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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
South East / Hampshire
Rank 69 46 53
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 47 85 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.56% 3.91% 3.31%
As % of the Vendors category 4.87% 7.39% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 33
Median daily rate £343 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% -5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £290 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £530 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £328 £375
% change year-on-year -0.45% -12.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.19 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.22% +26.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.93
% change year-on-year -15.15% +3.61%  

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 Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 965 1150 958
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 52.53% 52.85% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 744 507
Median daily rate £425 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.19 £50.00 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Hampshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Hook +7 8 £350 +5.42%
Southampton +6 5 £289 -7.60% 3
Fareham -5 5 £200 -46.66% 3
Havant 0 4 £325 -
Portsmouth -9 3 £363 +3.20%
Winchester -10 1 £425 +18.05%
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 67 (63.21%) Windows
2 47 (44.34%) VMware
3 46 (43.40%) Active Directory
4 41 (38.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (37.74%) Microsoft
6 38 (35.85%) Windows Server
7 34 (32.08%) NetScaler
8 31 (29.25%) PowerShell
9 29 (27.36%) XenApp
9 29 (27.36%) Linux
10 28 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
12 25 (23.58%) XenServer
13 23 (21.70%) XenDesktop
14 22 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (20.75%) Skype for Business
15 20 (18.87%) DNS
16 19 (17.92%) Cisco
17 18 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
17 18 (16.98%) vSphere
18 17 (16.04%) Windows 7
18 17 (16.04%) SCCM
18 17 (16.04%) Microsoft App-V
19 16 (15.09%) Change Management
19 16 (15.09%) SQL
19 16 (15.09%) Security Cleared
20 15 (14.15%) Hyper-V
20 15 (14.15%) CheckPoint
20 15 (14.15%) Clustering
21 14 (13.21%) Firewall

Citrix
Top Related 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 22 (20.75%) Skype for Business
2 8 (7.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.66%) IIS
3 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
1 7 (6.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (9.43%) Office 365
2 5 (4.72%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (4.72%) IaaS
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.08%) NetScaler
2 20 (18.87%) DNS
3 14 (13.21%) Firewall
4 12 (11.32%) Wireless
5 10 (9.43%) DHCP
5 10 (9.43%) Network Security
5 10 (9.43%) SAN
6 9 (8.49%) IPsec
6 9 (8.49%) SSL
7 8 (7.55%) NAS
8 7 (6.60%) Skype
8 7 (6.60%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.60%) VPN
9 3 (2.83%) LAN
9 3 (2.83%) WAN
10 2 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.94%) FTP
11 1 (0.94%) HTTP
11 1 (0.94%) Internet
11 1 (0.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.26%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.72%) DB2
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) AdminStudio
1 4 (3.77%) MSI
2 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.66%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) French Language
2 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 2 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.04%) Analyst
2 12 (11.32%) Citrix Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Architect
3 11 (10.38%) Support Analyst
4 10 (9.43%) Designer
4 10 (9.43%) Solutions Designer
5 9 (8.49%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Applications Packager
6 8 (7.55%) Network Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Service Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (3.77%) IT Support
10 4 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
11 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.83%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.83%) Middleware
3 2 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.94%) OAuth
4 1 (0.94%) OpenID
4 1 (0.94%) REST
4 1 (0.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Clustering
2 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.72%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.72%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) PKI
3 4 (3.77%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.83%) iPad
4 3 (2.83%) Replication
5 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) DataPower
6 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (63.21%) Windows
2 41 (38.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (35.85%) Windows Server
4 29 (27.36%) Linux
5 28 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (16.04%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (8.49%) Windows 10
7 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (7.55%) Solaris
9 7 (6.60%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.72%) AIX
10 5 (4.72%) Unix
11 3 (2.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.09%) Change Management
2 13 (12.26%) Customer Requirements
2 13 (12.26%) ITIL
2 13 (12.26%) TOGAF
3 12 (11.32%) Server Building
4 10 (9.43%) Configuration Management
5 9 (8.49%) Load Balancing
6 8 (7.55%) Email Filtering
6 8 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (7.55%) Software Distribution
6 8 (7.55%) Web Filtering
7 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.66%) Migration
9 5 (4.72%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (4.72%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.77%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (3.77%) Service Management
10 4 (3.77%) Validation
11 3 (2.83%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.25%) PowerShell
2 16 (15.09%) SQL
3 2 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.66%) Degree
3 6 (5.66%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.83%) MCSE
6 2 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.94%) CCNA
7 1 (0.94%) CCSE
7 1 (0.94%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.94%) MCITP
7 1 (0.94%) MCSD
7 1 (0.94%) RHCE
7 1 (0.94%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 29 (27.36%) XenApp
3 25 (23.58%) XenServer
4 23 (21.70%) XenDesktop
5 22 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (16.98%) vSphere
7 17 (16.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (14.15%) Hyper-V
9 8 (7.55%) Terminal Services
10 6 (5.66%) Firmware
11 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.94%) Docker
12 1 (0.94%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (16.04%) SCCM
2 11 (10.38%) Tivoli
3 8 (7.55%) Netcool
3 8 (7.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (5.66%) EdgeSight
4 6 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.77%) SafeCom
6 3 (2.83%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.94%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.94%) Puppet
7 1 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 47 (44.34%) VMware
2 40 (37.74%) Microsoft
3 19 (17.92%) Cisco
4 15 (14.15%) CheckPoint
5 13 (12.26%) Dell
5 13 (12.26%) Extreme Networks
6 11 (10.38%) Veritas
7 8 (7.55%) HP
8 6 (5.66%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.72%) IBM
10 4 (3.77%) Avaya
10 4 (3.77%) IronPort
11 3 (2.83%) BT
11 3 (2.83%) Sophos
11 3 (2.83%) Symantec
12 2 (1.89%) Adobe
12 2 (1.89%) Altiris
12 2 (1.89%) Google
12 2 (1.89%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.89%) SAP