The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 26 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
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 17 58
Rank change year-on-year -24 +41  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 190 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.64% 11.86% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 5.14% 19.81% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 119 9
Median daily rate £200 £270 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.92% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £211 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £28.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.14% -10.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year -22.66% +8.69%  

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 the North East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 292 959 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 51.32% 59.86% 38.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 611 178
Median daily rate £330 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 75 31
Median hourly rate £28.75 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £36.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the North East

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in the North East

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the North East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in the North East

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in the North East

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in the North East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in the North East

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 9 £172 -36.29% 1
Durham 0 4 - - 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) XenApp
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 9 (34.62%) DHCP
8 8 (30.77%) DNS
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (30.77%) SCCM
9 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
10 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 6 (23.08%) XenServer
10 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
10 6 (23.08%) Thin Client
10 6 (23.08%) Fat Client
10 6 (23.08%) AppSense
11 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
11 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
11 4 (15.38%) XenMobile
11 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
11 4 (15.38%) ThinPrint
11 4 (15.38%) SCOM
11 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
11 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (15.38%) 3G

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DHCP
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) 3G
3 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) Skype
6 1 (3.85%) SMS
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MSI
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (26.92%) Desktop Support
3 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Cloud Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) AIX Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Fat Client
1 6 (23.08%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
7 1 (3.85%) HPUX
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
1 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Analytics
3 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (57.69%) XenApp
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 6 (23.08%) XenServer
6 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) SCOM
2 4 (15.38%) XenMobile
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.85%) EdgeSight
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) AppSense
4 4 (15.38%) ThinPrint
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Google
5 2 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
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