The first table below looks at the demand for Citrix Presentation Server skills 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 Presentation Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Presentation Server
Rank 573 460 510
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +50
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 17 43 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.100% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 1.07% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 37
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £270 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £43.75 £41.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +101.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £38.25 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £44.25 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £41.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +101.21%
System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4826 4033 4364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.40% 9.36% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2493 1988 2160
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 583 600 543
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.72 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Citrix Presentation Server
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Citrix Presentation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Citrix Presentation Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Citrix Presentation Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Presentation Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Citrix Presentation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Citrix Presentation Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Citrix Presentation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Presentation Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Citrix Presentation Server
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 Presentation Server within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -42 5 £325 -10.95% 2
East of England - 4 £369 - 6
North West -17 3 £225 - 2
South East -21 1 - - 1
South West -21 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Citrix Presentation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Citrix Presentation Server 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 Presentation Server.

1 59 (100.00%) Citrix
2 50 (84.75%) XenApp
3 49 (83.05%) Windows
4 38 (64.41%) Active Directory
5 36 (61.02%) VMware
6 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
7 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (52.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (49.15%) MS Exchange
11 19 (32.20%) Blackberry
12 18 (30.51%) ITIL
12 18 (30.51%) SAN
13 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (25.42%) vSphere
15 14 (23.73%) DNS
15 14 (23.73%) DHCP
16 13 (22.03%) Citrix Certification
16 13 (22.03%) Symantec
16 13 (22.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 12 (20.34%) Finance
17 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2007
18 11 (18.64%) Fat Client
18 11 (18.64%) SCOM
18 11 (18.64%) Thin Client
18 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
19 10 (16.95%) Windows XP
19 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
20 9 (15.25%) Performance Management
20 9 (15.25%) SCCM

Citrix Presentation Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Citrix Presentation Server 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 Presentation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (49.15%) MS Exchange
2 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (22.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
6 6 (10.17%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (6.78%) Lync
7 4 (6.78%) IIS
7 4 (6.78%) IBM Notes
8 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.69%) GroupWise
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Office
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) SAN
2 14 (23.73%) DNS
2 14 (23.73%) DHCP
3 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.86%) WAN
4 7 (11.86%) LAN
5 5 (8.47%) VoIP
6 4 (6.78%) VPN
7 3 (5.08%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (3.39%) Firewall
8 2 (3.39%) SMS
9 1 (1.69%) FTP
9 1 (1.69%) SNMP
9 1 (1.69%) SMTP
9 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.69%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MSI
2 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Local Government
3 4 (6.78%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Analyst
2 7 (11.86%) Consultant
2 7 (11.86%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) IT Support
5 4 (6.78%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Wintel Support
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.08%) Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Wintel Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix Support
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) Application Packaging
3 2 (3.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Blackberry
2 11 (18.64%) Fat Client
2 11 (18.64%) Thin Client
3 6 (10.17%) PKI
4 5 (8.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (1.69%) FMCG
5 1 (1.69%) SecurID
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (83.05%) Windows
2 33 (55.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (52.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.95%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.78%) Linux
7 3 (5.08%) Android
8 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.69%) NetWare
9 1 (1.69%) VMS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Performance Management
2 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
2 9 (15.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.86%) BCP
3 7 (11.86%) Business Continuity
3 7 (11.86%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.47%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management
7 2 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.39%) Process Management
7 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.69%) Project Management
8 1 (1.69%) Change Management
8 1 (1.69%) ITSM
8 1 (1.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) VBScript
2 3 (5.08%) LINC
3 2 (3.39%) AppleScript
3 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.69%) VB
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (15.25%) CCA
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.47%) MCSE
4 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.78%) MCITP
6 2 (3.39%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) CCEA
7 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 50 (84.75%) XenApp
2 38 (64.41%) Active Directory
3 30 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (25.42%) vSphere
5 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
6 7 (11.86%) Xen
7 6 (10.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (10.17%) VMware ESX
8 5 (8.47%) XenServer
9 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
9 4 (6.78%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (5.08%) MetaFrame
10 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (3.39%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
12 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.69%) Novell eDirectory
12 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) SCOM
2 9 (15.25%) SCCM
2 9 (15.25%) Backup Exec
3 7 (11.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.08%) WSUS
4 3 (5.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.69%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Citrix
2 36 (61.02%) VMware
3 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.03%) Symantec
5 7 (11.86%) McAfee
6 6 (10.17%) NetApp
6 6 (10.17%) EMC
6 6 (10.17%) Oracle
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco
7 5 (8.47%) Lotus
7 5 (8.47%) AppSense
8 4 (6.78%) Apple
8 4 (6.78%) Hitachi
8 4 (6.78%) HP
8 4 (6.78%) IBM
8 4 (6.78%) SAP
9 3 (5.08%) Wyse
10 2 (3.39%) Acronis
10 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.39%) Google
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