Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 46 61
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 41 55 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.56% 3.95% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 5.02% 7.83% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 24
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +46.55%
10th Percentile £341 £350 £328
90th Percentile £540 £663 £535
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £458 £474 £423
% change year-on-year -3.56% +12.28% +69.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +215.79% +17.72% -59.65%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £37.37 £19.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year +96.70% +17.72% -59.65%

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 816 702 640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 51.03% 50.39% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 381 320
Milton Keynes median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £238 £270 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £539
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +17.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 18
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.50 £10.80 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.74% -29.18% +1.67%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.06
90th Percentile £55.00 £22.45 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £16.05
% change year-on-year -5.45% -14.30% +14.61%

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 19 April 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 19 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 28 (68.29%) VMware
3 25 (60.98%) Windows
4 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
5 22 (53.66%) ITIL
6 20 (48.78%) Cisco
7 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
8 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (41.46%) SC Cleared
9 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (41.46%) ITIL V3
9 17 (41.46%) Firewall
10 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (39.02%) MCSE
11 15 (36.59%) Linux
11 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
11 15 (36.59%) NetApp
11 15 (36.59%) Office 365
11 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (34.15%) Change Management
13 13 (31.71%) XenApp
14 12 (29.27%) SCCM
14 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
15 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
15 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (24.39%) Skype for Business
16 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
16 10 (24.39%) HP
16 10 (24.39%) SQL

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 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (24.39%) Skype for Business
3 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.76%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) SAN
3 6 (14.63%) WAN
4 5 (12.20%) VPN
5 4 (9.76%) Internet
6 2 (4.88%) Skype
6 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.44%) DNS
7 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.44%) LAN
7 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.88%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Architect
2 20 (48.78%) Technical Architect
3 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 11 (26.83%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) SCCM Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) CMDB
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) Linux
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
7 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
8 4 (9.76%) Unix
9 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
9 3 (7.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) ITIL V3
3 14 (34.15%) Change Management
4 8 (19.51%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 8 (19.51%) TOGAF
5 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (12.20%) Service Management
8 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
8 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) Network Design
8 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (7.32%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (7.32%) DevOps
9 3 (7.32%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.32%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) VBScript
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (41.46%) SC Cleared
4 16 (39.02%) MCSE
5 9 (21.95%) DV Cleared
6 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (12.20%) MCP
7 5 (12.20%) MCSA
8 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (9.76%) MCITP
9 3 (7.32%) CCA
9 3 (7.32%) CCNA
9 3 (7.32%) CCSP
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (31.71%) XenApp
4 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
5 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (17.07%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (4.88%) BitLocker
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.44%) OVSD
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 28 (68.29%) VMware
3 20 (48.78%) Cisco
4 15 (36.59%) NetApp
5 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
6 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
7 10 (24.39%) HP
8 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
9 5 (12.20%) McAfee
10 2 (4.88%) Computacenter
10 2 (4.88%) Ivanti
10 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
10 2 (4.88%) Symantec
11 1 (2.44%) F5
11 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.44%) Mercator
11 1 (2.44%) Remedy