The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
UK / England
Rank 119 104 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -38
Contract jobs citing Citrix 876 1013 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.11% 2.18% 2.89%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 5.08% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 579 710
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £145 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 90 150
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £26.11 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18822 19956 20778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.31% 42.88% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11668 11863 12438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 667 816 931
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.42 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in England

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in England

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in England

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in England

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 372 £375 +6.00% 96
South East +7 204 £350 +3.70% 48
North West -22 64 £300 -14.28% 16
East of England -18 56 £350 +2.18% 7
South West -17 43 £313 +13.63% 12
East Midlands +11 38 £325 +51.16% 15
Yorkshire +4 35 £305 -23.75% 11
West Midlands -23 34 £285 +21.27% 19
North East +10 31 £220 -55.55% 6
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 1150 (66.90%) Windows
2 884 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 788 (45.84%) VMware
4 761 (44.27%) Microsoft
5 535 (31.12%) Windows Server
6 456 (26.53%) XenApp
7 412 (23.97%) VMware Infrastructure
8 376 (21.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 357 (20.77%) Cisco
10 355 (20.65%) Windows 7
11 334 (19.43%) ITIL
12 310 (18.03%) SCCM
13 301 (17.51%) Firewall
14 291 (16.93%) Windows Server 2012
15 289 (16.81%) Finance
16 275 (16.00%) MS Office
17 268 (15.59%) MS Exchange
18 264 (15.36%) DNS
19 249 (14.49%) MS Excel
20 240 (13.96%) XenDesktop
21 223 (12.97%) DHCP
22 214 (12.45%) Windows Server 2003
23 206 (11.98%) SQL Server
24 203 (11.81%) WAN
25 195 (11.34%) LAN
26 194 (11.29%) PowerShell
27 190 (11.05%) Security Cleared
28 187 (10.88%) Linux
28 187 (10.88%) Data Centre
29 184 (10.70%) NetScaler

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 268 (15.59%) MS Exchange
2 122 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 122 (7.10%) Skype for Business
3 90 (5.24%) SharePoint
4 71 (4.13%) IIS
5 39 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 37 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 34 (1.98%) IBM Notes
9 24 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 17 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.70%) Apache
11 12 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (0.58%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.47%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.41%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.29%) CMS
16 4 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
17 3 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
17 3 (0.17%) nginx
Applications
1 275 (16.00%) MS Office
2 249 (14.49%) MS Excel
3 19 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (0.52%) SAP hybris
2 6 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.17%) Eikon
3 3 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.12%) Epicor iScala
4 2 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.058%) assyst
5 1 (0.058%) Maximo
5 1 (0.058%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.058%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.058%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.058%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 167 (9.71%) Office 365
2 145 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (2.21%) IaaS
5 28 (1.63%) SaaS
6 20 (1.16%) PaaS
7 19 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (0.70%) G Suite
9 9 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.52%) OneDrive
10 7 (0.41%) Akamai
10 7 (0.41%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.29%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.12%) IBM PureFlex
13 2 (0.12%) Yammer
14 1 (0.058%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.058%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.058%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 301 (17.51%) Firewall
2 264 (15.36%) DNS
3 223 (12.97%) DHCP
4 203 (11.81%) WAN
5 195 (11.34%) LAN
6 184 (10.70%) NetScaler
7 169 (9.83%) SAN
8 129 (7.50%) TCP/IP
9 126 (7.33%) VPN
10 92 (5.35%) Internet
11 87 (5.06%) Wireless
12 74 (4.30%) Network Security
13 59 (3.43%) VoIP
14 54 (3.14%) MPLS
15 53 (3.08%) Skype
16 52 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
17 46 (2.68%) NAS
18 44 (2.56%) VLAN
19 34 (1.98%) IP Telephony
19 34 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (1.05%) DB2
3 18 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (0.70%) MySQL
6 8 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.29%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.29%) MS Access
8 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.12%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 23 (1.34%) MSI
2 7 (0.41%) JIRA
3 6 (0.35%) AdminStudio
4 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.23%) Toad
6 3 (0.17%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.058%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.058%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.058%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.058%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.058%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.058%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 289 (16.81%) Finance
2 77 (4.48%) Banking
3 52 (3.03%) Legal
4 46 (2.68%) Retail
5 39 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 33 (1.92%) Law
7 21 (1.22%) Publishing
8 20 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 18 (1.05%) Back Office
9 18 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 14 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.70%) French Language
12 11 (0.64%) Local Government
12 11 (0.64%) Marketing
13 9 (0.52%) Advertising
13 9 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.35%) Front Office
14 6 (0.35%) Games
15 3 (0.17%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 294 (17.10%) Analyst
2 180 (10.47%) Architect
3 177 (10.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 177 (10.30%) Support Engineer
4 135 (7.85%) Citrix Engineer
5 131 (7.62%) Support Analyst
6 117 (6.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 113 (6.57%) Desktop Support
8 98 (5.70%) 3rd Line Support
9 95 (5.53%) Consultant
10 93 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
11 92 (5.35%) Service Analyst
12 85 (4.94%) Service Desk Analyst
13 83 (4.83%) Network Engineer
14 72 (4.19%) Windows Engineer
15 66 (3.84%) Project Manager
16 64 (3.72%) Infrastructure Architect
17 63 (3.66%) VMware Engineer
18 60 (3.49%) IT Support
19 59 (3.43%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (2.33%) Web Services
2 28 (1.63%) Middleware
3 24 (1.40%) .NET
4 22 (1.28%) Software Packaging
5 12 (0.70%) SAML
6 11 (0.64%) Regular Expression
7 9 (0.52%) REST
8 7 (0.41%) X-Windows
9 6 (0.35%) HTML
9 6 (0.35%) OpenID
9 6 (0.35%) XMPP
10 5 (0.29%) OAuth
10 5 (0.29%) SOAP
11 4 (0.23%) 802.1X
11 4 (0.23%) Spring
11 4 (0.23%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (0.17%) ELK Stack
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
13 2 (0.12%) Memcached
13 2 (0.12%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 187 (10.88%) Data Centre
2 102 (5.93%) Blackberry
3 95 (5.53%) Fat Client
3 95 (5.53%) Thin Client
4 72 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 57 (3.32%) Clustering
7 41 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
8 40 (2.33%) Smartphone
9 29 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 25 (1.45%) PKI
11 23 (1.34%) BYOD
12 21 (1.22%) iPhone
12 21 (1.22%) NHS
13 18 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
14 16 (0.93%) Computer Science
14 16 (0.93%) Hedge funds
14 16 (0.93%) iSeries
15 15 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 14 (0.81%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1150 (66.90%) Windows
2 535 (31.12%) Windows Server
3 376 (21.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 355 (20.65%) Windows 7
5 291 (16.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 214 (12.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 187 (10.88%) Linux
8 140 (8.14%) Windows 10
9 123 (7.16%) Windows 8
10 94 (5.47%) Unix
11 57 (3.32%) Windows XP
12 49 (2.85%) Android
13 47 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 44 (2.56%) Apple iOS
15 42 (2.44%) Solaris
16 31 (1.80%) Mac OS X
17 21 (1.22%) AIX
18 17 (0.99%) Windows Vista
19 16 (0.93%) Mac OS
20 10 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (19.43%) ITIL
2 157 (9.13%) Migration
3 97 (5.64%) Change Management
4 83 (4.83%) Service Delivery
5 82 (4.77%) Project Management
6 79 (4.60%) Problem Management
7 74 (4.30%) Incident Management
8 68 (3.96%) Service Management
9 66 (3.84%) Load Balancing
10 58 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 53 (3.08%) TOGAF
12 51 (2.97%) Application Packaging
13 48 (2.79%) Disaster Recovery
14 43 (2.50%) High Availability
14 43 (2.50%) Identity Management
15 42 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
16 41 (2.39%) PRINCE2
17 39 (2.27%) Validation
18 36 (2.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 194 (11.29%) PowerShell
2 140 (8.14%) SQL
3 30 (1.75%) Java
4 29 (1.69%) VBScript
5 22 (1.28%) VB
6 19 (1.11%) C#
7 18 (1.05%) Python
8 13 (0.76%) C
9 11 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 11 (0.64%) Perl
10 9 (0.52%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.35%) PHP
11 6 (0.35%) VBA
12 5 (0.29%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.23%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.23%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.12%) Korn
14 2 (0.12%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.12%) VB6
15 1 (0.058%) C++
Qualifications
1 190 (11.05%) Security Cleared
2 137 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 133 (7.74%) SC Cleared
4 107 (6.22%) MCSE
5 103 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (3.32%) CCNA
7 56 (3.26%) MCP
8 54 (3.14%) Degree
9 40 (2.33%) CCNP
10 39 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 35 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
12 34 (1.98%) DV Cleared
13 32 (1.86%) MCSA
14 28 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
15 24 (1.40%) CCIE
15 24 (1.40%) MCDST
16 21 (1.22%) MCITP
17 20 (1.16%) CCA
17 20 (1.16%) CISSP
18 15 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.54%) SLA
2 22 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 22 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.58%) QA
5 6 (0.35%) RMADS
6 2 (0.12%) BS25999
6 2 (0.12%) COBIT
6 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.058%) COSO
7 1 (0.058%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.058%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.058%) JSP 440
System Software
1 884 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 456 (26.53%) XenApp
3 412 (23.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 240 (13.96%) XenDesktop
5 164 (9.54%) Hyper-V
6 156 (9.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 104 (6.05%) vSphere
8 86 (5.00%) VMware ESX
9 78 (4.54%) XenServer
10 58 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
11 40 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
12 37 (2.15%) Terminal Services
13 28 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
14 26 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
15 20 (1.16%) ProxySG
16 19 (1.11%) BitLocker
17 15 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 15 (0.87%) Terminal Server
18 13 (0.76%) vCloud
18 13 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 310 (18.03%) SCCM
2 48 (2.79%) SCOM
3 45 (2.62%) WSUS
4 31 (1.80%) Microsoft Clustering
5 25 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
6 23 (1.34%) AirWatch
7 21 (1.22%) NetBackup
8 19 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 17 (0.99%) EdgeSight
10 16 (0.93%) Backup Exec
10 16 (0.93%) SafeCom
10 16 (0.93%) Tivoli
10 16 (0.93%) XenMobile
11 12 (0.70%) Nagios
11 12 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
11 12 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 9 (0.52%) DameWare
13 8 (0.47%) OPNET
13 8 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 788 (45.84%) VMware
2 761 (44.27%) Microsoft
3 357 (20.77%) Cisco
4 184 (10.70%) HP
5 124 (7.21%) CheckPoint
6 110 (6.40%) AppSense
7 106 (6.17%) Dell
8 101 (5.88%) Oracle
9 74 (4.30%) NetApp
10 66 (3.84%) Apple
11 55 (3.20%) Intel Security
12 51 (2.97%) Symantec
13 46 (2.68%) IBM
14 44 (2.56%) EMC
15 42 (2.44%) Avaya
16 41 (2.39%) Red Hat
17 37 (2.15%) Blue Coat
17 37 (2.15%) Wyse
18 36 (2.09%) Lotus
19 35 (2.04%) Palo Alto
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onezeero.
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London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
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Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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City, London
I3
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
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City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £20000 - £23000 Per Annum
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £400.00 - £423.00 per day
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
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London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £12 - £17 per hour
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £8 - £14 per hour
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Venturi
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £100 - £140 per day
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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Derby, Derbyshire
Synergize Consulting
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Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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Croydon, Surrey
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
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City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £270 to £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
University of Brighton
Rate: £33,943 to £40,523 per annum
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City, London
LA International
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FDM Group
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City, London
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