The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 75 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 145 197 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.69% 3.33% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 6.11% 7.32% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 162 130
Average daily rate
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£370 £323 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% -13.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £183 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.37% -7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 28
Average hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.08 £15.60 £15.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.68 £79.50 £22.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
Citrix
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2374 2693 3334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.09% 45.54% 45.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1773 1857 2295
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 57 95
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.58% -10.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.49 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Citrix
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 across the City of London region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Citrix
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 across the City of London region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Citrix 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.

1 220 (74.83%) Windows
2 154 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 141 (47.96%) VMware
4 125 (42.52%) Finance
5 119 (40.48%) XenApp
6 103 (35.03%) Microsoft
7 78 (26.53%) ITIL
8 76 (25.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 74 (25.17%) Windows 7
10 70 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 67 (22.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 64 (21.77%) Cisco
13 60 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 54 (18.37%) MS Exchange
14 54 (18.37%) SCCM
15 50 (17.01%) PowerShell
16 49 (16.67%) WAN
17 46 (15.65%) LAN
17 46 (15.65%) SAN
18 44 (14.97%) Blackberry
19 42 (14.29%) MS Office
20 39 (13.27%) DNS
20 39 (13.27%) vSphere
21 38 (12.93%) Firewall
22 37 (12.59%) MS Excel
22 37 (12.59%) Data Centre
23 34 (11.56%) HP
23 34 (11.56%) XenDesktop
24 33 (11.22%) Banking
25 31 (10.54%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Citrix 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (18.37%) MS Exchange
2 29 (9.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 26 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (7.14%) Lync
5 20 (6.80%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (3.74%) IIS
8 9 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.04%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.68%) Apache
11 2 (0.68%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.34%) nginx
12 1 (0.34%) Confluence
12 1 (0.34%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (14.29%) MS Office
2 37 (12.59%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.02%) Adaptiv
3 2 (0.68%) RMDS
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.34%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.08%) Office 365
2 6 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.36%) SaaS
4 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (16.67%) WAN
2 46 (15.65%) LAN
2 46 (15.65%) SAN
3 39 (13.27%) DNS
4 38 (12.93%) Firewall
5 30 (10.20%) NetScaler
6 26 (8.84%) DHCP
7 23 (7.82%) TCP/IP
8 19 (6.46%) VPN
9 12 (4.08%) NAS
10 9 (3.06%) Internet
10 9 (3.06%) MPLS
11 8 (2.72%) Intranet
11 8 (2.72%) VoIP
12 7 (2.38%) Network Security
13 6 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 6 (2.04%) BIG-IP
13 6 (2.04%) LDAP
13 6 (2.04%) DSL
14 5 (1.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.34%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.34%) Ingres
6 1 (0.34%) DB2
6 1 (0.34%) MySQL
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Subversion
1 3 (1.02%) JIRA
2 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.68%) WinDbg
2 2 (0.68%) MSI
3 1 (0.34%) Hudson
3 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.34%) Fiddler
General
1 125 (42.52%) Finance
2 33 (11.22%) Banking
3 18 (6.12%) Law
4 12 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.74%) Legal
6 9 (3.06%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.38%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.04%) Back Office
9 5 (1.70%) Publishing
10 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.02%) Retail
11 2 (0.68%) Marketing
11 2 (0.68%) Advertising
11 2 (0.68%) Electronics
11 2 (0.68%) Front Office
12 1 (0.34%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.34%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (18.71%) Analyst
2 28 (9.52%) Consultant
3 24 (8.16%) Architect
3 24 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (6.46%) Desktop Support
5 18 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 16 (5.44%) Citrix Engineer
7 15 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (5.10%) Administrator
8 14 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (4.42%) Desktop Engineer
10 12 (4.08%) Support Engineer
11 11 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (3.74%) Service Analyst
11 11 (3.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (3.74%) Desktop Analyst
12 10 (3.40%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (3.40%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.06%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.06%) Middleware
2 8 (2.72%) .NET
3 5 (1.70%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.70%) Web Services
4 3 (1.02%) MDX
4 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.68%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.68%) WCF
5 2 (0.68%) HTML
6 1 (0.34%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.34%) COM
6 1 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.34%) XML
6 1 (0.34%) Flash
6 1 (0.34%) SAML
6 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.34%) LAMP
6 1 (0.34%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.97%) Blackberry
2 37 (12.59%) Data Centre
3 30 (10.20%) Clustering
4 17 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.44%) Fat Client
5 16 (5.44%) Thin Client
6 10 (3.40%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.72%) PKI
7 8 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.36%) BYOD
9 4 (1.36%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.36%) Replication
10 3 (1.02%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.02%) iPhone
10 3 (1.02%) FlexPod
10 3 (1.02%) User Experience
11 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.68%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.68%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 220 (74.83%) Windows
2 76 (25.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (25.17%) Windows 7
4 67 (22.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (7.14%) Linux
7 19 (6.46%) Windows 8
8 15 (5.10%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.74%) UNIX
10 6 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (2.04%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.04%) Android
11 5 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.36%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.36%) Solaris
12 4 (1.36%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.02%) CentOS
14 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (26.53%) ITIL
2 25 (8.50%) Migration
3 15 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (5.10%) Project Management
4 13 (4.42%) Service Management
5 12 (4.08%) Problem Management
6 11 (3.74%) Change Control
6 11 (3.74%) Service Delivery
7 10 (3.40%) Change Management
7 10 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (3.40%) Incident Management
8 9 (3.06%) PRINCE2
8 9 (3.06%) Server Building
9 8 (2.72%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (2.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (2.38%) Information Security
10 7 (2.38%) Data Management
11 6 (2.04%) Business Continuity
11 6 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (2.04%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.01%) PowerShell
2 29 (9.86%) SQL
3 11 (3.74%) VBScript
4 5 (1.70%) C#
5 4 (1.36%) Java
5 4 (1.36%) Perl
5 4 (1.36%) VB
6 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.02%) Python
6 3 (1.02%) C
7 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.34%) Ruby
7 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.34%) PHP
7 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (8.16%) MCSE
3 15 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (4.42%) MCSA
5 12 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (3.74%) MCP
6 11 (3.74%) Degree
7 9 (3.06%) CCNP
8 8 (2.72%) CCNA
8 8 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.38%) CCA
9 7 (2.38%) CCEE
10 5 (1.70%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.70%) CCEA
11 4 (1.36%) CCIA
12 3 (1.02%) CCAA
12 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.02%) MCDST
13 2 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.10%) SLA
2 3 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.02%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 154 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 119 (40.48%) XenApp
3 70 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (13.27%) vSphere
5 34 (11.56%) XenDesktop
6 21 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (5.78%) VMware ESX
8 15 (5.10%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (4.76%) Hyper-V
9 14 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (3.74%) XenServer
11 6 (2.04%) Xen
12 4 (1.36%) NLBS
12 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.36%) NDS
12 4 (1.36%) UAG
13 3 (1.02%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.02%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.68%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.68%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 54 (18.37%) SCCM
2 14 (4.76%) SCOM
3 11 (3.74%) XenMobile
4 7 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (2.04%) EdgeSight
6 5 (1.70%) AirWatch
6 5 (1.70%) WSUS
6 5 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.70%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.36%) Puppet
7 4 (1.36%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.02%) DameWare
8 3 (1.02%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 2 (0.68%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (0.68%) OpenView
9 2 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 141 (47.96%) VMware
2 103 (35.03%) Microsoft
3 64 (21.77%) Cisco
4 34 (11.56%) HP
5 27 (9.18%) AppSense
6 20 (6.80%) CheckPoint
7 15 (5.10%) IBM
8 13 (4.42%) Juniper
9 12 (4.08%) F5
10 11 (3.74%) Reuters
11 10 (3.40%) Dell
12 9 (3.06%) Oracle
12 9 (3.06%) Apple
12 9 (3.06%) Remedy
13 8 (2.72%) NetApp
13 8 (2.72%) FactSet
14 7 (2.38%) Wyse
14 7 (2.38%) Blue Coat
14 7 (2.38%) EMC
14 7 (2.38%) McAfee
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago