Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 96 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 -39 +11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 76 44 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.30% 1.73% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 5.12% 3.36% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 68
Surrey median daily rate £335 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.59% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £193 £150
90th Percentile £520 £563 £524
South East median daily rate £366 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -2.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 0
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £16.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.19% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.38
% change year-on-year +9.38% -2.29% -7.75%

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 1,483 1,308 1,388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 44.80% 51.33% 53.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,013 853 903
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +8.97%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.81% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 47 80
Surrey median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -10.59% +21.43%
10th Percentile £10.80 £13.96 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -2.83%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +2 11 - -
Staines -16 9 £500 -13.04%
Guildford -15 5 £250 -50.25% 6
Cobham - 4 £335 -
Redhill +26 3 £150 -57.14% 1
Woking +2 1 - - 1
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 (75.00%) Windows
2 47 (61.84%) VMware
3 43 (56.58%) Active Directory
4 37 (48.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 34 (44.74%) Finance
7 31 (40.79%) Windows 7
8 30 (39.47%) SCCM
9 27 (35.53%) Virtual Desktop
10 25 (32.89%) ITIL
11 22 (28.95%) XenDesktop
12 20 (26.32%) Linux
13 18 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
13 18 (23.68%) Office 365
14 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (21.05%) Incident Management
14 16 (21.05%) Unix
15 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
15 15 (19.74%) XenApp
15 15 (19.74%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (19.74%) Windows 10
15 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
16 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (18.42%) NetApp
17 13 (17.11%) LAN
17 13 (17.11%) WAN
18 12 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
18 12 (15.79%) Change Management
19 11 (14.47%) Oracle
20 10 (13.16%) SAN

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 5 (6.58%) IIS
1 5 (6.58%) JBoss
1 5 (6.58%) WildFly
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.68%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) LAN
1 13 (17.11%) WAN
2 10 (13.16%) SAN
3 7 (9.21%) DNS
3 7 (9.21%) Firewall
3 7 (9.21%) NetScaler
4 5 (6.58%) DHCP
4 5 (6.58%) SSH
5 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.95%) Skype
6 3 (3.95%) VoIP
7 2 (2.63%) Internet
7 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (2.63%) VPN
8 1 (1.32%) Intranet
8 1 (1.32%) MPLS
8 1 (1.32%) NAS
8 1 (1.32%) VSAN
8 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
General
1 34 (44.74%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Back Office
4 2 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.84%) Server Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Windows Server Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Manager
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support
7 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) LDAP
1 5 (6.58%) Middleware
1 5 (6.58%) Web Services
2 2 (2.63%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Fat Client
3 6 (7.89%) Thin Client
4 5 (6.58%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.63%) PKI
8 1 (1.32%) AS400
8 1 (1.32%) CCTV
8 1 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.32%) iSeries
8 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (75.00%) Windows
2 31 (40.79%) Windows 7
3 20 (26.32%) Linux
4 16 (21.05%) Unix
4 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (19.74%) Windows 10
5 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
6 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (11.84%) Solaris
9 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
10 4 (5.26%) Android
11 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) ITIL
2 16 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 12 (15.79%) Change Management
3 12 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (13.16%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (11.84%) Project Management
5 9 (11.84%) Resource Management
5 9 (11.84%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.21%) Information Security
7 6 (7.89%) Application Virtualisation
7 6 (7.89%) Capacity Management
7 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.58%) Investment Management
8 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.26%) Application Packaging
9 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.26%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.58%) Java
2 5 (6.58%) SQL
3 1 (1.32%) Perl
3 1 (1.32%) VB
3 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) MCSE
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.21%) MCDST
3 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.63%) CGEIT
4 2 (2.63%) CISSP
4 2 (2.63%) CRISC
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) MCP
4 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.32%) ECDL
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 6 (7.89%) GDPR
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (56.58%) Active Directory
2 37 (48.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (35.53%) Virtual Desktop
4 22 (28.95%) XenDesktop
5 15 (19.74%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (19.74%) XenApp
6 10 (13.16%) XenServer
7 9 (11.84%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.63%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.32%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (39.47%) SCCM
2 10 (13.16%) WSUS
3 5 (6.58%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.63%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.32%) Nessus
5 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.32%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 47 (61.84%) VMware
2 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (18.42%) NetApp
4 11 (14.47%) Oracle
5 9 (11.84%) Nimble Storage
6 8 (10.53%) Wyse
7 7 (9.21%) Ivanti
8 6 (7.89%) Symantec
9 5 (6.58%) Bloomberg
9 5 (6.58%) McAfee
9 5 (6.58%) Polycom
9 5 (6.58%) Reuters
9 5 (6.58%) Veritas
10 4 (5.26%) Apple
11 2 (2.63%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.63%) Sophos
12 1 (1.32%) Forcepoint
12 1 (1.32%) Meraki
12 1 (1.32%) Mitel
12 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow