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 15 September 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.

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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 53 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 198 222 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.35% 3.09% 2.59%
As % of the Vendors category 7.27% 6.64% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 124 127
Average daily rate
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£330 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £192 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 32 19
Average hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £11.75 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £22.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
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
2722 3342 3459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.09% 46.45% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1940 2304 2354
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 96 102
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £11.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £49.65 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the City of London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

1 291 (75.00%) Windows
2 185 (47.68%) Active Directory
3 175 (45.10%) VMware
4 173 (44.59%) Microsoft
5 155 (39.95%) XenApp
6 126 (32.47%) Finance
7 120 (30.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 109 (28.09%) Windows 7
9 105 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
10 93 (23.97%) SCCM
11 92 (23.71%) Banking
12 70 (18.04%) ITIL
13 69 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 68 (17.53%) MS Exchange
15 58 (14.95%) Cisco
16 55 (14.18%) MS Office
16 55 (14.18%) XenDesktop
17 53 (13.66%) SQL Server
17 53 (13.66%) Microsoft App-V
18 51 (13.14%) SQL
18 51 (13.14%) SAN
19 50 (12.89%) Blackberry
20 49 (12.63%) XenServer
21 47 (12.11%) Linux
22 45 (11.60%) DNS
22 45 (11.60%) PowerShell
23 44 (11.34%) Firewall
24 43 (11.08%) Windows Server 2012
25 42 (10.82%) NetScaler
26 39 (10.05%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 68 (17.53%) MS Exchange
2 34 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 25 (6.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (4.64%) Tomcat
6 18 (4.64%) WebSphere
7 16 (4.12%) WebLogic
8 15 (3.87%) GlassFish
9 12 (3.09%) IIS
10 10 (2.58%) IBM Notes
10 10 (2.58%) Lync
10 10 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.77%) Apache
15 1 (0.26%) Tuxedo
15 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 55 (14.18%) MS Office
2 37 (9.54%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.29%) MS Project
5 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.52%) Kondor+
2 2 (0.52%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.80%) Office 365
2 6 (1.55%) SaaS
3 4 (1.03%) PaaS
4 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.14%) SAN
2 45 (11.60%) DNS
3 44 (11.34%) Firewall
4 42 (10.82%) NetScaler
5 31 (7.99%) WAN
6 22 (5.67%) LAN
7 19 (4.90%) DHCP
8 18 (4.64%) VPN
9 14 (3.61%) TCP/IP
10 12 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (3.09%) Network Security
11 11 (2.84%) Internet
11 11 (2.84%) VLAN
12 9 (2.32%) MPLS
13 8 (2.06%) Extranet
13 8 (2.06%) SSL
13 8 (2.06%) VoIP
14 7 (1.80%) Ethernet
14 7 (1.80%) BIG-IP
14 7 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.77%) MySQL
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.77%) DB2
6 2 (0.52%) MS Access
6 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.26%) Big Data
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (2.84%) MSI
2 3 (0.77%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.52%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.52%) JIRA
3 2 (0.52%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.26%) Selenium
4 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.26%) JMeter
4 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 126 (32.47%) Finance
2 92 (23.71%) Banking
3 23 (5.93%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.90%) Legal
5 11 (2.84%) Law
5 11 (2.84%) Back Office
6 8 (2.06%) Retail
7 7 (1.80%) Front Office
8 6 (1.55%) Publishing
8 6 (1.55%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.77%) Advertising
11 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (19.07%) Analyst
2 53 (13.66%) Administrator
3 33 (8.51%) Support Analyst
4 32 (8.25%) Architect
5 27 (6.96%) Desktop Support
6 26 (6.70%) Service Analyst
6 26 (6.70%) Citrix Engineer
7 25 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (5.93%) Service Desk Analyst
8 23 (5.93%) Desktop Engineer
9 22 (5.67%) Support Engineer
10 17 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
12 15 (3.87%) Wintel Engineer
13 14 (3.61%) Consultant
14 13 (3.35%) Project Manager
14 13 (3.35%) Citrix Administrator
15 11 (2.84%) Desktop Analyst
