Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 16 December 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.

Citrix EdgeSight
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 857 888
Rank change year-on-year 0 +31 -24
Contract jobs citing EdgeSight 25 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.022% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 13
UK median daily rate £375 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33% -10.18%
10th Percentile £314 £225 £321
90th Percentile £480 £441 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £250 £375
% change year-on-year +40.00% -33.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
UK median hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 -

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11655 11194 9689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.36% 10.91% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7931 7167 5949
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +3.14%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £238
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 257 332
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.18% -4.93%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £42.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £20.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year -18.51% +5.18% -5.21%

EdgeSight
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EdgeSight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for EdgeSight in the UK

EdgeSight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EdgeSight in the UK

EdgeSight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EdgeSight over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EdgeSight in the UK

EdgeSight
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EdgeSight in the UK

EdgeSight
Top 7 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 16 December 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
England +18 25 £375 +50.00% 1
UK excluding London +8 20 £350 +40.00% 1
North of England +54 12 £350 +55.56% 1
Yorkshire - 9 £350 -
South East -18 8 £363 +45.00%
London -34 4 £400 -11.11%
North West - 3 £400 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 with a requirement for EdgeSight.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
1 25 (100.00%) XenApp
2 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (64.00%) VMware
6 15 (60.00%) AppSense
6 15 (60.00%) NetScaler
6 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (44.00%) ITIL
8 11 (44.00%) XenDesktop
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 10 (40.00%) CCA
9 10 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (32.00%) DNS
11 8 (32.00%) SCCM
11 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (32.00%) XenServer
12 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (28.00%) DHCP
12 7 (28.00%) CCEA
12 7 (28.00%) Terminal Server
13 6 (24.00%) Finance
13 6 (24.00%) Publishing
13 6 (24.00%) SMTP

EdgeSight
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Mimecast
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 8 (32.00%) DNS
3 7 (28.00%) DHCP
4 6 (24.00%) SMTP
5 4 (16.00%) SAN
6 3 (12.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.00%) Firewall
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) SSL
7 2 (8.00%) VoIP
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
8 1 (4.00%) DMZ
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
8 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.00%) NAS
8 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (4.00%) Skype
8 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Publishing
2 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Citrix Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Server Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Associate Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (8.00%) Linux
9 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 6 (24.00%) Patch Management
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (20.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCA
1 10 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCEA
3 5 (20.00%) CCAA
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (4.00%) VCP4
6 1 (4.00%) VCP5
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) XenApp
2 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (44.00%) XenDesktop
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (32.00%) XenServer
7 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (28.00%) Terminal Server
8 4 (16.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (12.00%) vSphere
10 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
10 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCCM
2 6 (24.00%) SCOM
3 4 (16.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
4 1 (4.00%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) MOM
4 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) AppSense
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Altiris
5 2 (8.00%) AppDynamics
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Mitel
5 2 (8.00%) Splunk
6 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.00%) CA
6 1 (4.00%) Genesys
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy