Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 October 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 64 77
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -20
Contract jobs citing Citrix 33 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.96% 2.91% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 6.29% 6.94% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 16
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £139 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +197.30% -66.36% +35.25%
10th Percentile £260 £107 £349
90th Percentile £421 £435 £481
South East median daily rate £385 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +2.67% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
West Sussex median hourly rate - £25.00 £10.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +136.18% -29.43%
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -19.00% +38.89% +2.86%

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 West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 525 418 551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 47.13% 41.97% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 248 296
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.46% +4.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £150 £231
90th Percentile £573 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 23
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.25 £16.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.99% +11.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.91 £13.80 £10.25
90th Percentile £35.50 £38.18 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £15.70
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.87% -12.78%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in West Sussex

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in West Sussex

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in West Sussex

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in West Sussex

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Crawley +7 16 £413 +223.53% 4
Haywards Heath - 4 - -
Horsham - 4 £338 -
Gatwick - 2 £331 - 5
Worthing -20 1 £400 - 3
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 29 (87.88%) Active Directory
2 27 (81.82%) Windows
3 26 (78.79%) XenApp
3 26 (78.79%) Windows Server
4 23 (69.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 22 (66.67%) Finance
6 20 (60.61%) XenDesktop
7 18 (54.55%) VMware
8 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (33.33%) Migration
9 11 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
11 9 (27.27%) vRealize
11 9 (27.27%) vSphere
12 8 (24.24%) Back Office
12 8 (24.24%) HP
13 7 (21.21%) IBM
13 7 (21.21%) Firewall
14 6 (18.18%) Publishing
14 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 6 (18.18%) DNS
14 6 (18.18%) VBScript
14 6 (18.18%) Online Betting
14 6 (18.18%) SCCM
15 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
15 5 (15.15%) ITIL
15 5 (15.15%) DHCP
16 4 (12.12%) MCSE

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 3 (9.09%) VPN
4 3 (9.09%) Wireless
5 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (3.03%) DMZ
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) MPLS
6 1 (3.03%) RTP
6 1 (3.03%) SAN
6 1 (3.03%) Skype
6 1 (3.03%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Back Office
3 6 (18.18%) Online Betting
3 6 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
1 16 (48.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 16 (48.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (24.24%) Citrix Support
3 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) EAM
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Fit Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) VBScript
3 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) VCAP
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (87.88%) Active Directory
2 26 (78.79%) XenApp
3 20 (60.61%) XenDesktop
4 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (27.27%) vSphere
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (6.06%) XenServer
8 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) vRealize
2 6 (18.18%) SCCM
3 3 (9.09%) Ansible
3 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) IBM
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Guidewire
6 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Proofpoint
6 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam