The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.79% 1.46% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 3.11% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £475 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year -22.66% +8.69%  

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 Swindon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 153 161 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 45.54% 47.08% 35.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 114 82
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +36.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Swindon

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Swindon

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Swindon

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

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) NetScaler
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
3 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (55.56%) FlexPod
3 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) SQL

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) NetScaler
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Dell KACE
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee