Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 56 67
Rank change year-on-year -20 +11 -38
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 42 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.20% 2.75% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 5.35% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 16
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £260 £114 £159
90th Percentile £593 £550 £438
East of England median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +4.29% +7.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £23.25 £12.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.00% -45.65% +6.98%
10th Percentile £17.85 £12.25 £13.30
90th Percentile £27.00 £12.75 £33.10
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 779 785 685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 54.86% 51.48% 49.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 376 357
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +1.27% -4.24%
10th Percentile £190 £200 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £430 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +1.18% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 56 37
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.13 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +20.69% -30.95%
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.25 £9.70
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.38 £44.05
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +3.03% -7.04% -15.50%

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 20 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 9 £500 +11.11% 6
Watford +10 4 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead -3 1 - -
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) SCCM
5 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 7 (41.18%) Office 365
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 10
6 6 (35.29%) XenApp
6 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (23.53%) HP
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Symantec
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
7 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Skype
7 4 (23.53%) OneDrive
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (17.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Disk Encryption
8 3 (17.65%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (17.65%) BitLocker
8 3 (17.65%) Build Automation

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 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 4 (23.53%) OneDrive
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Skype
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Deployment Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Designer
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) HP Superdome
1 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) HPUX
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) VMS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Build Automation
2 3 (17.65%) Commercial Awareness
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 3 (17.65%) Disk Encryption
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Antivirus Management
3 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Domain Models
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) VBScript
3 2 (11.76%) VBA
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) CNE
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (17.65%) MCP
3 3 (17.65%) MCSA
3 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) Novell Certification
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) XenApp
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
4 3 (17.65%) BitLocker
4 3 (17.65%) Terminal Server
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperic
4 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec
3 3 (17.65%) McAfee
3 3 (17.65%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) Sophos
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) BT
5 1 (5.88%) Computacenter
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) FireEye
5 1 (5.88%) Intel
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds