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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 82 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 85 177 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.51% 2.98% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.97% 6.86% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 122 144
Median daily rate £405 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £186 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.83 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.24% +42.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.65 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.28 £26.94 £22.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.95% -2.35%
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
1424 2579 2594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.06% 43.45% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1094 1914 1769
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 64 55
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £32.80 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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.

1 124 (73.37%) Windows
2 93 (55.03%) Active Directory
3 86 (50.89%) VMware
4 74 (43.79%) Microsoft
5 71 (42.01%) Windows Server
6 61 (36.09%) Finance
7 55 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (27.22%) SCCM
9 45 (26.63%) XenApp
10 44 (26.04%) ITIL
11 43 (25.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (21.30%) MS Office
12 36 (21.30%) Windows 7
13 34 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 33 (19.53%) MS Excel
15 31 (18.34%) HP
16 30 (17.75%) PowerShell
17 29 (17.16%) XenDesktop
17 29 (17.16%) MS Exchange
18 28 (16.57%) Migration
19 25 (14.79%) DNS
20 23 (13.61%) SCOM
21 22 (13.02%) Data Centre
21 22 (13.02%) SAN
22 21 (12.43%) Legal
22 21 (12.43%) SharePoint
23 20 (11.83%) Cisco
23 20 (11.83%) Banking
23 20 (11.83%) NetScaler
24 18 (10.65%) Office 365

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 29 (17.16%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.43%) SharePoint
3 18 (10.65%) Skype for Business
4 16 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.37%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.18%) IIS
10 1 (0.59%) Confluence
10 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 36 (21.30%) MS Office
2 33 (19.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.37%) MS Project
4 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.59%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.65%) Office 365
2 8 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.14%) SaaS
4 6 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.37%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.78%) PaaS
7 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.18%) IaaS
8 1 (0.59%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.79%) DNS
2 22 (13.02%) SAN
3 20 (11.83%) NetScaler
4 17 (10.06%) Firewall
5 16 (9.47%) WAN
6 14 (8.28%) DHCP
7 13 (7.69%) LAN
8 12 (7.10%) TCP/IP
9 7 (4.14%) Unified Communications
10 5 (2.96%) iSCSI
10 5 (2.96%) Network Security
10 5 (2.96%) Skype
11 4 (2.37%) Extranet
11 4 (2.37%) Internet
11 4 (2.37%) VPN
12 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.78%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (1.78%) LDAP
12 3 (1.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.96%) Big Data
2 5 (2.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MSI
2 2 (1.18%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.18%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 61 (36.09%) Finance
2 21 (12.43%) Legal
3 20 (11.83%) Banking
4 12 (7.10%) Law
5 9 (5.33%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.96%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.18%) French Language
9 1 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.59%) Front Office
9 1 (0.59%) German Language
9 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.59%) Retail
9 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (21.89%) Analyst
2 22 (13.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (9.47%) Citrix Engineer
4 15 (8.88%) Architect
5 11 (6.51%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.51%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (5.33%) Service Analyst
6 9 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (4.73%) Citrix Analyst
7 8 (4.73%) Consultant
7 8 (4.73%) Desktop Support
7 8 (4.73%) Support Analyst
7 8 (4.73%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.14%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.14%) Wintel Analyst
9 6 (3.55%) Administrator
9 6 (3.55%) Network Architect
9 6 (3.55%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.78%) .NET
1 3 (1.78%) HTML
2 2 (1.18%) Middleware
3 1 (0.59%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.59%) WAP
3 1 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.59%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.02%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.92%) Fat Client
2 10 (5.92%) Thin Client
3 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.73%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.55%) Device Driver
6 5 (2.96%) Clustering
6 5 (2.96%) Derivative
7 4 (2.37%) BYOD
7 4 (2.37%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.37%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.78%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.78%) Equities
8 3 (1.78%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.78%) NHS
8 3 (1.78%) User Experience
9 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 124 (73.37%) Windows
2 71 (42.01%) Windows Server
3 43 (25.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (21.30%) Windows 7
5 34 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (7.69%) Linux
8 12 (7.10%) Unix
8 12 (7.10%) Windows 10
9 11 (6.51%) Windows XP
10 9 (5.33%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.55%) AIX
12 4 (2.37%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.78%) Android
13 3 (1.78%) Solaris
14 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.04%) ITIL
2 28 (16.57%) Migration
3 18 (10.65%) Incident Management
4 17 (10.06%) Change Management
5 15 (8.88%) Project Management
6 14 (8.28%) Server Building
7 13 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.33%) ITIL V3
9 9 (5.33%) Service Management
10 8 (4.73%) Data Management
10 8 (4.73%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.73%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (4.14%) Data Protection
11 7 (4.14%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (3.55%) High Availability
12 6 (3.55%) Open Source
12 6 (3.55%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.75%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.47%) SQL
3 11 (6.51%) C#
4 4 (2.37%) Python
5 3 (1.78%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.18%) Korn
6 2 (1.18%) Perl
6 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.18%) VB
7 1 (0.59%) C
7 1 (0.59%) Java
7 1 (0.59%) Ruby
7 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (8.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.28%) MCSE
3 6 (3.55%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.96%) CCA
4 5 (2.96%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (2.96%) MCP
4 5 (2.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.37%) MCDST
6 3 (1.78%) CCNP
6 3 (1.78%) CISA
6 3 (1.78%) CRISC
6 3 (1.78%) ISACA
6 3 (1.78%) MCSA
6 3 (1.78%) RHCA
6 3 (1.78%) RHCE
7 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) SLA
2 6 (3.55%) QA
3 3 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (55.03%) Active Directory
2 55 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (26.63%) XenApp
4 29 (17.16%) XenDesktop
5 13 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 12 (7.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (7.10%) VMware ESX
7 10 (5.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 10 (5.92%) Terminal Services
8 9 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (4.14%) vSphere
9 7 (4.14%) XenServer
10 5 (2.96%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (2.96%) Xen
11 4 (2.37%) UAG
12 3 (1.78%) NFS
12 3 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (1.18%) BitLocker
13 2 (1.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 46 (27.22%) SCCM
2 23 (13.61%) SCOM
3 8 (4.73%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.73%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (3.55%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.96%) HP SIM
5 5 (2.96%) IBM BigFix
5 5 (2.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (2.37%) AppDNA
6 4 (2.37%) Nagios
6 4 (2.37%) SCOrch
6 4 (2.37%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.78%) Puppet
7 3 (1.78%) WSUS
7 3 (1.78%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.59%) DameWare
Vendors
1 86 (50.89%) VMware
2 74 (43.79%) Microsoft
3 31 (18.34%) HP
4 20 (11.83%) Cisco
5 18 (10.65%) Dell
6 15 (8.88%) IBM
6 15 (8.88%) Symantec
7 13 (7.69%) NetApp
8 10 (5.92%) Oracle
9 8 (4.73%) Bloomberg
9 8 (4.73%) Reuters
10 6 (3.55%) AppSense
10 6 (3.55%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.96%) Dell Compellent
11 5 (2.96%) F5
12 4 (2.37%) Hortonworks
12 4 (2.37%) Juniper
12 4 (2.37%) Wyse
13 3 (1.78%) Avaya
13 3 (1.78%) BMC
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