Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 61 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 +25
Contract jobs citing Citrix 34 59 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.21% 3.80% 3.76%
As % of the Vendors category 4.60% 7.90% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 33
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £500 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.28% +43.33%
10th Percentile £200 £357 £376
90th Percentile £535 £663 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £488 £430
% change year-on-year -23.08% +13.37% +43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £15.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.48% -62.19%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.87 £15.50 £15.13
% change year-on-year +2.40% +2.48% -41.83%

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 739 747 663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 47.99% 48.16% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 355 358
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £219 £256 £209
90th Percentile £550 £539 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 31 32
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.75 £16.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +46.67% +12.11%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.50
90th Percentile £33.75 £57.50 £23.01
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -21.21% +26.92% +17.38%

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 July 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 20 July 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 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
3 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 19 (55.88%) Windows
3 19 (55.88%) Office 365
4 18 (52.94%) Cisco
5 17 (50.00%) ITIL
5 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 15 (44.12%) ITIL V3
6 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
6 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (44.12%) NetApp
7 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (41.18%) Firewall
8 12 (35.29%) Change Management
8 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
8 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
8 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
9 11 (32.35%) Linux
10 10 (29.41%) MCSE
10 10 (29.41%) SCCM
11 9 (26.47%) McAfee
11 9 (26.47%) SQL
11 9 (26.47%) HP
12 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
12 8 (23.53%) MCSA
12 8 (23.53%) QA

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 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (55.88%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) VPN
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
3 4 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Architect
2 13 (38.24%) Technical Architect
3 10 (29.41%) Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 8 (23.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (32.35%) Linux
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
6 4 (11.76%) Unix
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (44.12%) ITIL V3
3 12 (35.29%) Change Management
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Service Management
5 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
6 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (11.76%) Network Design
6 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (8.82%) ITSM
7 3 (8.82%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (8.82%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
5 10 (29.41%) MCSE
6 8 (23.53%) MCSA
7 4 (11.76%) MCP
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 8 (23.53%) XenApp
4 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) OVSD
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco
4 15 (44.12%) NetApp
5 9 (26.47%) HP
5 9 (26.47%) McAfee
6 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat
6 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
7 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.82%) Lumension
9 1 (2.94%) Ivanti
9 1 (2.94%) Nortel