Period
to 21 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 62 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -32 +28
Contract jobs citing Citrix 42 31 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.77% 2.23% 5.32%
As % of the Vendors category 5.34% 4.57% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 43
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.46%
10th Percentile £114 £159 £253
90th Percentile £550 £438 £565
East of England median daily rate £350 £325 £360
% change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72% +30.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 16
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £23.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.65% +6.98% +38.71%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.30 £10.50
90th Percentile £12.75 £33.10 £23.25
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 786 678 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 51.78% 48.78% 53.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 355 362
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £395 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -4.53% +10.33%
10th Percentile £200 £205 £210
90th Percentile £577 £537 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 68
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -30.95% +37.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.70 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.38 £44.05 £41.25
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £21.01
% change year-on-year -7.04% -15.50% +10.55%

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 January 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 January 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 +14 20 £450 +16.13% 8
Hemel Hempstead -1 5 £450 +12.50% 10
Stevenage -5 3 £140 - 1
Watford -15 3 - - 4
Citrix
East of England

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

1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 29 (69.05%) VMware
3 28 (66.67%) Windows
4 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
4 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (52.38%) XenApp
6 20 (47.62%) SCCM
7 18 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 18 (42.86%) XenDesktop
8 16 (38.10%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 15 (35.71%) SharePoint
10 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 14 (33.33%) Office 365
11 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (30.95%) Skype for Business
11 13 (30.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 13 (30.95%) Skype
11 13 (30.95%) OneDrive
11 13 (30.95%) BitLocker
11 13 (30.95%) Disk Encryption
11 13 (30.95%) Ivanti
11 13 (30.95%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (30.95%) CESG
11 13 (30.95%) Altiris
11 13 (30.95%) VBScript
11 13 (30.95%) Symantec
11 13 (30.95%) Norton AntiVirus
12 11 (26.19%) User Experience
13 8 (19.05%) Presales

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 15 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 13 (30.95%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Office 365
2 13 (30.95%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Skype
2 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (9.52%) NAS
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
5 2 (4.76%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) DNS
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.38%) SNMP
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) AutoIt
2 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Publishing
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Consultant
2 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (11.90%) CyberArk Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) SCCM Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) CyberArk Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Deployment Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) CESG
2 11 (26.19%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Derivative
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.76%) Kali Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 13 (30.95%) Disk Encryption
3 8 (19.05%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (19.05%) Presales
4 7 (16.67%) Network Design
5 5 (11.90%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (11.90%) Task Automation
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 4 (9.52%) Privileged Access Management
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.76%) High Availability
8 2 (4.76%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 13 (30.95%) VBScript
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) CISSP
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) CCSP
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CISM
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
1 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (52.38%) XenApp
3 18 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 13 (30.95%) BitLocker
4 13 (30.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (14.29%) vSphere
6 5 (11.90%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (9.52%) VMware NSX
8 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (47.62%) SCCM
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (30.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (30.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (11.90%) PowerCLI
4 2 (4.76%) Ansible
4 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.76%) Nessus
4 2 (4.76%) Puppet
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.38%) Nagios
5 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) SCOM
5 1 (2.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 29 (69.05%) VMware
3 13 (30.95%) Altiris
3 13 (30.95%) Ivanti
3 13 (30.95%) Symantec
4 5 (11.90%) CyberArk
5 2 (4.76%) Computacenter
5 2 (4.76%) Lotus
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Qualys
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds