Period
to 29 January 2020

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 6 months to 29 January 2020 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
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 98 38
Rank change year-on-year +65 -60 +46
Contract jobs citing Citrix 61 7 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.85% 0.51% 5.34%
As % of the Vendors category 13.86% 1.50% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 3 48
North East median daily rate £318 £160 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +98.44% -42.86% +1.82%
10th Percentile £178 £108 £213
90th Percentile £400 £236 £329
England median daily rate £371 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.00% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
North East median hourly rate £38.50 £14.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +170.18% -26.92% -27.78%
10th Percentile £17.75 £11.08 £9.00
90th Percentile £54.05 £18.03 £31.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% +6.06% -

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 440 466 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 42.19% 33.89% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 314 344
North East median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £220 £252
90th Percentile £574 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 25 34
North East median hourly rate £15.81 £13.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.11% +5.88% -51.89%
10th Percentile £13.22 £10.60 £8.45
90th Percentile £23.20 £31.26 £45.35
England median hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +2.34%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 6 months to 29 January 2020.

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 6 months to 29 January 2020.

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 6 months to 29 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +59 48 £315 +96.88% 10
Durham +24 11 £320 -
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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 North East region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 41 (67.21%) Security Cleared
2 40 (65.57%) SC Cleared
3 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.70%) DNS
5 22 (36.07%) SCCM
6 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
6 20 (32.79%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (31.15%) Office 365
8 16 (26.23%) XenApp
8 16 (26.23%) Azure
9 15 (24.59%) XenDesktop
9 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (24.59%) Software Delivery
9 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Office
9 15 (24.59%) SharePoint
9 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
10 13 (21.31%) Incident Management
10 13 (21.31%) Ivanti
11 12 (19.67%) Performance Management
11 12 (19.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (16.39%) DHCP
13 9 (14.75%) Windows
14 8 (13.11%) ITIL
14 8 (13.11%) Cisco
14 8 (13.11%) ThinPrint
14 8 (13.11%) SafeCom
14 8 (13.11%) Data Centre
15 7 (11.48%) NetScaler
15 7 (11.48%) Active Directory

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 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2013
1 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
1 15 (24.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.15%) Office 365
2 16 (26.23%) Azure
3 2 (3.28%) IaaS
3 2 (3.28%) PaaS
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
4 1 (1.64%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) DNS
2 10 (16.39%) DHCP
3 7 (11.48%) NetScaler
4 6 (9.84%) Firewall
4 6 (9.84%) IP Telephony
4 6 (9.84%) LAN
4 6 (9.84%) WAN
4 6 (9.84%) Wireless
5 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.28%) SAN
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.64%) NX-OS
General
1 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Consultant
3 6 (9.84%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) IT Support
4 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Applications Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Applications Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Migration Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.92%) Clustering
2 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (24.59%) Software Delivery
4 13 (21.31%) Incident Management
5 12 (19.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (19.67%) Performance Management
6 8 (13.11%) ITIL
7 6 (9.84%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.56%) Data Security
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (6.56%) Migration
8 4 (6.56%) Project Management
9 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.92%) Project Delivery
10 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
10 2 (3.28%) IT Governance
10 2 (3.28%) Performance Optimisation
10 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (67.21%) Security Cleared
2 40 (65.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) CCNA
3 6 (9.84%) CCNP
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.20%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) MCP
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.92%) PMP
6 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) XenApp
2 15 (24.59%) XenDesktop
3 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) SCCM
2 8 (13.11%) SafeCom
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) Ivanti
3 8 (13.11%) Cisco
3 8 (13.11%) ThinPrint
4 7 (11.48%) VMware
5 6 (9.84%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.28%) Symantec