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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 524 468 431
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -37
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 54 101 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 1.21% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 73
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £222 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £393 £340
% change year-on-year
-28.66% +15.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £22.70 £18.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £25.60 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £25.50 £23.94
% change year-on-year
-7.84% +6.53%
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
10011 8323 9416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.16% 17.26% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5633 4713 4945
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 391 564
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 30 £350 -9.67% 11
South East +9 17 £290 -30.95% 8
North West -13 3 £248 -17.50% 3
East of England -31 2 £270 -10.00%
East Midlands +2 1 - - 3
South West -50 1 £258 -48.50%
West Midlands - - - - 3
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
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Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 113 (93.39%) Citrix
2 83 (68.60%) CCA
3 82 (67.77%) XenApp
4 78 (64.46%) Windows
5 71 (58.68%) Microsoft
6 67 (55.37%) VMware
7 63 (52.07%) Active Directory
8 45 (37.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (30.58%) NetScaler
10 36 (29.75%) CCEA
11 35 (28.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 32 (26.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 32 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (26.45%) Cisco
12 32 (26.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 31 (25.62%) Finance
13 31 (25.62%) Cisco Certification
13 31 (25.62%) MS Exchange
14 30 (24.79%) MCSE
14 30 (24.79%) CCEE
15 28 (23.14%) Microsoft App-V
16 26 (21.49%) XenDesktop
16 26 (21.49%) ITIL
17 25 (20.66%) XenServer
18 24 (19.83%) SCCM
18 24 (19.83%) CCNA
19 22 (18.18%) DNS
19 22 (18.18%) MCP
19 22 (18.18%) Windows 7
20 21 (17.36%) Banking

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (25.62%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.31%) SAS
8 2 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.65%) IIS
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (13.22%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.40%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.58%) NetScaler
2 22 (18.18%) DNS
3 18 (14.88%) DHCP
3 18 (14.88%) Firewall
4 13 (10.74%) SAN
5 10 (8.26%) iSCSI
6 9 (7.44%) VLAN
7 7 (5.79%) LAN
7 7 (5.79%) WAN
7 7 (5.79%) Network Security
8 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.96%) MPLS
9 5 (4.13%) Internet
9 5 (4.13%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.31%) Junos
11 3 (2.48%) DSL
11 3 (2.48%) SNMP
11 3 (2.48%) BIG-IP
12 2 (1.65%) VPN
12 2 (1.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) DB2
3 1 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MSI
2 1 (0.83%) InstallShield
General
1 31 (25.62%) Finance
2 21 (17.36%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.83%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) German Language
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (27.27%) Citrix Engineer
2 14 (11.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (10.74%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (10.74%) Architect
4 12 (9.92%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Consultant
6 9 (7.44%) Administrator
6 9 (7.44%) Citrix Administrator
7 8 (6.61%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.96%) Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Citrix Support
9 5 (4.13%) Citrix Specialist
10 4 (3.31%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Citrix Consultant
10 4 (3.31%) Project Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Network Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.48%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.13%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.65%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Fat Client
1 8 (6.61%) Thin Client
2 7 (5.79%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.96%) PKI
4 5 (4.13%) CLARiiON
4 5 (4.13%) EqualLogic
4 5 (4.13%) Celerra
4 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.31%) Replication
6 3 (2.48%) Clustering
7 2 (1.65%) CMDB
7 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 78 (64.46%) Windows
2 45 (37.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (26.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (9.09%) Linux
6 11 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.13%) UNIX
8 1 (0.83%) AIX
8 1 (0.83%) Solaris
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.49%) ITIL
2 11 (9.09%) Migration
3 6 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.13%) Service Management
4 5 (4.13%) Time Management
4 5 (4.13%) Low Latency
5 4 (3.31%) Investment Management
5 4 (3.31%) Performance Management
5 4 (3.31%) Load Testing
5 4 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (3.31%) Network Design
5 4 (3.31%) Load Balancing
5 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2
5 4 (3.31%) ITSM
6 3 (2.48%) BCP
6 3 (2.48%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.48%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.48%) TOGAF
6 3 (2.48%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.26%) VB
2 10 (8.26%) Perl
2 10 (8.26%) SQL
3 9 (7.44%) VBScript
4 6 (4.96%) C
5 5 (4.13%) Korn
5 5 (4.13%) Bourne shell
6 2 (1.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 83 (68.60%) CCA
2 36 (29.75%) CCEA
3 35 (28.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (26.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 31 (25.62%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (24.79%) MCSE
6 30 (24.79%) CCEE
7 24 (19.83%) CCNA
8 22 (18.18%) MCP
9 17 (14.05%) MCITP
10 14 (11.57%) CCNP
11 9 (7.44%) MCSA
12 8 (6.61%) MCTS
12 8 (6.61%) HNC
13 6 (4.96%) CCIA
14 5 (4.13%) VCP4
14 5 (4.13%) VCP5
15 4 (3.31%) CCAA
15 4 (3.31%) JNCIA
16 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) COBIT
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 82 (67.77%) XenApp
2 63 (52.07%) Active Directory
3 32 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (23.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 26 (21.49%) XenDesktop
6 25 (20.66%) XenServer
7 15 (12.40%) Hyper-V
8 11 (9.09%) vSphere
9 8 (6.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (6.61%) VMware Server
9 8 (6.61%) VMware ESX
10 6 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (4.13%) Terminal Services
11 5 (4.13%) NFS
12 3 (2.48%) Xen
12 3 (2.48%) NLBS
13 2 (1.65%) vCloud
14 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.83%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 24 (19.83%) SCCM
2 10 (8.26%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.13%) Nagios
3 5 (4.13%) SCOM
4 2 (1.65%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.83%) WSUS
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.83%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 113 (93.39%) Citrix
2 71 (58.68%) Microsoft
3 67 (55.37%) VMware
4 32 (26.45%) Cisco
5 18 (14.88%) HP
6 13 (10.74%) EMC
7 10 (8.26%) Wyse
7 10 (8.26%) CheckPoint
8 8 (6.61%) AppSense
9 7 (5.79%) NetApp
10 6 (4.96%) Veeam
10 6 (4.96%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.96%) Dell
10 6 (4.96%) Symantec
11 5 (4.13%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.13%) Juniper
11 5 (4.13%) Isilon
12 4 (3.31%) WatchGuard
12 4 (3.31%) IBM
13 3 (2.48%) Oracle
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