Period
to 20 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 48 48
Rank change year-on-year -34 0 -24
Contract jobs citing Citrix 19 48 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.19% 3.72% 2.98%
As % of the Vendors category 2.34% 7.86% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 29
Hertfordshire median daily rate £275 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.03% -3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £138 £181 £205
90th Percentile £392 £575 £588
East of England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £21.50
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 813 611 751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.72% 47.29% 52.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 316 379
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £173 £213 £219
90th Percentile £550 £581 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 55 35
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -32.47%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.07 £8.25
90th Percentile £46.25 £35.90 £21.35
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -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 August 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 August 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 -7 8 £350 -9.68% 7
Watford +1 7 £350 +17.65% 3
Stevenage -15 2 £160 -69.52%
Hemel Hempstead -12 1 £275 -9.84% 1
Citrix
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) LAN
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 5 (26.32%) DHCP
5 5 (26.32%) DNS
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
6 4 (21.05%) 802.1X
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (21.05%) VMware NSX
6 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 4 (21.05%) OSPF
6 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
6 4 (21.05%) Advertising
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
6 4 (21.05%) Riverbed
6 4 (21.05%) F5
7 3 (15.79%) XenApp
7 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Migration

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 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Akamai
1 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
3 4 (21.05%) MPLS
3 4 (21.05%) OSPF
3 4 (21.05%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
5 2 (10.53%) BGP
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) GLBP
5 2 (10.53%) IGRP
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) Multicast
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security
5 2 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (10.53%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix Support
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) 802.1X
2 2 (10.53%) ADSI
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) LDAP
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) PKI
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Network Management
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) The Twelve-Factor App
3 2 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) SIEM
4 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCP
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CCDE
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE Data Center
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware NSX
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) F5
3 4 (21.05%) Riverbed
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Arista
5 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
5 2 (10.53%) Brocade
5 2 (10.53%) McAfee
5 2 (10.53%) Zscaler
6 1 (5.26%) Aruba
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.26%) Meraki
6 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) Tufin