Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 22 November 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 24 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.10% 4.76% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 9.80% 8.11% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 6
Slough median daily rate £300 £225 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -48.57% +25.00%
10th Percentile £297 £217 £125
90th Percentile £349 £350 £523
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £325 £288
% change year-on-year +30.77% +13.04% -9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £17.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £43.28 £17.50
% change year-on-year -71.12% +147.31% -2.78%

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 Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 153 185 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 52.04% 58.73% 53.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 108 164
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +4.09% -3.93%
10th Percentile £267 £224 £204
90th Percentile £554 £475 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +30.77% -10.34%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
% change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Slough

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Slough

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (93.33%) XenApp
2 13 (86.67%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 13 (86.67%) DHCP
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) Symantec
5 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (40.00%) Apple
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) VLAN
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (33.33%) Polycom
6 5 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (33.33%) MobileIron
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) DHCP
1 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) VLAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCA
1 1 (6.67%) CCAA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (93.33%) XenApp
2 13 (86.67%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Apple
2 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 5 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 5 (33.33%) Polycom
4 4 (26.67%) Canon
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) AppSense
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) Kofax
6 1 (6.67%) LANDesk