The table below looks at the statistics for Citrix Certification 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 Certification over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 535 451 417
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -34
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 48 106 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 1.24% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 86
Average daily rate
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£313 £357 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.34% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £211 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £328
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £22.25 £18.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £26.88 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £94.25 £25.00 £15.37
% change year-on-year
+277.00% +62.65%
Citrix Certification
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9453 8554 9332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.55% 17.58% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5410 4742 4877
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 442 580
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.26 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.97 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

Citrix Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

Citrix Certification
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 Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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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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
London -6 27 £400 - 10
South East -4 15 £300 -19.73% 5
North West -5 3 £248 -17.50% 11
Yorkshire +1 1 £350 +47.36% 2
East of England -43 1 £270 -16.92% 2
North East - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 3
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Citrix Certification
UK

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification.

1 112 (94.12%) Citrix
2 83 (69.75%) CCA
3 80 (67.23%) Windows
3 80 (67.23%) XenApp
4 69 (57.98%) VMware
5 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 66 (55.46%) Active Directory
7 50 (42.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (31.93%) Cisco
9 36 (30.25%) CCEA
9 36 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
10 35 (29.41%) MS Exchange
11 34 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (27.73%) Finance
12 33 (27.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 31 (26.05%) NetScaler
13 31 (26.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (25.21%) MCSE
15 28 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
15 28 (23.53%) CCEE
16 26 (21.85%) Exchange Server 2010
16 26 (21.85%) CCNA
17 25 (21.01%) XenDesktop
18 23 (19.33%) Banking
19 22 (18.49%) SCCM
19 22 (18.49%) XenServer
19 22 (18.49%) MCP
20 21 (17.65%) Firewall
21 18 (15.13%) ITIL

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 26 (21.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.36%) SAS
7 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.84%) IIS
9 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.05%) NetScaler
2 21 (17.65%) Firewall
3 18 (15.13%) DNS
4 14 (11.76%) DHCP
5 11 (9.24%) SAN
6 10 (8.40%) iSCSI
7 9 (7.56%) LAN
7 9 (7.56%) WAN
7 9 (7.56%) VLAN
8 6 (5.04%) Network Security
9 5 (4.20%) MPLS
9 5 (4.20%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.36%) Internet
10 4 (3.36%) VPN
11 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.52%) DSL
11 3 (2.52%) Wireless
11 3 (2.52%) BIG-IP
11 3 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (1.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MSI
2 1 (0.84%) InstallShield
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 23 (19.33%) Banking
3 4 (3.36%) Publishing
3 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.84%) Law
5 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (27.73%) Citrix Engineer
2 16 (13.45%) Support Engineer
2 16 (13.45%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (10.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (9.24%) Administrator
5 10 (8.40%) Architect
5 10 (8.40%) Consultant
6 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) Citrix Administrator
7 6 (5.04%) Citrix Specialist
7 6 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.20%) Citrix Consultant
8 5 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Citrix Support
9 4 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.36%) Network Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.68%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.04%) Fat Client
2 6 (5.04%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.20%) CLARiiON
3 5 (4.20%) PKI
3 5 (4.20%) Celerra
3 5 (4.20%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.36%) Replication
5 2 (1.68%) CMDB
5 2 (1.68%) Clustering
5 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 80 (67.23%) Windows
2 50 (42.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (26.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (15.13%) Windows 7
5 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.40%) Windows XP
7 8 (6.72%) Linux
8 4 (3.36%) UNIX
9 1 (0.84%) AIX
9 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.13%) ITIL
2 9 (7.56%) Migration
3 7 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.20%) Low Latency
5 4 (3.36%) Load Testing
5 4 (3.36%) Investment Management
5 4 (3.36%) Network Design
5 4 (3.36%) ITSM
5 4 (3.36%) Business Continuity
5 4 (3.36%) Service Management
6 3 (2.52%) BCP
6 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (2.52%) Time Management
6 3 (2.52%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.52%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.52%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.68%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.92%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.40%) VBScript
3 8 (6.72%) Perl
3 8 (6.72%) SQL
4 7 (5.88%) VB
5 4 (3.36%) C
6 3 (2.52%) Korn
6 3 (2.52%) Bourne shell
7 2 (1.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 83 (69.75%) CCA
2 36 (30.25%) CCEA
3 35 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (27.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 30 (25.21%) MCSE
7 28 (23.53%) CCEE
8 26 (21.85%) CCNA
9 22 (18.49%) MCP
10 16 (13.45%) MCITP
10 16 (13.45%) CCNP
11 10 (8.40%) MCTS
12 8 (6.72%) MCSA
13 7 (5.88%) VCP5
14 5 (4.20%) HNC
14 5 (4.20%) VCP4
14 5 (4.20%) CCAA
14 5 (4.20%) CCIA
15 3 (2.52%) CCIE
16 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 80 (67.23%) XenApp
2 66 (55.46%) Active Directory
3 36 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 25 (21.01%) XenDesktop
6 22 (18.49%) XenServer
7 12 (10.08%) Hyper-V
8 8 (6.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (6.72%) VMware Server
8 8 (6.72%) vSphere
9 7 (5.88%) VMware ESX
10 6 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (4.20%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.52%) NFS
12 3 (2.52%) Xen
12 3 (2.52%) NLBS
13 1 (0.84%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (18.49%) SCCM
2 10 (8.40%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.36%) SCOM
4 3 (2.52%) Nagios
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (1.68%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.84%) WSUS
6 1 (0.84%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 112 (94.12%) Citrix
2 69 (57.98%) VMware
3 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 38 (31.93%) Cisco
5 14 (11.76%) HP
6 10 (8.40%) Wyse
6 10 (8.40%) CheckPoint
7 9 (7.56%) EMC
8 7 (5.88%) AppSense
9 6 (5.04%) Veeam
9 6 (5.04%) NetApp
9 6 (5.04%) Symantec
10 5 (4.20%) Juniper
10 5 (4.20%) Dell
10 5 (4.20%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.36%) WatchGuard
12 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.52%) Isilon
13 2 (1.68%) IBM
13 2 (1.68%) Remedy
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