Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 68 83
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 -44
Contract jobs citing Citrix 35 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.09% 1.55% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 3.20% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 27
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +53.85% +62.50%
10th Percentile £340 £308 £262
90th Percentile £540 £550 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -7.37% +46.15% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -25.00% +130.77%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +166.67% -25.00% +118.18%

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 822 593 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 49.10% 48.25% 44.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 347 350
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.74% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £249 £200
90th Percentile £531 £550 £539
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 29 30
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £10.80 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -28.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.40 £18.55 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.13 £11.25 £16.07
% change year-on-year +52.22% -29.99% +23.62%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Milton Keynes

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 23 (65.71%) VMware
3 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 16 (45.71%) ITIL
5 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
7 11 (31.43%) ITIL V3
7 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
7 11 (31.43%) Linux
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
8 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (28.57%) XenApp
8 10 (28.57%) SCCM
9 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
9 9 (25.71%) Firewall
9 9 (25.71%) HP
9 9 (25.71%) Skype for Business
9 9 (25.71%) Office 365
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.86%) SAN
11 7 (20.00%) NetApp
11 7 (20.00%) MCSE
11 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (20.00%) Cisco
11 7 (20.00%) SCOM
11 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (17.14%) TOGAF

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.71%) Skype for Business
3 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (14.29%) IIS
5 3 (8.57%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) Skype
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) IDOL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.86%) Banking
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Architect
1 12 (34.29%) Technical Architect
2 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Release Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Release Manager
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) CMDB
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 3 (8.57%) Android
6 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (8.57%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL V3
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Change Management
3 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps
4 5 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (8.57%) ITSM
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Disk Encryption
7 2 (5.71%) IT Strategy
7 2 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) VBScript
3 3 (8.57%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) MCSE
4 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (17.14%) CCNA
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (14.29%) CCSP
6 5 (14.29%) MCITP
7 4 (11.43%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
8 3 (8.57%) CCA
9 2 (5.71%) MCSA
10 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.86%) MCP
10 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (28.57%) XenApp
4 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 4 (11.43%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (5.71%) BitLocker
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
9 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) SCOM
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) EdgeSight
4 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (5.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.86%) MOM
5 1 (2.86%) OVSD
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
1 23 (65.71%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) HP
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 7 (20.00%) NetApp
4 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
5 5 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 4 (11.43%) Ivanti
7 3 (8.57%) Apple
7 3 (8.57%) Kofax
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.71%) Altiris
8 2 (5.71%) Computacenter
8 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.71%) Sun
8 2 (5.71%) Symantec
9 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.86%) F5
9 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.86%) PlateSpin