The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 30 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 32 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.08% 0.43% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 1.10% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +0.30% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 109 91 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.07% 39.06% 39.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 68 99
Median daily rate £405 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -42.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 18
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% -8.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £10.12 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.51 £14.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Oxford

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) SCOM
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 3 (42.86%) PaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 3 (42.86%) AppDNA
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) IaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (42.86%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) IaaS
4 3 (42.86%) PaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Build Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) BYOD
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) AppDNA
2 3 (42.86%) EdgeSight
2 3 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft