Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 97 64
Rank change year-on-year +51 -33 +17
Contract jobs citing Citrix 53 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.27% 1.30% 2.21%
As % of the Vendors category 8.07% 2.75% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 12 22
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £378 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.26% -24.50% +53.85%
10th Percentile £294 £248 £362
90th Percentile £500 £579 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £378 £500
% change year-on-year +11.26% -24.50% +53.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.50 £60.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -79.17% +293.44% -23.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £60.00 £14.63
90th Percentile £13.75 £60.00 £15.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £60.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -79.17% +293.44% -23.75%

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 657 836 589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 52.98% 47.37% 48.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 410 354
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £210
90th Percentile £606 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 34
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.25 £17.25 £10.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.19% +64.01% -25.91%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.92 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.90 £57.50 £16.84
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year -25.71% +55.56% -29.07%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 41 (77.36%) VMware
2 37 (69.81%) Security Cleared
3 36 (67.92%) Windows
4 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
5 26 (49.06%) ITIL
6 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
6 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (47.17%) SC Cleared
7 24 (45.28%) DV Cleared
8 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (41.51%) ITIL V3
9 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (39.62%) SCCM
10 20 (37.74%) SQL
11 19 (35.85%) NetApp
12 18 (33.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (32.08%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (30.19%) Change Management
15 14 (26.42%) Service Management
15 14 (26.42%) Cisco
16 13 (24.53%) Linux
16 13 (24.53%) ITSM
16 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
17 12 (22.64%) Citrix Certification
17 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
18 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
18 11 (20.75%) Firewall
19 10 (18.87%) VMware Workstation
19 10 (18.87%) Unix

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 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.32%) Skype for Business
4 5 (9.43%) IIS
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Office 365
2 7 (13.21%) IaaS
3 5 (9.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) IP Telephony
2 6 (11.32%) SAN
2 6 (11.32%) Skype
2 6 (11.32%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Power BI
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (11.32%) Analyst
1 6 (11.32%) Architect
1 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (9.43%) Applications Support
2 5 (9.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 4 (7.55%) Support Specialist
3 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
3 4 (7.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (5.66%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (5.66%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (5.66%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) MEAN Stack
1 3 (5.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Clustering
3 6 (11.32%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.66%) PKI
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 36 (67.92%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (24.53%) Linux
5 10 (18.87%) Unix
5 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
7 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.89%) CentOS
8 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) ITIL
2 22 (41.51%) ITIL V3
3 16 (30.19%) Change Management
4 14 (26.42%) Service Management
5 13 (24.53%) ITSM
6 7 (13.21%) Migration
7 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
7 6 (11.32%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (11.32%) Patch Management
7 6 (11.32%) Server Building
7 6 (11.32%) Server Management
7 6 (11.32%) Task Automation
7 6 (11.32%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (5.66%) IT Strategy
11 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) C
4 2 (3.77%) VB
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (69.81%) Security Cleared
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (47.17%) SC Cleared
3 24 (45.28%) DV Cleared
4 18 (33.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (22.64%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (15.09%) CCA
7 7 (13.21%) MCITP
8 6 (11.32%) MCTS
8 6 (11.32%) VCAP
8 6 (11.32%) VCP4
8 6 (11.32%) VCP5
9 5 (9.43%) MCDBA
10 4 (7.55%) MCSA
10 4 (7.55%) MCSE
11 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (32.08%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (18.87%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (18.87%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (15.09%) vSphere
6 7 (13.21%) XenDesktop
7 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
7 6 (11.32%) vCloud
7 6 (11.32%) XenServer
8 5 (9.43%) XenApp
9 4 (7.55%) Docker
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (39.62%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (11.32%) SCVMM
2 6 (11.32%) vCenter Server
3 3 (5.66%) WSUS
4 2 (3.77%) Control-M
4 2 (3.77%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.89%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (77.36%) VMware
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (35.85%) NetApp
4 14 (26.42%) Cisco
5 5 (9.43%) F5
6 4 (7.55%) Blue Coat
6 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.55%) McAfee
7 3 (5.66%) HP
7 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.77%) CA
8 2 (3.77%) Ivanti
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
9 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.89%) Altiris
9 1 (1.89%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) Wyse