Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 17 January 2018 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 65 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 -19 +31
Contract jobs citing Citrix 82 55 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.96% 2.71% 4.16%
As % of the Vendors category 6.39% 5.37% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 52
Surrey median daily rate £310 £294 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.53% -9.62% +8.33%
10th Percentile £189 £213 £148
90th Percentile £427 £479 £440
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 1
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +48.15% -18.18%
South East median hourly rate £16.12 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.47% +5.88% +6.25%

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,283 1,024 1,301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 46.37% 50.52% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 610 781
Surrey median daily rate £450 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.43% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £175 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 65 61
Surrey median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.19% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.68 £12.35 £11.81
90th Percentile £25.00 £41.50 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.36 £19.00
% change year-on-year +13.97% -19.18% +19.22%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Surrey

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Surrey

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Surrey

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Surrey

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in Surrey

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +20 14 - - 2
Staines +9 12 £275 -47.62%
Guildford -1 7 £428 +50.53% 2
Epsom - 6 £163 -
Redhill -4 5 £225 -63.27%
Camberley - 4 £133 - 1
Reigate - 3 £440 - 1
Tadworth - 2 £243 -
Leatherhead - 1 £175 - 1
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 69 (84.15%) Windows
2 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
3 37 (45.12%) Microsoft
4 34 (41.46%) VMware
5 27 (32.93%) SCCM
5 27 (32.93%) Office 365
6 25 (30.49%) Windows 7
6 25 (30.49%) Windows Server
7 24 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (29.27%) DNS
8 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (25.61%) Linux
10 20 (24.39%) LAN
10 20 (24.39%) TCP/IP
11 19 (23.17%) WAN
12 18 (21.95%) MCSE
13 17 (20.73%) MCP
13 17 (20.73%) MS Exchange
13 17 (20.73%) XenApp
13 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (19.51%) DHCP
14 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
15 15 (18.29%) ITIL
16 14 (17.07%) SQL
16 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
17 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
17 12 (14.63%) MCDST
18 11 (13.41%) VMware ESXi
18 11 (13.41%) SQL Server

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 17 (20.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.10%) IIS
3 5 (6.10%) JBoss
3 5 (6.10%) WildFly
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) Apache
5 1 (1.22%) nginx
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.93%) Office 365
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.27%) DNS
2 20 (24.39%) LAN
2 20 (24.39%) TCP/IP
3 19 (23.17%) WAN
4 16 (19.51%) DHCP
5 10 (12.20%) SAN
6 9 (10.98%) LDAP
6 9 (10.98%) SSH
7 8 (9.76%) VoIP
8 5 (6.10%) Firewall
9 4 (4.88%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (4.88%) CTI
9 4 (4.88%) HTTP
9 4 (4.88%) HTTPS
9 4 (4.88%) IPsec
9 4 (4.88%) NAS
9 4 (4.88%) PBX
9 4 (4.88%) RTP
9 4 (4.88%) Softphone
9 4 (4.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (18.29%) Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) Service Desk Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Support Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Citrix Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Desktop Support
5 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.32%) Server Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Support Technician
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.88%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.88%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) Web Services
2 5 (6.10%) Middleware
3 4 (4.88%) JTAPI
3 4 (4.88%) RFC 2833
3 4 (4.88%) TAPI
4 1 (1.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.32%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.66%) Clustering
2 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.66%) Raspberry Pi
2 3 (3.66%) Wiki
3 2 (2.44%) iSeries
3 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) NHS
3 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.22%) BYOD
4 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.22%) EPoS
4 1 (1.22%) PDA
4 1 (1.22%) PKI
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (84.15%) Windows
2 25 (30.49%) Windows 7
2 25 (30.49%) Windows Server
3 24 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (25.61%) Linux
5 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.76%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.54%) Unix
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.88%) Android
8 4 (4.88%) Debian
8 4 (4.88%) Fedora
8 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) ITIL
2 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
3 5 (6.10%) Capacity Management
3 5 (6.10%) Change Management
3 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
4 4 (4.88%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.88%) Presales
4 4 (4.88%) Process Management
4 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
4 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (3.66%) Active Listening
5 3 (3.66%) Change Control
5 3 (3.66%) Content Management
5 3 (3.66%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.66%) Patch Management
5 3 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.66%) Server Patching
5 3 (3.66%) Service Design
5 3 (3.66%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.32%) Java
4 1 (1.22%) Perl
4 1 (1.22%) PHP
4 1 (1.22%) Python
4 1 (1.22%) Ruby
4 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.95%) MCSE
3 17 (20.73%) MCP
4 12 (14.63%) MCDST
5 4 (4.88%) MCSA
5 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.44%) MOS
7 1 (1.22%) CCA
7 1 (1.22%) CISSP
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.88%) PA-DSS
1 4 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (20.73%) XenApp
3 11 (13.41%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.32%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.44%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.44%) vSphere
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (32.93%) SCCM
2 8 (9.76%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.88%) vCenter Server
4 3 (3.66%) AirWatch
4 3 (3.66%) SCOM
5 1 (1.22%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Nagios
5 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.22%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 37 (45.12%) Microsoft
2 34 (41.46%) VMware
3 11 (13.41%) Cisco
4 6 (7.32%) McAfee
4 6 (7.32%) Veritas
5 5 (6.10%) Apple
5 5 (6.10%) NetApp
5 5 (6.10%) Symantec
6 4 (4.88%) HP
6 4 (4.88%) IBM
6 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.44%) Avaya
7 2 (2.44%) Polycom
7 2 (2.44%) Wyse
8 1 (1.22%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.22%) CA
8 1 (1.22%) Google
8 1 (1.22%) Ivanti
8 1 (1.22%) Mitel
8 1 (1.22%) Sophos