The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 57 49 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.08% 0.60% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 1.60% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +0.30% -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.25 - £17.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.93
% change year-on-year -15.15% +3.61%  

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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 228 188 274
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 41.16% 37.83% 40.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 150 168
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 38
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Oxfordshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Oxfordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Oxford -5 3 £350 - 5
Banbury +4 1 £300 -
Citrix
South East

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
4 9 (56.25%) XenApp
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
5 8 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) vSphere
6 7 (43.75%) Office 365
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
7 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
7 6 (37.50%) SCCM
7 6 (37.50%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) DHCP
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (25.00%) AppDNA
9 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (25.00%) SCOM
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) Skype

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Office 365
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (18.75%) IaaS
4 3 (18.75%) PaaS
5 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) Skype
4 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) BYOD
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Service Design
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.25%) Network Design
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
6 1 (6.25%) Personalization
6 1 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) RHCE
1 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (56.25%) XenApp
4 7 (43.75%) vSphere
5 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) AppDNA
2 4 (25.00%) EdgeSight
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) AppSense
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec