The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 29 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.

Citrix
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 30 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.54% 1.32% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 4.30% 3.13% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £400 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +32.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +0.30% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

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 Northampton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 93 96 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 35.91% 42.29% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 68 63
Median daily rate £338 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -24.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Northampton

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Northampton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Northampton

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) AppSense
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
6 2 (20.00%) XenMobile
7 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
7 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) MCP
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Wintel Support
3 3 (30.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) AppSense