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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / North East
Rank 69 64 59
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.54% 1.15% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.32% 2.70% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Median daily rate £203 £245 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.34% -52.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £151 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £473 £704
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +0.30% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -15.15% +4.10%  

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 331 371 277
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 46.49% 42.74% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 253 144
Median daily rate £385 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 16
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.92% +16.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.57 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 22 March 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 -13 8 £203 -17.34% 7
Durham - 1 £170 - 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 39 (68.42%) Active Directory
1 39 (68.42%) XenApp
2 38 (66.67%) Windows
3 33 (57.89%) VMware
3 33 (57.89%) Security Cleared
4 30 (52.63%) DHCP
5 28 (49.12%) DNS
6 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
6 26 (45.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 26 (45.61%) Windows Server
7 24 (42.11%) AppSense
8 23 (40.35%) SCCM
9 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (36.84%) Software Delivery
10 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (35.09%) SC Cleared
12 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
13 14 (24.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
14 13 (22.81%) XenServer
14 13 (22.81%) XenDesktop
15 11 (19.30%) Fat Client
15 11 (19.30%) Thin Client
16 10 (17.54%) ITIL
17 9 (15.79%) 3G
17 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (15.79%) ThinPrint
18 8 (14.04%) Windows 10
18 8 (14.04%) Windows 8

Citrix
Top Related 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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
1 7 (12.28%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (52.63%) DHCP
2 28 (49.12%) DNS
3 9 (15.79%) 3G
3 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (12.28%) SMS
5 3 (5.26%) Firewall
5 3 (5.26%) Skype
6 2 (3.51%) LAN
6 2 (3.51%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.51%) PBX
6 2 (3.51%) VPN
6 2 (3.51%) WAN
7 1 (1.75%) Network Security
7 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Support Engineer
2 11 (19.30%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (17.54%) Desktop Support
4 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 6 (10.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Solaris Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.51%) AIX Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) Project Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Fat Client
1 11 (19.30%) Thin Client
2 8 (14.04%) Clustering
3 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) Tandem
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Windows Server
3 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.04%) Windows 10
6 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.02%) Linux
7 4 (7.02%) Solaris
7 4 (7.02%) Unix
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.51%) AIX
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Software Delivery
2 10 (17.54%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.26%) Personalization
5 3 (5.26%) Software Distribution
6 2 (3.51%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.51%) Migration
6 2 (3.51%) Project Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (3.51%) Validation
6 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.75%) Change Control
7 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.75%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.26%) VB
2 3 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (7.02%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (68.42%) Active Directory
1 39 (68.42%) XenApp
2 26 (45.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (22.81%) XenDesktop
4 13 (22.81%) XenServer
5 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (40.35%) SCCM
2 14 (24.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (8.77%) XenMobile
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.75%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) VMware
2 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
3 24 (42.11%) AppSense
4 9 (15.79%) ThinPrint
5 4 (7.02%) HP
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
7 2 (3.51%) Autodesk
7 2 (3.51%) Mitel
7 2 (3.51%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) Apple
8 1 (1.75%) Veritas
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