Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 22 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 40 97
Rank change year-on-year -18 +57 -23
Contract jobs citing Citrix 33 153 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.59% 6.44% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 7.50% 10.95% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 100 4
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £288 £260 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.58% -8.77% +9.62%
10th Percentile £258 £190 £275
90th Percentile £338 £338 £327
North East median daily rate £283 £260 £280
% change year-on-year +8.65% -7.14% +5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £19.50 £28.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.36% +47.37% -33.91%
10th Percentile £9.00 £26.50 £12.60
90th Percentile £31.75 £32.48 £25.00
North East median hourly rate £11.00 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -60.71% +47.37% -36.67%

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 Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 440 1397 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.93% 58.77% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 966 341
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £260 £213 £231
90th Percentile £550 £488 £550
North East median daily rate £365 £330 £359
% change year-on-year +10.61% -8.01% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 104 56
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.50 £27.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.14% +15.63% +38.13%
10th Percentile £8.76 £11.38 £12.20
90th Percentile £47.70 £36.00 £38.75
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £27.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -50.00% +27.06% +14.86%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in Tyne and Wear

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 30 £288 +10.58% 2
Gateshead - 2 - - 1
Sunderland - 1 - -
Citrix
North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 22 (66.67%) VMware
4 21 (63.64%) DHCP
4 21 (63.64%) DNS
4 21 (63.64%) XenApp
4 21 (63.64%) XenDesktop
5 18 (54.55%) XenServer
5 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
6 16 (48.48%) AppSense
7 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
8 14 (42.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
9 13 (39.39%) SCCM
9 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
9 13 (39.39%) Skype for Business
9 13 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
11 11 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
13 9 (27.27%) SMS
13 9 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (24.24%) ITIL
14 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (21.21%) Disclosure Scotland
15 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
16 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
17 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 13 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (39.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) DHCP
1 21 (63.64%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) SMS
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.03%) SAN
6 1 (3.03%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 11 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 10 (30.30%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Officer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Tandem
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Solaris
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) AIX
7 1 (3.03%) Debian
7 1 (3.03%) HPUX
7 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Server Building
5 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (15.15%) Degree
5 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 21 (63.64%) XenApp
2 21 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 18 (54.55%) XenServer
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
6 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.06%) vSphere
7 2 (6.06%) Xen
8 1 (3.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (9.09%) XenMobile
4 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) PowerCLI
5 1 (3.03%) SafeCom
5 1 (3.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) VMware
2 16 (48.48%) AppSense
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (6.06%) McAfee
5 2 (6.06%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) ThinPrint