Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 73 46
Rank change year-on-year +7 -27 +12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 82 59 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.97% 2.57% 3.98%
As % of the Vendors category 6.00% 5.25% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 65
Surrey median daily rate £325 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -13.85% -2.99%
10th Percentile £164 £174 £151
90th Percentile £433 £560 £456
South East median daily rate £375 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +11.94% +3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 5
Surrey median hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +26.98% -7.35%
10th Percentile £14.28 £14.50 £12.80
90th Percentile £25.00 £28.75 £19.05
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £18.93 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.25% +8.14% +9.38%

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 1367 1123 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 49.58% 48.85% 49.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 710 803
Surrey median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £181 £220
90th Percentile £568 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 56 36
Surrey median hourly rate £15.55 £27.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.20% +50.00% +7.35%
10th Percentile £12.80 £13.13 £12.03
90th Percentile £25.00 £41.75 £43.92
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +14 13 - -
Staines +14 9 £235 -54.15% 2
Epsom -8 9 £163 -
Guildford -8 7 £428 +52.41% 2
Redhill -7 4 - -
Camberley - 3 - -
Leatherhead -2 2 £175 -46.15% 2
Tadworth - 2 - -
Reigate -32 1 - - 1
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 78 (95.12%) Windows
2 53 (64.63%) Active Directory
3 39 (47.56%) Microsoft
4 38 (46.34%) VMware
5 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (31.71%) Windows 7
6 26 (31.71%) Windows Server
7 25 (30.49%) Office 365
8 24 (29.27%) DNS
8 24 (29.27%) Linux
9 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (26.83%) TCP/IP
10 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (26.83%) SCCM
10 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (23.17%) WAN
12 18 (21.95%) LAN
12 18 (21.95%) MCP
13 17 (20.73%) MCSE
13 17 (20.73%) MS Exchange
13 17 (20.73%) XenApp
14 16 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (18.29%) DHCP
15 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Office
15 15 (18.29%) Finance
16 14 (17.07%) ITIL
16 14 (17.07%) LDAP
17 13 (15.85%) Web Services
17 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
17 13 (15.85%) SQL

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 13 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (10.98%) IIS
3 9 (10.98%) JBoss
3 9 (10.98%) WildFly
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.49%) Office 365
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.27%) DNS
2 22 (26.83%) TCP/IP
3 19 (23.17%) WAN
4 18 (21.95%) LAN
5 15 (18.29%) DHCP
6 14 (17.07%) LDAP
7 13 (15.85%) SSH
8 8 (9.76%) VoIP
9 6 (7.32%) Firewall
9 6 (7.32%) SAN
9 6 (7.32%) VPN
10 5 (6.10%) IPsec
11 4 (4.88%) Asterisk PBX
11 4 (4.88%) CTI
11 4 (4.88%) HTTP
11 4 (4.88%) HTTPS
11 4 (4.88%) PBX
11 4 (4.88%) RTP
11 4 (4.88%) Softphone
11 4 (4.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Retail
4 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Analyst
2 13 (15.85%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Service Desk Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (10.98%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Support Technician
6 7 (8.54%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.54%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Server Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) Web Services
2 9 (10.98%) Middleware
3 4 (4.88%) JTAPI
3 4 (4.88%) RFC 2833
3 4 (4.88%) TAPI
4 1 (1.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.32%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.66%) Raspberry Pi
5 3 (3.66%) Wiki
6 2 (2.44%) iSeries
6 2 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.22%) EPoS
7 1 (1.22%) PKI
7 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 78 (95.12%) Windows
2 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (31.71%) Windows 7
3 26 (31.71%) Windows Server
4 24 (29.27%) Linux
5 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (13.41%) Unix
7 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (9.76%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.88%) Debian
9 4 (4.88%) Fedora
9 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.66%) Android
11 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) ITIL
2 9 (10.98%) Capacity Management
3 8 (9.76%) Programme Management
4 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.88%) Change Management
5 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.88%) Presales
5 4 (4.88%) Process Management
5 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.66%) Change Control
6 3 (3.66%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.44%) ArchiMate
7 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.44%) Security Patching
7 2 (2.44%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.44%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (1.22%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (1.22%) Prototyping
8 1 (1.22%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 10 (12.20%) Java
4 4 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.22%) C-shell
6 1 (1.22%) Korn
6 1 (1.22%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) Ruby
6 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.95%) MCP
3 17 (20.73%) MCSE
4 13 (15.85%) MCDST
5 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.44%) MCSA
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 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 53 (64.63%) Active Directory
2 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.73%) XenApp
4 16 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.66%) vSphere
7 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.22%) NFS
8 1 (1.22%) Openswan
8 1 (1.22%) pfSense
8 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (26.83%) SCCM
2 13 (15.85%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.88%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.22%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Nagios
4 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.22%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 39 (47.56%) Microsoft
2 38 (46.34%) VMware
3 10 (12.20%) Cisco
3 10 (12.20%) McAfee
3 10 (12.20%) Veritas
4 9 (10.98%) Symantec
5 4 (4.88%) IBM
5 4 (4.88%) Mitel
5 4 (4.88%) NetApp
5 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.66%) Apple
6 3 (3.66%) Bloomberg
6 3 (3.66%) FactSet
7 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.44%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (1.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.22%) CA
8 1 (1.22%) Intel
8 1 (1.22%) Juniper