Period
to 21 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 June 2018 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 51 42
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 29 39 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.98% 3.17% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 6.85% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 32
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% -7.88% +3.13%
10th Percentile £135 £283 £262
90th Percentile £500 £586 £631
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.86% +73.04%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £19.75
90th Percentile £13.00 £13.75 £23.25
East of England median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.45% -12.12% -

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 767 569 659
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.46% 46.26% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 299 328
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £177 £194 £257
90th Percentile £550 £564 £532
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 48 34
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +1.42% -10.64%
10th Percentile £11.48 £10.47 £7.97
90th Percentile £40.50 £44.13 £39.28
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -3.03% -17.50%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Hertfordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Hatfield +3 11 £355 -5.33% 3
Hemel Hempstead -5 7 £275 +71.88% 2
Watford -8 4 £350 +17.65% 4
Stevenage -10 3 £145 -72.38%
Hitchin - 1 - -
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (37.93%) VPN
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) VMware
6 7 (24.14%) ITIL
7 6 (20.69%) IBM Notes
7 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco
7 6 (20.69%) Lotus
7 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
8 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
8 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
8 5 (17.24%) SLA
8 5 (17.24%) Advertising
8 5 (17.24%) XenApp
8 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
9 4 (13.79%) Network Security
9 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
9 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
9 4 (13.79%) Firewall
9 4 (13.79%) DNS
9 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.79%) LAN
9 4 (13.79%) WAN
9 4 (13.79%) DHCP
9 4 (13.79%) MCSE
9 4 (13.79%) Linux

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (20.69%) IBM Notes
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Akamai
1 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) VPN
2 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.90%) DWDM
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) IPsec
4 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
4 2 (6.90%) MPLS
4 2 (6.90%) OSPF
4 2 (6.90%) SNMP
4 2 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (17.24%) Advertising
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Support
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Support
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) 802.1X
1 2 (6.90%) ADSI
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
1 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) iPad
4 2 (6.90%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Derivative
4 2 (6.90%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) CESG
5 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.45%) Kali Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Unix
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Network Management
4 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.90%) SIEM
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) C
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCNP
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (13.79%) MCSE
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
2 3 (10.34%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) XenApp
2 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.45%) Nessus
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco
3 6 (20.69%) Lotus
4 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) Arista
5 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.90%) F5
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.90%) Zscaler
6 1 (3.45%) Altiris
6 1 (3.45%) Aruba
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) Meraki
6 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.45%) Tufin