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 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 34 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.77% 1.83% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 4.17% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £111 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -63.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +3.07% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

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 134 120 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 47.35% 43.96% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 50 77
Median daily rate £305 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.90% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 8
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.30% +7.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.82 £10.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 -6 3 - - 1
Hinckley - 2 - -
Citrix
East Midlands

Citrix
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Sophos
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) EqualLogic
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) Meraki
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Local Government
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003

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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Security
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Chat Support
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) EqualLogic
2 3 (42.86%) Sophos
2 3 (42.86%) Veeam
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft