Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 71 60
Rank change year-on-year +21 -11 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 132 111 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.71% 2.85% 3.35%
As % of the Vendors category 6.90% 5.12% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 78 100
Hampshire median daily rate £408 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.85% -2.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £143 £250 £248
90th Percentile £510 £504 £488
South East median daily rate £375 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +11.94% +3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £21.75 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.23% - +24.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £17.50 £16.35
90th Percentile £16.00 £39.00 £27.35
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £18.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.20% +5.50% +9.38%

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 1912 2170 2241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 53.75% 55.66% 50.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1363 1330
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.32%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £543 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 110 118
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.49% +9.87% +26.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.99 £12.43
90th Percentile £45.00 £55.63 £47.60
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%

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 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Basingstoke -4 23 £457 -8.70%
Winchester +24 16 £400 -20.00% 2
Southampton +7 13 £375 +7.14% 8
Havant 0 12 £425 +70.00% 1
Fareham +5 8 £145 -57.04% 2
Portsmouth -15 6 £120 -68.00%
Aldershot - 2 - -
Hook +3 1 £450 +63.64%
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 83 (62.88%) Windows
2 76 (57.58%) NetScaler
3 65 (49.24%) Microsoft
4 57 (43.18%) Firewall
5 53 (40.15%) VMware
6 47 (35.61%) Windows Server
7 43 (32.58%) Skype for Business
8 39 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (29.55%) Cisco
9 38 (28.79%) Active Directory
9 38 (28.79%) XenDesktop
10 37 (28.03%) Hyper-V
11 36 (27.27%) XenServer
11 36 (27.27%) PowerShell
12 35 (26.52%) TOGAF
13 32 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
14 30 (22.73%) DNS
15 29 (21.97%) Linux
16 28 (21.21%) Security Cleared
17 24 (18.18%) PaaS
17 24 (18.18%) SC Cleared
17 24 (18.18%) IaaS
18 18 (13.64%) SSL
18 18 (13.64%) CheckPoint
19 17 (12.88%) DHCP
19 17 (12.88%) Windows 10
20 16 (12.12%) Windows 7
20 16 (12.12%) Network Security
20 16 (12.12%) WAN
21 15 (11.36%) Load Balancing

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 43 (32.58%) Skype for Business
2 9 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.03%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.18%) IaaS
1 24 (18.18%) PaaS
2 9 (6.82%) Office 365
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (57.58%) NetScaler
2 57 (43.18%) Firewall
3 30 (22.73%) DNS
4 18 (13.64%) SSL
5 17 (12.88%) DHCP
6 16 (12.12%) Network Security
6 16 (12.12%) WAN
7 13 (9.85%) VPN
8 12 (9.09%) Wireless
9 11 (8.33%) Internet
10 8 (6.06%) SAN
10 8 (6.06%) Skype
11 5 (3.79%) BGP
11 5 (3.79%) LAN
11 5 (3.79%) OSPF
12 4 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (2.27%) SMTP
13 3 (2.27%) Tactical Data Link
14 2 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MSI
General
1 5 (3.79%) Military
2 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.52%) Finance
2 2 (1.52%) Publishing
2 2 (1.52%) Retail
2 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (26.52%) Architect
2 28 (21.21%) Designer
2 28 (21.21%) Solutions Designer
3 19 (14.39%) Network Engineer
4 18 (13.64%) Analyst
5 13 (9.85%) Service Analyst
5 13 (9.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.58%) Citrix Designer
7 10 (7.58%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) IT Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (5.30%) IT Support
10 6 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
10 6 (4.55%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 5 (3.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.61%) Regular Expression
2 5 (3.79%) Middleware
3 1 (0.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.30%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (2.27%) DataPower
3 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.76%) Clustering
4 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.76%) PKI
4 1 (0.76%) Replication
4 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 83 (62.88%) Windows
2 47 (35.61%) Windows Server
3 39 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (21.97%) Linux
5 17 (12.88%) Windows 10
6 16 (12.12%) Windows 7
7 13 (9.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (9.85%) Unix
8 12 (9.09%) CentOS
9 9 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (4.55%) AIX
10 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.03%) Android
11 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.27%) Solaris
13 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.52%) TOGAF
2 15 (11.36%) Load Balancing
3 14 (10.61%) Email Filtering
3 14 (10.61%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (9.85%) Customer Requirements
4 13 (9.85%) System Testing
4 13 (9.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 9 (6.82%) Boundary Protection
5 9 (6.82%) ITIL
6 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.30%) Scrum
7 6 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.79%) Change Management
8 5 (3.79%) IT Strategy
8 5 (3.79%) Network Architecture
9 4 (3.03%) DevOps
9 4 (3.03%) Migration
9 4 (3.03%) SOA
10 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.03%) SQL
3 2 (1.52%) Java
4 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 24 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.27%) CCNA
5 3 (2.27%) CCNP
5 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.52%) CCDP
6 2 (1.52%) CCIE
6 2 (1.52%) CCSA
6 2 (1.52%) CCSE
6 2 (1.52%) Degree
6 2 (1.52%) MCSE
7 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.76%) CCA
7 1 (0.76%) CCEA
7 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.79%) JSP 440
3 4 (3.03%) SLA
4 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 38 (28.79%) Active Directory
1 38 (28.79%) XenDesktop
2 37 (28.03%) Hyper-V
3 36 (27.27%) XenServer
4 32 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (9.85%) XenApp
6 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (5.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.03%) Docker
8 4 (3.03%) vSphere
9 2 (1.52%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.52%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) SCCM
2 2 (1.52%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.52%) SCOM
3 1 (0.76%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.76%) Netcool
3 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 65 (49.24%) Microsoft
2 53 (40.15%) VMware
3 39 (29.55%) Cisco
4 18 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 14 (10.61%) Dell
5 14 (10.61%) Juniper
6 13 (9.85%) Extreme Networks
7 9 (6.82%) Forcepoint
8 8 (6.06%) ServiceNow
9 5 (3.79%) HP
9 5 (3.79%) IBM
9 5 (3.79%) Oracle
10 3 (2.27%) AppSense
10 3 (2.27%) Fujitsu
10 3 (2.27%) IronPort
10 3 (2.27%) Symantec
11 2 (1.52%) Infoblox
11 2 (1.52%) NetApp
11 2 (1.52%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.76%) Veritas