The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 507 428 417
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -11
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 59 111 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 1.34% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 82
Average daily rate
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£345 £351 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £184 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £22.25 £18.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £26.88 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £94.25 £25.00 £21.44
% change year-on-year
+277.00% +16.63%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9202 8300 9096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.62% 17.82% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5236 4509 4796
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 457 566
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Citrix Certification
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +7 40 £378 +0.66% 11
South East -18 12 £265 -31.16% 8
North West -8 3 £248 -17.50% 4
Yorkshire +1 2 £369 +55.26% 4
South West -26 1 £550 -
North East - 1 - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 4
East of England - - - - 3
Citrix Certification
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Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 118 (94.40%) Citrix
2 86 (68.80%) CCA
3 85 (68.00%) XenApp
4 82 (65.60%) Windows
5 72 (57.60%) Microsoft
6 70 (56.00%) VMware
7 64 (51.20%) Active Directory
8 49 (39.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (35.20%) Cisco
9 44 (35.20%) Cisco Certification
10 38 (30.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 38 (30.40%) Finance
11 37 (29.60%) CCEA
12 35 (28.00%) MS Exchange
13 34 (27.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (26.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 33 (26.40%) CCNA
15 32 (25.60%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (25.60%) MCSE
16 31 (24.80%) XenDesktop
16 31 (24.80%) CCEE
17 30 (24.00%) NetScaler
18 28 (22.40%) Microsoft App-V
19 25 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (20.00%) XenServer
19 25 (20.00%) Banking
20 24 (19.20%) MCP
21 21 (16.80%) ITIL
21 21 (16.80%) Windows Server 2012
22 20 (16.00%) MCITP

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (5.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.20%) SAS
8 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.80%) Lync
10 1 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.60%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.00%) NetScaler
2 20 (16.00%) Firewall
3 11 (8.80%) DNS
4 9 (7.20%) LAN
4 9 (7.20%) WAN
4 9 (7.20%) iSCSI
5 8 (6.40%) SAN
5 8 (6.40%) DHCP
5 8 (6.40%) VLAN
6 6 (4.80%) Internet
6 6 (4.80%) VPN
7 5 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (4.00%) MPLS
8 4 (3.20%) Wireless
8 4 (3.20%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.40%) Network Security
9 3 (2.40%) BIG-IP
9 3 (2.40%) DSL
10 2 (1.60%) VoIP
11 1 (0.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) InstallShield
General
1 38 (30.40%) Finance
2 25 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Publishing
3 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.60%) Law
5 1 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (26.40%) Citrix Engineer
2 17 (13.60%) Support Engineer
3 16 (12.80%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (11.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.80%) Architect
5 11 (8.80%) Citrix Specialist
6 10 (8.00%) Administrator
7 9 (7.20%) Consultant
7 9 (7.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Citrix Administrator
8 8 (6.40%) Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.00%) Citrix Support
11 4 (3.20%) Voice Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.20%) Citrix Consultant
11 4 (3.20%) Server Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.80%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.00%) CLARiiON
2 5 (4.00%) PKI
2 5 (4.00%) Celerra
2 5 (4.00%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.20%) Clustering
4 3 (2.40%) Replication
4 3 (2.40%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.40%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) CMDB
6 1 (0.80%) FMCG
6 1 (0.80%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 82 (65.60%) Windows
2 49 (39.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (25.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (16.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (13.60%) Windows 7
6 15 (12.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.00%) Linux
8 3 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.80%) UNIX
10 1 (0.80%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.80%) ITIL
2 6 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (4.80%) Migration
3 5 (4.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (3.20%) Investment Management
4 4 (3.20%) Business Continuity
4 4 (3.20%) ITSM
4 4 (3.20%) Service Management
4 4 (3.20%) Network Design
4 4 (3.20%) Load Balancing
5 3 (2.40%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.40%) Incident Management
5 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (2.40%) BCP
5 3 (2.40%) Performance Management
5 3 (2.40%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (1.60%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.60%) Time Management
6 2 (1.60%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (1.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.20%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.00%) VBScript
3 5 (4.00%) Perl
3 5 (4.00%) SQL
4 2 (1.60%) VB
5 1 (0.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 86 (68.80%) CCA
2 44 (35.20%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (30.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (29.60%) CCEA
5 33 (26.40%) CCNA
5 33 (26.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (25.60%) MCSE
7 31 (24.80%) CCEE
8 24 (19.20%) MCP
9 20 (16.00%) MCITP
10 17 (13.60%) CCNP
11 10 (8.00%) MCTS
12 9 (7.20%) MCSA
13 8 (6.40%) CCAA
13 8 (6.40%) VCP5
14 6 (4.80%) CCIA
15 5 (4.00%) VCP4
16 4 (3.20%) CCIE
17 2 (1.60%) HNC
17 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) COBIT
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 85 (68.00%) XenApp
2 64 (51.20%) Active Directory
3 34 (27.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (24.80%) XenDesktop
5 28 (22.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 25 (20.00%) XenServer
7 15 (12.00%) Hyper-V
8 10 (8.00%) VMware Server
9 8 (6.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (4.80%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (4.00%) vSphere
12 4 (3.20%) Xen
13 3 (2.40%) NLBS
13 3 (2.40%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.80%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.20%) SCCM
2 8 (6.40%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.80%) SCOM
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.40%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.60%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.80%) WSUS
7 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 118 (94.40%) Citrix
2 72 (57.60%) Microsoft
3 70 (56.00%) VMware
4 44 (35.20%) Cisco
5 14 (11.20%) Wyse
6 12 (9.60%) HP
7 10 (8.00%) AppSense
8 9 (7.20%) CheckPoint
9 6 (4.80%) Symantec
9 6 (4.80%) Dell
9 6 (4.80%) EMC
9 6 (4.80%) Veeam
10 5 (4.00%) 3PAR
10 5 (4.00%) Juniper
11 4 (3.20%) NetApp
11 4 (3.20%) WatchGuard
12 3 (2.40%) IBM
13 2 (1.60%) Remedy
13 2 (1.60%) McAfee
14 1 (0.80%) Sophos
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