Period
to 20 June 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 6 months to 20 June 2019 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 74 71
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 26 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.89% 1.04% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.93% 1.99% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Reading median daily rate £413 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.13% -10.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £296 £226 £297
90th Percentile £568 £580 £520
Berkshire median daily rate £428 £338 £413
% change year-on-year +26.89% -18.18% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 662 702 607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 48.04% 51.92% 48.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 420 256
Reading median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £203
90th Percentile £625 £625 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 60
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% +16.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £13.15 £11.89 £9.25
90th Percentile £84.65 £53.63 £53.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.11 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -13.69% +29.63% +8.00%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Reading

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Reading

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Reading over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Reading

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (42.31%) XenApp
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
4 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
5 8 (30.77%) IBM
5 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 8 (30.77%) Middleware
5 8 (30.77%) AIX
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
5 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) Unix
5 8 (30.77%) DataPower
5 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (30.77%) Data Guard
5 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
5 8 (30.77%) Network Design
5 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (30.77%) SaaS
5 8 (30.77%) PaaS
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (30.77%) IaaS

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (30.77%) IaaS
2 8 (30.77%) PaaS
2 8 (30.77%) SaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.69%) DMZ
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) InstallShield
1 5 (19.23%) MSI
2 4 (15.38%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Packager
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared Application Packager
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Middleware Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Middleware
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) DataPower
2 7 (26.92%) Public Cloud
3 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) AIX
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Unix
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
1 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
1 8 (30.77%) Network Design
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Service Management
2 7 (26.92%) TOGAF
3 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Application Packaging
5 3 (11.54%) Architectural Design
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (7.69%) BCP
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Personalization
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCSA
4 1 (3.85%) CCSE
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) PMO
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (42.31%) XenApp
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
5 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (19.23%) vSphere
6 4 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Data Guard
2 6 (23.08%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) IBM
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 7 (26.92%) Google
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Ivanti
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Apple
7 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint