The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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 Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 29 40
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.49% 2.68% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 6.54% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £125 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year -23.68% +12.29%  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 104 107 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 38.66% 41.00% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 71 66
Median daily rate £300 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +14.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £189 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £11.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £12.00 £28.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Leicestershire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Leicestershire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Leicestershire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 3 £125 -54.54% 1
Citrix
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Data Security
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Sophos
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) vSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Meraki
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Aruba
6 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (11.11%) G Suite
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) VMS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
2 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Meraki
3 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) Altiris
4 1 (11.11%) Aruba
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Northgate
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds