The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Support role 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Support
Rank 195 226 217
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.028% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.030% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £210 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -33.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £202 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £218 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £338
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.76% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5410 6712 7236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.93% 92.59% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3919 4916 5256
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 147 173
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Citrix Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Support in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Citrix Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Citrix Support
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 Support across the City of London region.

Citrix Support Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Citrix Support
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Citrix Support Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Citrix Support
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 Support across the City of London region.

Citrix Support Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Citrix Support in their job title 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 with Citrix Support in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) XenApp
3 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
4 6 (60.00%) XenServer
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (10.00%) MCP
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) CCNP
7 1 (10.00%) CCA
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Citrix Support in their job title 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 with Citrix Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) XenApp
1 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (60.00%) XenServer
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) AppSense