The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 18 21 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.92% 2.55% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 7.84% 7.27% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £365
% change year-on-year +0.30% -10.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.28 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.56% -35.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.32
% change year-on-year -15.15% +1.10%  

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 Staffordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 51 55 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 37.23% 35.03% 49.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 45
Median daily rate £381 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.32% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -17.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.93 £9.56 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.10 £17.00 £33.25
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 Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Staffordshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Staffordshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 - -
Stoke-on-Trent +4 1 £425 -
Citrix
West Midlands

Citrix
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) NHS
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) XenApp
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 8

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Deskside Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Support
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft