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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 103 83 56
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -27
Contract jobs citing Citrix 70 111 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 2.35% 3.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.87% 5.51% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 73 152
Median daily rate £425 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £177 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £314 £301
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £21.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +1.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
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
1438 2013 2701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.12% 42.61% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 1504 1906
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 59
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £22.50 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 97 (70.29%) Windows
2 80 (57.97%) Active Directory
3 58 (42.03%) VMware
4 56 (40.58%) Microsoft
5 53 (38.41%) Windows Server
6 46 (33.33%) Finance
7 39 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (26.09%) Windows 7
9 35 (25.36%) MS Office
10 33 (23.91%) XenApp
10 33 (23.91%) SCCM
11 32 (23.19%) ITIL
12 29 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (18.12%) HP
14 25 (18.12%) Migration
15 23 (16.67%) MS Exchange
15 23 (16.67%) MS Excel
16 21 (15.22%) Firewall
17 20 (14.49%) DNS
17 20 (14.49%) Office 365
18 19 (13.77%) NetScaler
19 18 (13.04%) Cisco
19 18 (13.04%) SharePoint
19 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
19 18 (13.04%) XenDesktop
20 17 (12.32%) Skype for Business
20 17 (12.32%) SAN
20 17 (12.32%) Legal
21 16 (11.59%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 23 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 17 (12.32%) Skype for Business
4 13 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.90%) IIS
8 3 (2.17%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.45%) Apache
9 2 (1.45%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.72%) Confluence
10 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (25.36%) MS Office
2 23 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.90%) MS Project
4 3 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.45%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.72%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.49%) Office 365
2 7 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.90%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.90%) SaaS
5 2 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.45%) PaaS
6 1 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) Firewall
2 20 (14.49%) DNS
3 19 (13.77%) NetScaler
4 17 (12.32%) SAN
5 16 (11.59%) WAN
6 13 (9.42%) LAN
7 12 (8.70%) DHCP
7 12 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.07%) Network Security
9 6 (4.35%) Unified Communications
10 5 (3.62%) Internet
10 5 (3.62%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.62%) Skype
10 5 (3.62%) VoIP
10 5 (3.62%) VPN
11 4 (2.90%) Extranet
12 3 (2.17%) DMZ
12 3 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (2.17%) LDAP
12 3 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.62%) Big Data
2 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.72%) DB2
3 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) JIRA
1 1 (0.72%) MSI
General
1 46 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (12.32%) Legal
3 13 (9.42%) Banking
3 13 (9.42%) Law
4 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.45%) French Language
7 1 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) German Language
7 1 (0.72%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.72%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.72%) Publishing
7 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (21.01%) Analyst
2 19 (13.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (12.32%) Architect
4 14 (10.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (9.42%) Service Analyst
6 10 (7.25%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) Desktop Support
7 9 (6.52%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (5.80%) Server Engineer
8 8 (5.80%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (5.07%) Network Architect
9 7 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.35%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.35%) Consultant
10 6 (4.35%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (3.62%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.45%) .NET
1 2 (1.45%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.45%) HTML
1 2 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (0.72%) Java EE
2 1 (0.72%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.80%) Blackberry
3 8 (5.80%) Fat Client
3 8 (5.80%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.90%) Device Driver
4 4 (2.90%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.45%) BYOD
6 2 (1.45%) Derivative
6 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) iPhone
6 2 (1.45%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) Replication
6 2 (1.45%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (70.29%) Windows
2 53 (38.41%) Windows Server
3 36 (26.09%) Windows 7
4 29 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.42%) Linux
6 13 (9.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (8.70%) Unix
8 10 (7.25%) Windows 10
8 10 (7.25%) Windows XP
9 7 (5.07%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.62%) AIX
11 4 (2.90%) Windows Phone
12 3 (2.17%) Solaris
13 2 (1.45%) Android
13 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.72%) CentOS
14 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) ITIL
2 25 (18.12%) Migration
3 13 (9.42%) Project Management
4 11 (7.97%) PRINCE2
4 11 (7.97%) Service Management
5 9 (6.52%) Incident Management
6 8 (5.80%) Data Protection
7 7 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.07%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.07%) ITIL V3
7 7 (5.07%) Load Balancing
7 7 (5.07%) Network Design
7 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.35%) High Availability
8 6 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (4.35%) Open Source
9 5 (3.62%) Capacity Management
9 5 (3.62%) Low Latency
9 5 (3.62%) Server Building
9 5 (3.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.59%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.14%) SQL
3 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.90%) C#
4 3 (2.17%) Java
4 3 (2.17%) Python
5 2 (1.45%) Korn
5 2 (1.45%) Perl
5 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.72%) C
6 1 (0.72%) Ruby
6 1 (0.72%) VB
6 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.70%) MCSE
3 5 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.90%) MCP
4 4 (2.90%) MCSA
5 3 (2.17%) CCNA
5 3 (2.17%) CISA
5 3 (2.17%) CRISC
5 3 (2.17%) ISACA
5 3 (2.17%) MCDST
5 3 (2.17%) RHCA
5 3 (2.17%) RHCE
6 2 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.45%) MCTS
6 2 (1.45%) MOS
7 1 (0.72%) CCNP
7 1 (0.72%) CCSP
7 1 (0.72%) CISSP
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.17%) QA
4 1 (0.72%) COBIT
4 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (57.97%) Active Directory
2 39 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (23.91%) XenApp
4 18 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 12 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 9 (6.52%) Hyper-V
7 8 (5.80%) Terminal Services
8 7 (5.07%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (3.62%) vSphere
10 5 (3.62%) XenServer
11 4 (2.90%) UAG
12 3 (2.17%) DFS Replication
12 3 (2.17%) NFS
12 3 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (2.17%) Xen
13 2 (1.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 33 (23.91%) SCCM
2 16 (11.59%) SCOM
3 6 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.62%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.90%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (2.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.90%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (2.17%) Nagios
6 3 (2.17%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.17%) Puppet
6 3 (2.17%) WSUS
7 2 (1.45%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.45%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.72%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.72%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 58 (42.03%) VMware
2 56 (40.58%) Microsoft
3 25 (18.12%) HP
4 18 (13.04%) Cisco
5 14 (10.14%) Dell
6 13 (9.42%) Oracle
7 12 (8.70%) IBM
7 12 (8.70%) Symantec
8 9 (6.52%) Bloomberg
9 8 (5.80%) NetApp
9 8 (5.80%) Reuters
10 6 (4.35%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.62%) AppSense
12 4 (2.90%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.90%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (2.90%) F5
12 4 (2.90%) Hortonworks
12 4 (2.90%) Juniper
12 4 (2.90%) Mitel
13 3 (2.17%) ArcSight
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