Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 89 61
Rank change year-on-year +35 -28 +12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 53 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.83% 1.78% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 7.38% 3.92% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 25
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -25.00% +55.04%
10th Percentile £200 £279 £366
90th Percentile £461 £573 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £373 £488
% change year-on-year +4.03% -23.59% +57.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.50 - £15.00
10th Percentile £11.25 - £10.50
90th Percentile £13.75 - £15.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 - £15.00

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 718 766 618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 51.88% 45.43% 47.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 362 344
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £229 £216 £201
90th Percentile £575 £531 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 55 36
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.75 £16.50 £10.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +61.21% -14.46%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.77 £8.50
90th Percentile £16.53 £23.40 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.75 £17.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +54.55% -21.43%

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 October 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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 37 (69.81%) VMware
2 35 (66.04%) Security Cleared
2 35 (66.04%) Windows
3 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
4 29 (54.72%) ITIL
5 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
6 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
6 26 (49.06%) ITIL V3
7 24 (45.28%) DV Cleared
7 24 (45.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (35.85%) Office 365
10 18 (33.96%) Change Management
11 17 (32.08%) SCCM
11 17 (32.08%) NetApp
11 17 (32.08%) SQL
12 15 (28.30%) Linux
12 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
13 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (26.42%) Service Management
14 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
14 13 (24.53%) ITSM
14 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (22.64%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
15 12 (22.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (22.64%) Unix
15 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
15 12 (22.64%) Cisco

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 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
2 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
3 8 (15.09%) Skype for Business
4 7 (13.21%) IIS
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) Office 365
2 7 (13.21%) IaaS
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (7.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Firewall
2 5 (9.43%) Skype
3 4 (7.55%) SAN
3 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.77%) VPN
5 1 (1.89%) DNS
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) Network Security
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Power BI
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Applications Support
3 6 (11.32%) Desktop Support
3 6 (11.32%) Support Specialist
4 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.43%) Applications Specialist
4 5 (9.43%) Applications Support Specialist
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (5.66%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) MEAN Stack
1 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Clustering
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.89%) IVR
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (66.04%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (28.30%) Linux
4 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (22.64%) Unix
5 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
6 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.89%) CentOS
8 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) ITIL
2 26 (49.06%) ITIL V3
3 18 (33.96%) Change Management
4 14 (26.42%) Service Management
5 13 (24.53%) ITSM
6 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 6 (11.32%) Migration
7 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (11.32%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (9.43%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.55%) Patch Management
9 4 (7.55%) Server Building
9 4 (7.55%) Server Management
9 4 (7.55%) Task Automation
10 3 (5.66%) Capacity Management
10 3 (5.66%) CRM
10 3 (5.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (66.04%) Security Cleared
2 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
3 24 (45.28%) DV Cleared
3 24 (45.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (22.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (18.87%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (15.09%) MCSA
7 6 (11.32%) CCA
7 6 (11.32%) MCITP
8 5 (9.43%) MCDBA
9 4 (7.55%) MCTS
9 4 (7.55%) VCAP
9 4 (7.55%) VCP4
9 4 (7.55%) VCP5
10 2 (3.77%) MCSE
11 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.64%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (20.75%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
5 8 (15.09%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (11.32%) vSphere
6 6 (11.32%) XenDesktop
7 5 (9.43%) XenApp
8 4 (7.55%) vCloud
8 4 (7.55%) XenServer
9 2 (3.77%) Docker
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (32.08%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) WSUS
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (7.55%) SCVMM
3 4 (7.55%) vCenter Server
4 3 (5.66%) OVSD
5 2 (3.77%) Control-M
5 2 (3.77%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.89%) Ansible
6 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.89%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.89%) Nagios
6 1 (1.89%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (1.89%) Puppet
6 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (69.81%) VMware
2 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.08%) NetApp
4 12 (22.64%) Cisco
5 8 (15.09%) HP
5 8 (15.09%) McAfee
6 5 (9.43%) F5
7 3 (5.66%) Ivanti
7 3 (5.66%) Lumension
8 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.77%) CA
8 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
8 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.89%) Altiris
9 1 (1.89%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) Nortel
9 1 (1.89%) Wyse