.47%
Havant -1 22 £413 -15.82%
Southampton -7 20 £375 +1.01%
Portsmouth -6 16 £510 +325.00% 1
Farnborough +6 15 £450 +221.43%
Fareham -4 13 £145 -27.50%
Gosport -13 9 £378 -
Hook - 6 £525 -
Basingstoke -9 4 - - 3
Eastleigh -2 2 - -
Aldershot -14 1 £425 +11.84%
Andover - 1 - -
Fleet - 1 £410 -
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 123 (62.12%) Microsoft
1 123 (62.12%) VMware
2 112 (56.57%) Active Directory
3 109 (55.05%) Windows
4 71 (35.86%) ITIL
4 71 (35.86%) Windows Server
5 59 (29.80%) NetScaler
6 53 (26.77%) Cisco
7 51 (25.76%) Hyper-V
8 50 (25.25%) SCCM
8 50 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 50 (25.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 45 (22.73%) Office 365
10 44 (22.22%) Linux
11 43 (21.72%) VMware Infrastructure
12 42 (21.21%) DNS
13 40 (20.20%) Migration
14 39 (19.70%) Windows 10
15 38 (19.19%) PowerShell
15 38 (19.19%) Security Cleared
16 37 (18.69%) XenDesktop
17 36 (18.18%) SC Cleared
18 35 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
19 34 (17.17%) XenApp
19 34 (17.17%) Firewall
19 34 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (17.17%) Skype for Business
20 32 (16.16%) Skype
20 32 (16.16%) Microsoft Certification
20 32 (16.16%) MCSE

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 34 (17.17%) Skype for Business
2 17 (8.59%) MS Exchange
3 14 (7.07%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.57%) IIS
5 6 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.51%) Apache
8 1 (0.51%) Hyperledger
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 50 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (22.73%) Office 365
3 26 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (12.63%) SaaS
5 22 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (8.59%) PaaS
7 7 (3.54%) IaaS
7 7 (3.54%) Yammer
8 6 (3.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.02%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.51%) AtomSphere
10 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.51%) Boomi
10 1 (0.51%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (29.80%) NetScaler
2 42 (21.21%) DNS
3 34 (17.17%) Firewall
4 32 (16.16%) Skype
5 28 (14.14%) DHCP
6 21 (10.61%) VLAN
7 20 (10.10%) SAN
8 18 (9.09%) Network Security
9 13 (6.57%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (6.57%) iSCSI
10 7 (3.54%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (3.54%) SMTP
11 5 (2.53%) Internet
12 4 (2.02%) VPN
13 3 (1.52%) LAN
13 3 (1.52%) WAN
14 2 (1.01%) Broadband
14 2 (1.01%) HTTP
14 2 (1.01%) Intranet
14 2 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.01%) GIS
3 1 (0.51%) Big Data
3 1 (0.51%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.51%) Cloudera CDH
3 1 (0.51%) DB2
3 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (4.04%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.51%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.51%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (0.51%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.01%) Finance
2 2 (1.01%) Military
3 1 (0.51%) Electronics
3 1 (0.51%) Local Government
3 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (13.13%) Architect
3 19 (9.60%) Network Engineer
4 18 (9.09%) Administrator
5 17 (8.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.58%) Analyst
6 15 (7.58%) Security Engineer
6 15 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (6.57%) IT Support
7 13 (6.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (5.56%) Splunk Administrator
8 11 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.05%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (5.05%) Consultant
9 10 (5.05%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 10 (5.05%) Service Desk Support
10 9 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (4.55%) First Line Help Desk Support
10 9 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
10 9 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.55%) Middleware
2 8 (4.04%) HTML
3 7 (3.54%) .NET
3 7 (3.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.51%) Anaconda
4 1 (0.51%) Apache FOP
4 1 (0.51%) CSS
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.51%) SOAP
4 1 (0.51%) Web Services
4 1 (0.51%) XML
4 1 (0.51%) XSL
4 1 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 18 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 17 (8.59%) Clustering
4 15 (7.58%) PKI
5 13 (6.57%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.56%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.54%) CMDB
8 6 (3.03%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.01%) DataPower
9 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.01%) Replication
9 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.51%) HACMP
10 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 109 (55.05%) Windows
2 71 (35.86%) Windows Server
3 44 (22.22%) Linux
4 39 (19.70%) Windows 10
5 35 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (8.59%) Unix
8 12 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.54%) CentOS
10 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.52%) AIX
11 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.51%) Check Point GAiA
12 1 (0.51%) Solaris
12 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (35.86%) ITIL
2 50 (25.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 40 (20.20%) Migration
4 29 (14.65%) PRINCE2
5 28 (14.14%) Incident Management
6 25 (12.63%) Change Management
7 24 (12.12%) Performance Management
8 22 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (10.10%) Service Management
10 17 (8.59%) Application Packaging
10 17 (8.59%) Problem Management
11 16 (8.08%) High Availability
11 16 (8.08%) TOGAF
12 14 (7.07%) Performance Monitoring
12 14 (7.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 13 (6.57%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 13 (6.57%) Availability Management
13 13 (6.57%) Server Virtualisation
13 13 (6.57%) SIEM
13 13 (6.57%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.19%) PowerShell
2 23 (11.62%) SQL
3 9 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.04%) VBScript
5 2 (1.01%) Java
6 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.51%) Python
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (19.19%) Security Cleared
2 36 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 32 (16.16%) MCSE
3 32 (16.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (15.66%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (12.63%) Degree
6 24 (12.12%) CCNA
7 22 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
8 21 (10.61%) CCA
9 16 (8.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 13 (6.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (6.06%) TOGAF Certification
12 8 (4.04%) ISEB
12 8 (4.04%) ISTQB
13 7 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (3.54%) MCITP
14 5 (2.53%) CCSE
15 4 (2.02%) DV Cleared
16 3 (1.52%) CCSA
17 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.01%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 112 (56.57%) Active Directory
2 51 (25.76%) Hyper-V
3 43 (21.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (18.69%) XenDesktop
5 34 (17.17%) XenApp
6 29 (14.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 25 (12.63%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (12.63%) XenServer
8 15 (7.58%) vSphere
9 9 (4.55%) DFS Replication
10 6 (3.03%) Xen
11 2 (1.01%) BitLocker
11 2 (1.01%) Docker
12 1 (0.51%) HDFS
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 50 (25.25%) SCCM
2 25 (12.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (9.60%) SCOM
4 16 (8.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 9 (4.55%) Nessus
6 8 (4.04%) Puppet
6 8 (4.04%) Terraform
7 7 (3.54%) Ansible
7 7 (3.54%) HP ALM
7 7 (3.54%) Packer
8 6 (3.03%) XenMobile
9 3 (1.52%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.51%) Consul
11 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.51%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.51%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 123 (62.12%) Microsoft
1 123 (62.12%) VMware
2 53 (26.77%) Cisco
3 28 (14.14%) Dell
4 26 (13.13%) McAfee
5 25 (12.63%) Oracle
6 20 (10.10%) ServiceNow
7 19 (9.60%) Red Hat
8 17 (8.59%) CheckPoint
9 14 (7.07%) HP
9 14 (7.07%) Splunk
10 12 (6.06%) Veeam
11 10 (5.05%) Palo Alto
12 9 (4.55%) Qualys
13 7 (3.54%) CA
14 4 (2.02%) Ivanti
15 3 (1.52%) Meraki
15 3 (1.52%) Symantec
16 2 (1.01%) Okta
16 2 (1.01%) Sophos