The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Administrator
Rank 587 553 523
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Administrator 2 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.013% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.014% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £340 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -24.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 -
% change year-on-year
+10.91% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Citrix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Citrix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Citrix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix Administrator across the England region.

Citrix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Citrix Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Administrator across the England region.

Citrix Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Citrix Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Citrix Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Citrix Administrator in their job title 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 with Citrix Administrator in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) XenApp
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 5 (38.46%) XenServer
7 4 (30.77%) EdgeSight
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) VBScript
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (23.08%) Altiris
8 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
8 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (15.38%) Publishing
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Replication
9 2 (15.38%) AppSense
9 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
9 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (15.38%) vSphere
9 2 (15.38%) NetApp
9 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 2 (15.38%) CCA

Citrix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Citrix Administrator in their job title 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 with Citrix Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) VBScript
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCA
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) CCEA
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) XenApp
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) XenServer
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (7.69%) MetaFrame
6 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) EdgeSight
3 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Altiris
4 2 (15.38%) AppSense
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Nimsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam