The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.21% 0.53% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 5.93% 1.35% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Median daily rate £356 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.68% +8.57%  

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 Northamptonshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 135 148 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 37.29% 39.05% 41.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 101 91
Median daily rate £375 £420 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +0.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% -31.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £32.50 £18.57
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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Northamptonshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Northamptonshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Northamptonshire

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Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Northampton +10 7 £338 +8.00% 1
Citrix
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) SAN
3 7 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) NetApp
5 5 (35.71%) vSphere
5 5 (35.71%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Data Transformation
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (28.57%) ERP
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) FTP
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) Change Control

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) ERP Manager
3 3 (21.43%) ERP Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Wintel Support
3 3 (21.43%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Data Transformation
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCDBA
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Terminal Server
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco