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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 66 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 161 194 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.14% 3.29% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 7.40% 7.69% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 137 97
Average daily rate
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£406 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.18% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £188 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 24
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -19.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.00%
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
2177 2522 2448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 42.77% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 1732 1712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £32.31 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 March 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 March 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.

1 196 (61.64%) Windows
2 150 (47.17%) VMware
3 134 (42.14%) Active Directory
4 102 (32.08%) Microsoft
5 95 (29.87%) Finance
6 84 (26.42%) XenApp
7 82 (25.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 72 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 68 (21.38%) Cisco
10 66 (20.75%) Windows 7
11 57 (17.92%) MS Exchange
12 55 (17.30%) ITIL
13 50 (15.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 50 (15.72%) SCCM
14 49 (15.41%) DNS
15 44 (13.84%) Banking
16 43 (13.52%) Blackberry
17 41 (12.89%) SAN
17 41 (12.89%) MS Office
18 39 (12.26%) HP
19 38 (11.95%) Firewall
20 37 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
21 36 (11.32%) NetScaler
22 35 (11.01%) XenDesktop
22 35 (11.01%) Linux
22 35 (11.01%) DHCP
23 34 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
24 32 (10.06%) Thin Client
24 32 (10.06%) MS Excel
24 32 (10.06%) Fat Client

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 57 (17.92%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (7.23%) SharePoint
4 22 (6.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (3.14%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.83%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.52%) IBM Notes
10 7 (2.20%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.20%) IIS
10 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.89%) GlassFish
11 6 (1.89%) JBoss
11 6 (1.89%) Lync
12 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.63%) WorkSite
13 2 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 41 (12.89%) MS Office
2 32 (10.06%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.20%) MS Project
4 7 (2.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.94%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.63%) RMDS
4 1 (0.31%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.14%) Office 365
2 2 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.41%) DNS
2 41 (12.89%) SAN
3 38 (11.95%) Firewall
4 36 (11.32%) NetScaler
5 35 (11.01%) DHCP
6 25 (7.86%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (6.60%) LAN
8 19 (5.97%) BGP
9 18 (5.66%) OSPF
9 18 (5.66%) Network Security
10 16 (5.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 16 (5.03%) VLAN
11 15 (4.72%) VPN
11 15 (4.72%) WAN
11 15 (4.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 14 (4.40%) BIG-IP
13 13 (4.09%) NetScreen
13 13 (4.09%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (4.09%) HTTP
13 13 (4.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.89%) MySQL
3 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.63%) MS Access
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.31%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.31%) DB2
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) MSI
1 2 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.31%) Introscope
General
1 95 (29.87%) Finance
2 44 (13.84%) Banking
3 17 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.14%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.83%) Law
5 9 (2.83%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.20%) Publishing
7 6 (1.89%) French Language
8 5 (1.57%) Retail
8 5 (1.57%) Advertising
9 4 (1.26%) Legal
10 3 (0.94%) Back Office
11 2 (0.63%) Games
11 2 (0.63%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (20.75%) Analyst
2 37 (11.64%) Consultant
3 27 (8.49%) Desktop Support
3 27 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (7.86%) Support Engineer
5 21 (6.60%) Service Analyst
5 21 (6.60%) Support Analyst
6 18 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (5.03%) Architect
7 16 (5.03%) Network Engineer
8 15 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 15 (4.72%) Desktop Engineer
9 13 (4.09%) Citrix Consultant
9 13 (4.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 11 (3.46%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (3.46%) Security Specialist
10 11 (3.46%) Administrator
10 11 (3.46%) Citrix Engineer
10 11 (3.46%) Network Specialist
10 11 (3.46%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.72%) Application Packaging
2 14 (4.40%) SOAP
3 3 (0.94%) .NET
3 3 (0.94%) LAMP
4 2 (0.63%) Web Services
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.31%) J2EE
5 1 (0.31%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.31%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.52%) Blackberry
2 32 (10.06%) Thin Client
2 32 (10.06%) Fat Client
3 13 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.46%) Clustering
5 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.57%) Replication
6 4 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.26%) iPhone
7 3 (0.94%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.63%) iPad
8 2 (0.63%) CMDB
8 2 (0.63%) Derivative
8 2 (0.63%) SecurID
8 2 (0.63%) PKI
8 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.63%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 196 (61.64%) Windows
2 82 (25.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (20.75%) Windows 7
4 50 (15.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (11.01%) Linux
6 25 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (6.60%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.46%) UNIX
9 8 (2.52%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.26%) Android
11 4 (1.26%) AIX
12 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.31%) SUSE
14 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.30%) ITIL
2 24 (7.55%) Migration
3 23 (7.23%) Service Management
4 14 (4.40%) Change Management
4 14 (4.40%) Load Balancing
5 13 (4.09%) Business Analysis
5 13 (4.09%) Incident Management
6 12 (3.77%) E-Commerce
7 11 (3.46%) BPR
7 11 (3.46%) Business Process Improvement
8 10 (3.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (3.14%) PRINCE2
8 10 (3.14%) Project Management
8 10 (3.14%) TOGAF
9 8 (2.52%) Problem Management
9 8 (2.52%) Low Latency
9 8 (2.52%) Mentoring
10 7 (2.20%) Line Management
10 7 (2.20%) Release Management
11 6 (1.89%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.49%) SQL
2 25 (7.86%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.03%) C
4 8 (2.52%) Shell Script
4 8 (2.52%) VBScript
5 5 (1.57%) Java
6 2 (0.63%) C++
6 2 (0.63%) VB
7 1 (0.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (8.18%) CCNP
4 24 (7.55%) MCSE
5 14 (4.40%) MCSA
5 14 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (3.77%) MCITP
7 11 (3.46%) CCIE
7 11 (3.46%) CCSE
8 9 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.52%) Degree
10 7 (2.20%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.89%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.89%) CCA
12 5 (1.57%) MCP
12 5 (1.57%) CCEA
12 5 (1.57%) CCNA
12 5 (1.57%) MCTS
13 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.46%) ISO 9001
2 10 (3.14%) SLA
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.94%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 134 (42.14%) Active Directory
2 84 (26.42%) XenApp
3 72 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (11.01%) XenDesktop
5 30 (9.43%) vSphere
6 23 (7.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (5.35%) Hyper-V
8 14 (4.40%) Xen
9 13 (4.09%) XenServer
10 11 (3.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 9 (2.83%) VMware ESX
12 7 (2.20%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (1.26%) NFS
15 4 (1.26%) UAG
16 2 (0.63%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.63%) vCloud
16 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 50 (15.72%) SCCM
2 23 (7.23%) SCOM
3 11 (3.46%) HP SiteScope
4 9 (2.83%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (1.26%) DameWare
5 4 (1.26%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.26%) WSUS
5 4 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.26%) XenMobile
5 4 (1.26%) EdgeSight
6 3 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (0.94%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.94%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (0.94%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.63%) OpenView
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.63%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 150 (47.17%) VMware
2 102 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 68 (21.38%) Cisco
4 39 (12.26%) HP
5 29 (9.12%) NetApp
6 21 (6.60%) CheckPoint
6 21 (6.60%) F5
7 20 (6.29%) EMC
8 19 (5.97%) Oracle
9 17 (5.35%) AppSense
10 15 (4.72%) Infoblox
11 14 (4.40%) Red Hat
12 13 (4.09%) Blue Coat
13 12 (3.77%) IBM
14 11 (3.46%) Reuters
14 11 (3.46%) Imperva
15 8 (2.52%) Altiris
15 8 (2.52%) Wyse
15 8 (2.52%) Lotus
15 8 (2.52%) Remedy
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