Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 42 71
Rank change year-on-year -12 +29 -9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 60 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.81% 3.68% 2.45%
As % of the Vendors category 7.91% 7.97% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 29
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £430 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% +43.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £352 £376 £200
90th Percentile £663 £538 £400
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £430 £300
% change year-on-year +10.47% +43.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 17
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -62.50% +160.59%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% -42.31% +69.38%

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 759 665 823
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 48.25% 46.12% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 360 383
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% -
10th Percentile £255 £200 £211
90th Percentile £538 £538 £498
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 32
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £10.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +9.62% -16.38%
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £53.85 £23.75 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -18.43%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 44 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 34 (56.67%) SC Cleared
4 33 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 33 (55.00%) VMware
5 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 32 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (41.67%) ITIL
7 22 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (31.67%) Hyper-V
8 19 (31.67%) DV Cleared
9 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (30.00%) HP
10 17 (28.33%) Linux
10 17 (28.33%) XenApp
11 16 (26.67%) F5
11 16 (26.67%) AppDNA
11 16 (26.67%) DevOps
11 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (26.67%) MCSE
11 16 (26.67%) MCP
11 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
11 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (25.00%) BIG-IP
12 15 (25.00%) Cisco
12 15 (25.00%) SQL
12 15 (25.00%) Office 365
13 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (23.33%) Virtual Environments

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 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.67%) Apache
5 4 (6.67%) IIS
6 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 10 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (16.67%) Firewall
2 10 (16.67%) SAN
3 9 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (8.33%) NAS
4 5 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.67%) DNS
6 1 (1.67%) Internet
6 1 (1.67%) LAN
6 1 (1.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.67%) SMTP
6 1 (1.67%) TACACS
6 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) Big Data
5 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.67%) IDOL
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MSI
2 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Electronics
2 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Architect
2 16 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
6 4 (6.67%) Messaging Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Migration Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.33%) QA Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (15.00%) Thin Client
3 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 4 (6.67%) Clustering
6 2 (3.33%) CMDB
6 2 (3.33%) Handset
7 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.67%) CESG
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (28.33%) Linux
4 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (20.00%) Unix
6 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (20.00%) Windows Vista
7 11 (18.33%) Windows 10
8 4 (6.67%) Solaris
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) ITIL
2 16 (26.67%) DevOps
3 14 (23.33%) Virtual Environments
4 12 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 12 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 12 (20.00%) Service Management
5 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.33%) Change Management
6 10 (16.67%) Migration
7 9 (15.00%) ITSM
7 9 (15.00%) Project Management
8 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
10 6 (10.00%) TOGAF
11 5 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.67%) Application Discovery
12 4 (6.67%) Defect Management
12 4 (6.67%) DNA
12 4 (6.67%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 34 (56.67%) SC Cleared
3 22 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (31.67%) DV Cleared
5 16 (26.67%) MCP
5 16 (26.67%) MCSE
6 4 (6.67%) MCDBA
7 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (5.00%) MCITP
7 3 (5.00%) MCSA
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.33%) GSAE
8 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.67%) CCNP
9 1 (1.67%) CCSA
9 1 (1.67%) CCSE
9 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) GPG13
2 5 (8.33%) QA
3 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (31.67%) Hyper-V
4 17 (28.33%) XenApp
5 16 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
7 10 (16.67%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.67%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (26.67%) AppDNA
2 8 (13.33%) SCCM
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (8.33%) OVSD
3 5 (8.33%) SCOM
4 4 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (3.33%) OpenView
6 1 (1.67%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 33 (55.00%) VMware
2 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.00%) HP
4 16 (26.67%) F5
5 15 (25.00%) Cisco
6 11 (18.33%) AppSense
7 9 (15.00%) Palo Alto
8 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
9 5 (8.33%) NetApp
10 4 (6.67%) StorageTek
10 4 (6.67%) Sun
11 3 (5.00%) SAP
12 2 (3.33%) Apple
12 2 (3.33%) Compaq
12 2 (3.33%) Wyse
13 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.67%) Kofax
13 1 (1.67%) Lumension
13 1 (1.67%) ThinPrint
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago