The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Support
Rank 537 507 487
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support 19 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.052% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.056% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 11
Average daily rate
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£250 £274 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.67% -15.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £214 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £356 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £250 £295
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
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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
42688 41191 38318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27233 25100 22188
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 1864 2310
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Citrix Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Citrix Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Citrix Support
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Support Daily Rate Trend in England

Citrix Support
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Support across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Citrix Support Daily Rate Histogram in England

Citrix Support
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Support Hourly Rate Trend in England

Citrix Support
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 Support within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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 +3 7 £290 -13.43%
South East -29 5 £250 - 2
East of England +1 2 £163 -45.37% 1
North West - - - -
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Citrix Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Citrix Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (63.89%) Windows
3 20 (55.56%) XenApp
4 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (47.22%) VMware
6 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
9 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (25.00%) ITIL
11 8 (22.22%) Finance
11 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 8 (22.22%) vSphere
12 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
13 6 (16.67%) SLA
13 6 (16.67%) Migration
13 6 (16.67%) NetScaler
13 6 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (13.89%) SCCM
14 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
14 5 (13.89%) AppSense
15 4 (11.11%) DNS
15 4 (11.11%) MS Office
15 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (8.33%) XenServer
16 3 (8.33%) SAN
16 3 (8.33%) CCA

Citrix Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Citrix Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) MPLS
5 1 (2.78%) DSL
5 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) Clustering
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management
4 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) BCP
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.33%) CCA
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCEE
3 1 (2.78%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) XenApp
2 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
5 8 (22.22%) vSphere
6 6 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (8.33%) XenServer
10 2 (5.56%) Xen
10 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
10 2 (5.56%) UAG
11 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
11 1 (2.78%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) AppSense
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) McAfee
5 2 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Remedy