Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for EdgeSight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EdgeSight over the 6 months to 17 January 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.

Citrix EdgeSight
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 599 629 659
Rank change year-on-year +30 +30 -25
Contract jobs citing EdgeSight 19 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.037% 0.028% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 0.28% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 5
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £293 £250 £298
90th Percentile £385 £406 £406
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £368
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.75 -
UK median hourly rate - £26.75 -

EdgeSight is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5,612 5,300 5,043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 10.82% 9.98% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,480 3,235 2,839
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £231 £223 £210
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 169 259
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.73 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.97% -2.63% -7.32%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.35 £45.35 £49.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

EdgeSight
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing EdgeSight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for EdgeSight in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EdgeSight in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for EdgeSight in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EdgeSight in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EdgeSight in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EdgeSight in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EdgeSight in the UK excluding London

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Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EdgeSight within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
North of England +55 12 £350 -11.95% 1
Yorkshire - 9 £350 - 1
South East -21 7 £275 +10.00%
North West - 3 £400 -
EdgeSight
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EdgeSight 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for EdgeSight.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) XenApp
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
5 11 (57.89%) NetScaler
5 11 (57.89%) Ivanti
6 10 (52.63%) VMware
6 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) ITIL
9 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
10 6 (31.58%) SCCM
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 6 (31.58%) DNS
10 6 (31.58%) CCA
10 6 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (26.32%) CCEA
11 5 (26.32%) Terminal Server
11 5 (26.32%) DHCP
11 5 (26.32%) Migration
11 5 (26.32%) Finance
11 5 (26.32%) Banking
11 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
11 5 (26.32%) CCAA
11 5 (26.32%) Analytics
11 5 (26.32%) Data Centre

EdgeSight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) NetScaler
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) SMTP
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 1 (5.26%) DMZ
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.26%) NAS
7 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (5.26%) Skype
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MSI
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Server Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
3 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
3 4 (21.05%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Runbook
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCA
1 6 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCAA
2 5 (26.32%) CCEA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) XenApp
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (26.32%) Terminal Server
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (21.05%) XenServer
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
8 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
4 1 (5.26%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) MOM
4 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (57.89%) Ivanti
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Altiris
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) Genesys
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft