The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 17 49
Rank change year-on-year -21 +32  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 190 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.01% 14.13% 1.93%
As % of the Vendors category 3.89% 22.62% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 119 6
Median daily rate £172 £265 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.09% +11.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £205 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £330 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +6.53% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 20 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 £28.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.65% -11.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.50 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £36.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -23.68% +14.45%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 180 840 221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 51.72% 62.45% 38.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 1596 360
Median daily rate £340 £283 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.35% -5.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £447 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 205 36
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £36.00 £32.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Newcastle upon Tyne

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Newcastle upon Tyne

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) XenApp
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) XenMobile
8 3 (18.75%) Migration
8 3 (18.75%) AppSense
8 3 (18.75%) XenServer
8 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) 3G
9 2 (12.50%) MSI
9 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
9 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (12.50%) Clustering
9 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
9 2 (12.50%) SCCM
9 2 (12.50%) Network Security
9 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Windows 10

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) 3G
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Packager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) MSI Packager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) XenApp
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
4 3 (18.75%) XenServer
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) XenMobile
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) AppSense
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) ThinPrint