16 10 (2.58%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.84%) Application Packaging
2 5 (1.29%) jQuery
3 4 (1.03%) .NET
4 3 (0.77%) HTML
4 3 (0.77%) LAMP
4 3 (0.77%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.52%) Middleware
5 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.52%) JSP
6 1 (0.26%) Web Services
6 1 (0.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.26%) HTML5
6 1 (0.26%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.89%) Blackberry
2 24 (6.19%) Thin Client
2 24 (6.19%) Fat Client
3 23 (5.93%) Clustering
4 21 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.06%) Replication
6 7 (1.80%) iPhone
7 6 (1.55%) Handset
8 5 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.29%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.29%) iPad
9 4 (1.03%) Firmware
9 4 (1.03%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.77%) Kindle
10 3 (0.77%) FlexPod
10 3 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.77%) PKI
11 2 (0.52%) Derivative
11 2 (0.52%) CMDB
11 2 (0.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 291 (75.00%) Windows
2 120 (30.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 109 (28.09%) Windows 7
4 69 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (12.11%) Linux
6 43 (11.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (7.99%) Windows XP
8 27 (6.96%) UNIX
9 14 (3.61%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.84%) Solaris
11 10 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.55%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.29%) Android
14 3 (0.77%) AIX
14 3 (0.77%) SUSE
14 3 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.04%) ITIL
2 33 (8.51%) Migration
3 18 (4.64%) Incident Management
4 16 (4.12%) Release Management
5 15 (3.87%) Change Management
6 13 (3.35%) Service Management
7 11 (2.84%) Project Management
7 11 (2.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (2.84%) Load Balancing
8 10 (2.58%) Problem Management
9 8 (2.06%) Coaching
10 7 (1.80%) Configuration Management
11 6 (1.55%) Business Continuity
11 6 (1.55%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (1.55%) Performance Management
11 6 (1.55%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (1.55%) Line Management
12 5 (1.29%) Change Control
12 5 (1.29%) Software Deployment
12 5 (1.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (13.14%) SQL
2 45 (11.60%) PowerShell
3 23 (5.93%) Shell Script
4 16 (4.12%) C
5 12 (3.09%) VBScript
6 9 (2.32%) VB
7 4 (1.03%) C#
8 3 (0.77%) Java
8 3 (0.77%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (7.22%) Citrix Certification
3 19 (4.90%) MCSE
4 18 (4.64%) MCITP
5 16 (4.12%) CCA
6 13 (3.35%) CCEA
6 13 (3.35%) MCP
7 12 (3.09%) Security Cleared
7 12 (3.09%) CCEE
8 10 (2.58%) MCTS
8 10 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.06%) Degree
11 7 (1.80%) CCNA
12 6 (1.55%) MCSA
12 6 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.29%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.29%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.03%) CCNP
15 3 (0.77%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.64%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.58%) SLA
3 4 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 185 (47.68%) Active Directory
2 155 (39.95%) XenApp
3 105 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (14.18%) XenDesktop
5 53 (13.66%) Microsoft App-V
6 49 (12.63%) XenServer
7 31 (7.99%) vSphere
8 27 (6.96%) Hyper-V
9 20 (5.15%) VMware ESX
10 17 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (3.87%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (3.35%) Xen
13 12 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 9 (2.32%) UAG
15 7 (1.80%) Terminal Server
16 6 (1.55%) NLBS
16 6 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 5 (1.29%) VMware Server
17 5 (1.29%) ProxySG
18 4 (1.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 93 (23.97%) SCCM
2 22 (5.67%) SCOM
3 20 (5.15%) Tivoli
4 15 (3.87%) Backup Exec
5 10 (2.58%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 10 (2.58%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.80%) WSUS
7 5 (1.29%) Control-M
7 5 (1.29%) XenMobile
8 4 (1.03%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.77%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.77%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.77%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (0.77%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.52%) AppDNA
10 2 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 175 (45.10%) VMware
2 173 (44.59%) Microsoft
3 58 (14.95%) Cisco
4 39 (10.05%) Oracle
5 31 (7.99%) HP
5 31 (7.99%) NetApp
6 28 (7.22%) Wyse
7 24 (6.19%) EMC
7 24 (6.19%) IBM
8 21 (5.41%) CheckPoint
9 19 (4.90%) LANDesk
10 18 (4.64%) AppSense
11 15 (3.87%) JBoss
12 13 (3.35%) Symantec
13 12 (3.09%) Reuters
13 12 (3.09%) Bloomberg
14 11 (2.84%) Remedy
15 10 (2.58%) Lotus
16 9 (2.32%) Apple
17 7 (1.80%) Red Hat
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