The first table below looks at the demand for Citrix Certification in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 198 188 201
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 12 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 0.91% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 17
Average daily rate £325 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £341 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £417 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 - £19.50
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1176 993 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.22% 15.93% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 641 650
Average daily rate £412 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 37
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +143.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Citrix Certification
London

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix Certification across the City of London region.

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Certification across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Citrix Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification across the City of London region.

Citrix Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Citrix Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix Certification.

1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) CCA
3 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) XenApp
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) CCEE
8 6 (33.33%) CCEA
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (33.33%) MCP
9 5 (27.78%) MCSE
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (27.78%) MCITP
9 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
10 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (22.22%) Firewall
10 4 (22.22%) CCNP
10 4 (22.22%) CCNA
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 4 (22.22%) ITIL
11 3 (16.67%) Blackberry

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Citrix Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Lync
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) SMTP
4 1 (5.56%) SNMP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) DMZ
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
1 1 (5.56%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) VBScript
1 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CCA
2 6 (33.33%) CCEE
2 6 (33.33%) CCEA
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) MCP
3 5 (27.78%) MCSE
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (27.78%) MCITP
4 4 (22.22%) CCNP
4 4 (22.22%) CCNA
5 3 (16.67%) MCTS
6 2 (11.11%) MCSA
7 1 (5.56%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) XenApp
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (11.11%) XenServer
7 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) AppSense
5 2 (11.11%) Wyse
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) CommVault
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
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