Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 46 58
Rank change year-on-year -39 +12 -24
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 55 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.94% 3.64% 2.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 7.51% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 34 21
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.28% +0.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £145 £114 £181
90th Percentile £500 £501 £475
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.50 - £33.50
10th Percentile £17.45 - £31.75
90th Percentile £19.55 - £35.25
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 840 732 744
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.86% 48.51% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 359 387
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.74% +7.47% -6.25%
10th Percentile £170 £205 £213
90th Percentile £550 £575 £518
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 60 33
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.65 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.01% +7.44% -25.96%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.85 £8.45
90th Percentile £44.35 £46.05 £42.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% - -19.51%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Watford +5 8 £350 +14.75% 4
Hatfield -15 5 £360 -10.00% 9
Stevenage - 1 £175 - 4
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) SCCM
4 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) Skype
6 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
6 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (20.00%) OneDrive
7 3 (20.00%) BitLocker
7 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) VBScript
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V

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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Skype
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) BGP-4
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) VXLAN
3 2 (13.33%) WLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Deployment Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.67%) ADSI
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Antivirus Management
2 2 (13.33%) Build Automation
2 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (13.33%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCDE
1 2 (13.33%) CCIE
1 2 (13.33%) CCIE Data Center
1 2 (13.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (20.00%) BitLocker
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
6 2 (13.33%) VMware NSX
7 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Brocade
4 2 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) SAP