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 3 months to 29 April 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 42 58
Rank change year-on-year +14 +16  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 45 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.84% 3.57% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 11.31% 8.08% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 8
Median daily rate £500 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £400 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £499 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +6.15% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% -70.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -5.71%  

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 Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 398 334 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 51.62% 44.18% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 186 185
Median daily rate £400 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £11.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +8.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.95 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.67 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 40 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 39 (69.64%) Windows
3 30 (53.57%) SC Cleared
4 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
5 26 (46.43%) Active Directory
6 21 (37.50%) VMware
6 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (32.14%) F5
8 17 (30.36%) AppDNA
8 17 (30.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (30.36%) ITIL
9 16 (28.57%) Cisco
9 16 (28.57%) XenApp
9 16 (28.57%) DV Cleared
10 15 (26.79%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (23.21%) BIG-IP
11 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
12 12 (21.43%) Protective Monitoring
12 12 (21.43%) DevOps
13 11 (19.64%) XenDesktop
13 11 (19.64%) Windows Vista
13 11 (19.64%) AppSense
13 11 (19.64%) Firewall
14 10 (17.86%) Migration
14 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
14 10 (17.86%) GPG13
15 9 (16.07%) Palo Alto
15 9 (16.07%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (16.07%) Office 365

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 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (23.21%) BIG-IP
3 11 (19.64%) Firewall
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (14.29%) WAN
6 6 (10.71%) SAN
7 5 (8.93%) Internet
7 5 (8.93%) IPsec
7 5 (8.93%) SMTP
7 5 (8.93%) TACACS
8 4 (7.14%) LAN
9 3 (5.36%) Network Security
9 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.36%) VPN
10 2 (3.57%) DNS
10 2 (3.57%) FTP
10 2 (3.57%) SSH
10 2 (3.57%) Wireless
11 1 (1.79%) HTTP
11 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MSI
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Electronics
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Technical Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Security Advisor
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) Migration Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Messaging Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) QA Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Fat Client
1 9 (16.07%) Thin Client
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.93%) CESG
3 5 (8.93%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) CMDB
5 2 (3.57%) Handset
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) PKI
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Vista
3 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.29%) Linux
6 6 (10.71%) Unix
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) DevOps
2 12 (21.43%) Protective Monitoring
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
4 7 (12.50%) Service Management
4 7 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (10.71%) Change Management
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL V3
5 6 (10.71%) ITSM
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) Cryptography
6 5 (8.93%) DNA
6 5 (8.93%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.14%) Application Discovery
7 4 (7.14%) Biometrics
7 4 (7.14%) Defect Management
7 4 (7.14%) Information Assurance
7 4 (7.14%) ISMS
7 4 (7.14%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) VB
3 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 30 (53.57%) SC Cleared
3 16 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (16.07%) MCP
6 5 (8.93%) CCNP
6 5 (8.93%) CCSA
6 5 (8.93%) CCSE
6 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (7.14%) CISSP
7 4 (7.14%) MCDBA
7 4 (7.14%) MCSE
8 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (5.36%) MCSA
9 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.79%) CEH
10 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) GPG13
2 5 (8.93%) QA
3 3 (5.36%) RMADS
4 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (30.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (28.57%) XenApp
5 11 (19.64%) XenDesktop
6 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 6 (10.71%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (3.57%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (30.36%) AppDNA
2 3 (5.36%) OVSD
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) SCOM
4 1 (1.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (37.50%) VMware
3 18 (32.14%) F5
4 16 (28.57%) Cisco
5 11 (19.64%) AppSense
6 9 (16.07%) HP
6 9 (16.07%) Palo Alto
7 6 (10.71%) Blue Coat
7 6 (10.71%) CheckPoint
8 5 (8.93%) Juniper
8 5 (8.93%) Nokia
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle
10 3 (5.36%) SAP
10 3 (5.36%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.57%) Apple
11 2 (3.57%) Compaq
11 2 (3.57%) NetApp
11 2 (3.57%) Wyse
12 1 (1.79%) Genesys
12 1 (1.79%) Veritas
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