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 3 months to 23 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 60 52
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 16 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.23% 2.28% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 5.84% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 6
Median daily rate £479 £413 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.06% -7.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £44.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -33.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -20.27% +5.71%  

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 West Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 256 291 261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 51.61% 39.06% 47.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 175 152
Median daily rate £395 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.93% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +81.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £13.30 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £43.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 13 £413 -2.94% 1
East Grinstead -10 1 £545 +67.69%
Citrix
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
3 17 (85.00%) Linux
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (60.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (20.00%) XenApp
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Unix
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) iSeries
9 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
10 2 (10.00%) AS400
10 2 (10.00%) Wyse
10 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
10 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
10 2 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (10.00%) SCCM
10 2 (10.00%) HP
10 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
10 2 (10.00%) Project Management
10 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
10 2 (10.00%) LAN
10 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2

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 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) MPLS
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) IT Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) IT Operations Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) iSeries
3 2 (10.00%) AS400
3 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) BYOD
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Linux
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Invoice Processing
4 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (5.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Wyse
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec