The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Presentation Server
Rank 536 513 472
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -41
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 43 38 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.081% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.88% 0.79% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 34
Average daily rate
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£333 £300 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £325 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £283 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.78 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.14% -2.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £30.78 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.14% -5.30%
Citrix Presentation Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4897 4807 4131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.88% 10.27% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2726 2542 1950
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £173 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 609 591 721
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 24 December 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 24 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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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 +11 21 £365 +21.66%
South East -20 11 £275 - 2
North West -10 6 £351 +24.07%
East of England - 4 - -
West Midlands -5 1 - -
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Citrix Presentation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 91 (100.00%) Citrix
2 79 (86.81%) Windows
3 69 (75.82%) VMware
4 64 (70.33%) Microsoft
5 60 (65.93%) Active Directory
5 60 (65.93%) XenApp
6 44 (48.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (46.15%) MS Exchange
7 42 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (43.96%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (29.67%) Windows 7
10 24 (26.37%) MS Office
10 24 (26.37%) VMware ESX
11 23 (25.27%) SAN
12 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (24.18%) XenDesktop
13 20 (21.98%) DNS
13 20 (21.98%) Firewall
14 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2007
15 17 (18.68%) Blackberry
15 17 (18.68%) Cisco
15 17 (18.68%) LAN
15 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
16 16 (17.58%) Symantec
16 16 (17.58%) Finance
16 16 (17.58%) XenServer
17 14 (15.38%) Fat Client
17 14 (15.38%) Thin Client
17 14 (15.38%) ITIL
18 13 (14.29%) WAN

Citrix Presentation Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 42 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (7.69%) IIS
7 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.40%) Lync
9 3 (3.30%) IBM Notes
9 3 (3.30%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.10%) Apache
10 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.10%) Site Server
10 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (26.37%) MS Office
2 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.27%) SAN
2 20 (21.98%) DNS
2 20 (21.98%) Firewall
3 17 (18.68%) LAN
4 13 (14.29%) WAN
5 12 (13.19%) DHCP
6 10 (10.99%) DSL
6 10 (10.99%) MPLS
7 9 (9.89%) VPN
7 9 (9.89%) BIG-IP
8 8 (8.79%) NetScaler
9 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 6 (6.59%) NAS
11 4 (4.40%) VLAN
11 4 (4.40%) Wireshark
11 4 (4.40%) Network Security
11 4 (4.40%) FTP
11 4 (4.40%) VoIP
12 3 (3.30%) Extranet
12 3 (3.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Legal
3 5 (5.49%) Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Law
4 4 (4.40%) Publishing
5 2 (2.20%) Local Government
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.10%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Analyst
2 18 (19.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) Administrator
5 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Citrix Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Citrix Support
8 6 (6.59%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Server Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.40%) Desktop Support
10 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.40%) Network Administrator
10 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) IT Support
11 3 (3.30%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) Application Packaging
2 4 (4.40%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.10%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Blackberry
2 14 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 14 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 6 (6.59%) Replication
4 5 (5.49%) SecurID
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.20%) PKI
6 2 (2.20%) Clustering
7 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 79 (86.81%) Windows
2 44 (48.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (29.67%) Windows 7
5 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (13.19%) Windows XP
7 11 (12.09%) Windows 8
8 7 (7.69%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.20%) Linux
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.10%) CentOS
10 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.10%) Fedora
10 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) ITIL
2 11 (12.09%) Performance Management
3 10 (10.99%) Problem Management
4 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (9.89%) Service Management
5 7 (7.69%) BCP
5 7 (7.69%) ITSM
5 7 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 7 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (3.30%) Software Deployment
6 3 (3.30%) Time Management
6 3 (3.30%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.20%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.20%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.20%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.20%) Change Management
8 1 (1.10%) Process Management
8 1 (1.10%) CRM
8 1 (1.10%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.89%) VBScript
3 3 (3.30%) VB
3 3 (3.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (8.79%) CCA
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) CCEA
3 7 (7.69%) CCIA
4 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.40%) MCSE
6 2 (2.20%) MCSA
6 2 (2.20%) MCP
6 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.20%) MCITP
7 1 (1.10%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) CCEE
7 1 (1.10%) CCAA
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.10%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.10%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (65.93%) Active Directory
1 60 (65.93%) XenApp
2 40 (43.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (26.37%) VMware ESX
4 22 (24.18%) XenDesktop
5 16 (17.58%) XenServer
6 13 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 13 (14.29%) Xen
7 9 (9.89%) NLBS
8 8 (8.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (6.59%) vSphere
11 4 (4.40%) UAG
11 4 (4.40%) Terminal Services
12 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (2.20%) MetaFrame
13 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) Backup Exec
2 9 (9.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (8.79%) WSUS
3 8 (8.79%) SCCM
4 6 (6.59%) SCOM
4 6 (6.59%) ARCserve
5 4 (4.40%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (3.30%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.30%) HP SIM
6 3 (3.30%) Unicenter
7 2 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (2.20%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.20%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.10%) Nagios
8 1 (1.10%) ZENworks
8 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) Citrix
2 69 (75.82%) VMware
3 64 (70.33%) Microsoft
4 17 (18.68%) Cisco
5 16 (17.58%) Symantec
6 10 (10.99%) IBM
7 9 (9.89%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.79%) Dell
9 7 (7.69%) Veeam
10 5 (5.49%) Altiris
10 5 (5.49%) McAfee
10 5 (5.49%) Kaspersky
10 5 (5.49%) HP
10 5 (5.49%) CA
11 4 (4.40%) Spiceworks
11 4 (4.40%) Lumension
11 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.30%) Lotus
13 2 (2.20%) NetApp
13 2 (2.20%) WatchGuard