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 23 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 33 27
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.87% 0.45% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 8.05% 1.43% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £338 £313 £229
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +36.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £313 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £313 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -20.27% +5.71%  

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 87 70 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 35.66% 31.25% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 51 54
Median daily rate £375 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +4.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% -39.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £13.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £21.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 23 June 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 23 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) NetApp
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 5 (45.45%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) ERP
6 3 (27.27%) FTP
6 3 (27.27%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
6 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (9.09%) SMTP
8 1 (9.09%) MCP
8 1 (9.09%) Unix

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 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) ERP Manager
3 2 (18.18%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCDBA
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco