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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Specialist
Rank 568 579 560
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 28 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.030% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.031% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 11
Average daily rate £388 £500 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £355 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - £308
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Citrix Specialist
UK

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
44628 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29078 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +28 14 £300 -
North West - 6 £350 -
London +2 4 £444 -11.25% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
South West - 1 £275 -
Citrix Specialist
UK

Citrix Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 39 (84.78%) Windows
3 33 (71.74%) VMware
4 32 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
6 23 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
8 19 (41.30%) XenApp
9 18 (39.13%) Cisco
10 17 (36.96%) IBM
10 17 (36.96%) XenDesktop
11 16 (34.78%) NetScaler
12 15 (32.61%) Linux
12 15 (32.61%) SQL
13 14 (30.43%) DB2
13 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
13 14 (30.43%) Tivoli
13 14 (30.43%) Change Management
13 14 (30.43%) AS400
13 14 (30.43%) iSeries
13 14 (30.43%) Incident Management
14 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (26.09%) HP
15 11 (23.91%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (21.74%) Finance
17 8 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
17 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
18 7 (15.22%) MCSE

Citrix Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.52%) DHCP
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) Wireless
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) DB2
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (30.43%) AS400
2 14 (30.43%) iSeries
3 6 (13.04%) Fat Client
3 6 (13.04%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (84.78%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
4 15 (32.61%) Linux
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
8 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Change Management
1 14 (30.43%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.04%) Application Packaging
3 4 (8.70%) IT Governance
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.17%) Process Management
4 1 (2.17%) Project Management
4 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) MCSE
3 5 (10.87%) CCA
3 5 (10.87%) CCAA
3 5 (10.87%) CCEE
4 3 (6.52%) MCITP
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) CCEA
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) XenApp
3 17 (36.96%) XenDesktop
4 11 (23.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (13.04%) vSphere
5 6 (13.04%) XenServer
6 4 (8.70%) MetaFrame
6 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.17%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) Tivoli
2 7 (15.22%) SCCM
3 5 (10.87%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 33 (71.74%) VMware
3 18 (39.13%) Cisco
4 17 (36.96%) IBM
5 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.09%) HP
7 7 (15.22%) AppSense
8 6 (13.04%) Wyse
9 4 (8.70%) Dell
9 4 (8.70%) NetApp
10 2 (4.35%) Altiris
11 1 (2.17%) Brocade
11 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.17%) Symantec