Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 71 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 -19
Contract jobs citing Citrix 86 73 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.65% 2.72% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 6.12% 5.34% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 48
Surrey median daily rate £348 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.92% +20.37% -20.00%
10th Percentile £134 £164 £171
90th Percentile £606 £485 £549
South East median daily rate £385 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +2.67% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £18.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +32.10% +20.16%
10th Percentile £26.00 £14.45 £14.50
90th Percentile £28.00 £25.00 £23.50
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -19.00% +38.89% +2.86%

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 1,405 1,367 1,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 43.27% 50.99% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 917 793
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £181
90th Percentile £601 £556 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 53
Surrey median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -26.09% +22.57%
10th Percentile £13.40 £13.00 £13.90
90th Percentile £44.50 £43.75 £45.80
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.38 £15.85
% change year-on-year -5.04% +9.62% -11.94%

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 19 October 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
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 19 October 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
Epsom +8 13 - -
Redhill +7 8 £325 -
Reigate -14 7 £588 +36.23% 1
Staines -15 5 £550 +120.00%
Woking -2 4 £394 - 2
Cobham - 4 £335 -
Tadworth +1 2 £275 -
Guildford -22 2 - - 2
Dorking - 1 £700 -
Weybridge - 1 £488 -
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 57 (66.28%) Windows
2 55 (63.95%) VMware
3 48 (55.81%) Active Directory
4 38 (44.19%) Finance
4 38 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
6 32 (37.21%) Virtual Desktop
7 28 (32.56%) Linux
8 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
9 22 (25.58%) SCCM
9 22 (25.58%) Windows 7
9 22 (25.58%) Office 365
10 20 (23.26%) Incident Management
11 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Office
11 19 (22.09%) XenDesktop
11 19 (22.09%) Windows 10
12 18 (20.93%) Unix
13 17 (19.77%) ITIL
13 17 (19.77%) XenApp
14 16 (18.60%) WAN
14 16 (18.60%) Change Management
15 15 (17.44%) LAN
15 15 (17.44%) Oracle
15 15 (17.44%) Windows Server
16 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
16 14 (16.28%) NetApp
17 12 (13.95%) SAN
17 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (13.95%) Video Conferencing
17 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (8.14%) JBoss
2 6 (6.98%) IIS
2 6 (6.98%) WildFly
3 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.58%) Office 365
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.14%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (8.14%) SaaS
4 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) WAN
2 15 (17.44%) LAN
3 12 (13.95%) SAN
4 8 (9.30%) NetScaler
5 7 (8.14%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (6.98%) SSH
6 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.81%) DNS
7 5 (5.81%) Internet
7 5 (5.81%) Skype
8 4 (4.65%) Intranet
8 4 (4.65%) IP Telephony
9 3 (3.49%) DHCP
9 3 (3.49%) Firewall
10 1 (1.16%) Converged Networks
10 1 (1.16%) Network Security
10 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.16%) DB2
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
General
1 38 (44.19%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Back Office
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Analyst
2 12 (13.95%) Architect
3 11 (12.79%) Project Manager
4 10 (11.63%) Service Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (9.30%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Azure Architect
7 7 (8.14%) SaaS Architect
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Project Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) Middleware
2 6 (6.98%) LDAP
2 6 (6.98%) Web Services
3 2 (2.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.81%) AS400
5 5 (5.81%) iSeries
6 4 (4.65%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.65%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.49%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (66.28%) Windows
2 28 (32.56%) Linux
3 22 (25.58%) Windows 7
4 19 (22.09%) Windows 10
5 18 (20.93%) Unix
6 15 (17.44%) Windows Server
7 11 (12.79%) Solaris
7 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.98%) Apple iOS
10 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (4.65%) Mac OS X
12 3 (3.49%) Android
12 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.16%) AIX
13 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Incident Management
2 17 (19.77%) ITIL
3 16 (18.60%) Change Management
4 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.79%) Project Management
5 11 (12.79%) Resource Management
5 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (9.30%) TOGAF
7 7 (8.14%) Information Security
7 7 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (8.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (8.14%) UML
7 7 (8.14%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (6.98%) Capacity Management
8 6 (6.98%) Server Management
9 5 (5.81%) Migration
9 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.81%) Scrum
9 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.30%) Perl
3 7 (8.14%) SQL
3 7 (8.14%) VBA
4 6 (6.98%) Java
5 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.47%) MCSE
3 5 (5.81%) MCDST
3 5 (5.81%) MCSA
3 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (4.65%) MOS
5 3 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SLA
2 6 (6.98%) GDPR
3 1 (1.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 48 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 38 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (37.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 19 (22.09%) XenDesktop
5 17 (19.77%) XenApp
6 9 (10.47%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (8.14%) Docker
8 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
9 4 (4.65%) XenServer
10 3 (3.49%) vSphere
11 2 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.16%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 22 (25.58%) SCCM
2 7 (8.14%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.98%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.33%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.33%) WSUS
5 1 (1.16%) Nessus
5 1 (1.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 55 (63.95%) VMware
2 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.44%) Oracle
4 14 (16.28%) NetApp
5 11 (12.79%) Nimble Storage
6 9 (10.47%) Wyse
7 8 (9.30%) Polycom
8 6 (6.98%) Avaya
8 6 (6.98%) IBM
8 6 (6.98%) McAfee
8 6 (6.98%) Symantec
8 6 (6.98%) Veritas
9 5 (5.81%) Apple
9 5 (5.81%) Dell
9 5 (5.81%) EMC
9 5 (5.81%) Isilon
10 4 (4.65%) Bloomberg
10 4 (4.65%) Reuters
11 1 (1.16%) Ericsson
11 1 (1.16%) Sophos