The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Specialist role 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Specialist
Rank 561 555 536
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 12 16 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.033% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.036% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 32
Average daily rate
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£335 £370 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £345 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £394 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £418 £370
% change year-on-year
-24.55% +12.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Citrix Specialist
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47442 44830 50194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.03% 92.84% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29510 27391 28804
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1899 1942 2459
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.03 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Citrix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Citrix Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Citrix Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Specialist Daily Rate Trend in England

Citrix Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Citrix Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in England

Citrix Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in England

Citrix Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 16 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 +19 6 £464 +25.27% 1
South East -7 4 £335 -12.98%
West Midlands -20 1 £315 -
East of England - 1 - -
North West - - - -
Citrix Specialist
UK

Citrix Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Citrix Specialist in their job title 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 with Citrix Specialist in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 22 (70.97%) Windows
3 19 (61.29%) XenApp
4 12 (38.71%) NetScaler
4 12 (38.71%) VMware
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
6 9 (29.03%) AppSense
7 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
9 6 (19.35%) XenServer
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
10 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
10 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 5 (16.13%) HP
10 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
10 5 (16.13%) CCA
10 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (12.90%) CCEA
11 4 (12.90%) MSI
11 4 (12.90%) Wyse
11 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
11 4 (12.90%) SCCM
11 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills

Citrix Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Citrix Specialist in their job title 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 with Citrix Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MSI
2 2 (6.45%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.23%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
1 3 (9.68%) Migration
2 2 (6.45%) Change Management
2 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
2 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
3 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.23%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) VBScript
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) CCA
1 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) CCEA
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCAA
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) XenApp
2 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
3 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
4 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (19.35%) XenServer
6 3 (9.68%) VMware Server
6 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (9.68%) MetaFrame
7 2 (6.45%) vSphere
8 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) AppSense
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Wyse
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) MobileIron