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 27 September 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.

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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 130 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 955 1310 1542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.92% 2.52% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.29% 5.82% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 759 910
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £154 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £315 £301
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 109 211
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.92 £30.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
Citrix
UK

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
22266 22506 23540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.76% 43.27% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 13559 13549
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 974 1096
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.01 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -61 392 £375 +8.69% 72
South East -40 165 £330 +8.19% 31
East of England -13 95 £300 -17.24% 20
North West -4 83 £375 +24.66% 33
North East +20 55 £260 +3.79% 6
South West +13 54 £250 -4.76% 15
West Midlands -40 48 £258 -21.96% 14
Yorkshire -4 33 £300 +20.00% 15
East Midlands -19 27 £338 -15.62% 6
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Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 1624 (70.76%) Windows
2 1359 (59.22%) Active Directory
3 1070 (46.62%) VMware
4 1060 (46.19%) Microsoft
5 811 (35.34%) Windows Server
6 626 (27.28%) XenApp
7 590 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 569 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 521 (22.70%) ITIL
10 460 (20.04%) Windows 7
11 435 (18.95%) MS Excel
12 422 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 410 (17.86%) MS Exchange
14 403 (17.56%) DNS
14 403 (17.56%) SCCM
15 399 (17.39%) Cisco
16 394 (17.17%) DHCP
17 385 (16.78%) MS Office
18 377 (16.43%) Windows Server 2003
19 375 (16.34%) Security Cleared
20 366 (15.95%) XenDesktop
21 355 (15.47%) SQL Server
22 350 (15.25%) HP
22 350 (15.25%) Finance
23 345 (15.03%) SQL
24 341 (14.86%) Firewall
25 295 (12.85%) SC Cleared
26 285 (12.42%) SAN
27 274 (11.94%) Data Centre
28 270 (11.76%) PowerShell

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
1 410 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 180 (7.84%) Skype for Business
3 174 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 152 (6.62%) SharePoint
5 145 (6.32%) IIS
6 64 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 63 (2.75%) IBM Notes
8 49 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 47 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 38 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 37 (1.61%) Apache
12 27 (1.18%) Confluence
12 27 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
14 19 (0.83%) WebSphere
15 16 (0.70%) OpenStack
16 11 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.39%) JBoss
17 9 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
17 9 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 435 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 385 (16.78%) MS Office
3 24 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.48%) MS Project
6 6 (0.26%) ProjectWise
7 2 (0.087%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.39%) SAP hybris
4 7 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.26%) assyst
6 3 (0.13%) Eikon
6 3 (0.13%) Primavera
6 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.087%) Epicor iScala
7 2 (0.087%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.087%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.087%) Sophis RISQUE
8 1 (0.044%) Maximo
8 1 (0.044%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.044%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.044%) Orchard Housing
8 1 (0.044%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.044%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 236 (10.28%) Office 365
2 126 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (1.61%) IaaS
5 35 (1.53%) SaaS
6 28 (1.22%) PaaS
7 22 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.70%) GitHub
9 13 (0.57%) OneDrive
10 12 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (0.52%) Mimecast
11 10 (0.44%) Google Apps
12 9 (0.39%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.31%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.31%) Yammer
14 5 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
15 4 (0.17%) SoftLayer
16 2 (0.087%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 403 (17.56%) DNS
2 394 (17.17%) DHCP
3 341 (14.86%) Firewall
4 285 (12.42%) SAN
5 234 (10.20%) NetScaler
6 232 (10.11%) WAN
7 221 (9.63%) LAN
8 152 (6.62%) TCP/IP
9 126 (5.49%) Internet
10 113 (4.92%) VPN
11 108 (4.71%) Network Security
12 92 (4.01%) Wireless
13 62 (2.70%) VLAN
14 59 (2.57%) VoIP
15 57 (2.48%) MPLS
16 55 (2.40%) Skype
17 49 (2.14%) NAS
18 48 (2.09%) iSCSI
19 47 (2.05%) SSL
20 45 (1.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 44 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (1.61%) DB2
4 32 (1.39%) MySQL
5 29 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 24 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (0.61%) MS Access
10 13 (0.57%) Hadoop
11 11 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (0.48%) Big Data
11 11 (0.48%) SQLPlus
12 10 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.39%) Relational Database
14 8 (0.35%) Star Schema
15 7 (0.31%) MongoDB
16 6 (0.26%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 52 (2.27%) MSI
2 30 (1.31%) JIRA
3 25 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 17 (0.74%) Maven
5 15 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 12 (0.52%) Hudson
6 12 (0.52%) LoadRunner
7 7 (0.31%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.26%) Subversion
9 5 (0.22%) Zephyr
10 4 (0.17%) AdminStudio
10 4 (0.17%) JMeter
10 4 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.17%) Rational Performance Tester
10 4 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.13%) Gradle
11 3 (0.13%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.13%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.13%) TestComplete
12 2 (0.087%) JBuilder
General
1 350 (15.25%) Finance
2 95 (4.14%) Law
3 79 (3.44%) Banking
4 70 (3.05%) Legal
5 58 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 36 (1.57%) Back Office
7 33 (1.44%) Retail
8 27 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.13%) Publishing
10 21 (0.92%) Marketing
11 16 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.57%) Advertising
13 12 (0.52%) French Language
13 12 (0.52%) Local Government
14 11 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.31%) Billing
15 7 (0.31%) Electronics
16 5 (0.22%) Games
16 5 (0.22%) Military
16 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 392 (17.08%) Analyst
2 285 (12.42%) Architect
3 254 (11.07%) Support Engineer
4 241 (10.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 180 (7.84%) Citrix Engineer
6 162 (7.06%) Support Analyst
7 148 (6.45%) Service Analyst
8 143 (6.23%) Service Desk Analyst
9 138 (6.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 136 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
11 130 (5.66%) Desktop Support
12 109 (4.75%) Windows Engineer
13 104 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
14 99 (4.31%) Consultant
15 96 (4.18%) Desktop Engineer
16 92 (4.01%) Citrix Support
17 85 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
18 84 (3.66%) Help Desk Analyst
19 82 (3.57%) Project Manager
20 79 (3.44%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (2.83%) Middleware
2 53 (2.31%) Web Services
3 44 (1.92%) .NET
4 43 (1.87%) XML
5 32 (1.39%) REST
6 25 (1.09%) WSDL
7 24 (1.05%) XSD
8 17 (0.74%) HTML
9 13 (0.57%) CSS
10 11 (0.48%) Regular Expression
11 8 (0.35%) XSLT
12 7 (0.31%) SAML
12 7 (0.31%) SAP Basis
12 7 (0.31%) XSL
13 6 (0.26%) 802.1X
13 6 (0.26%) SOAP
14 5 (0.22%) HTML5
14 5 (0.22%) JSON
14 5 (0.22%) Software Packaging
14 5 (0.22%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 274 (11.94%) Data Centre
2 144 (6.27%) Blackberry
3 112 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 107 (4.66%) Clustering
5 106 (4.62%) Fat Client
5 106 (4.62%) Thin Client
6 102 (4.44%) Computer Science
7 68 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (1.87%) Smartphone
9 41 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 38 (1.66%) Private Cloud
11 37 (1.61%) Client/Server
11 37 (1.61%) Replication
12 34 (1.48%) Mainframe
13 31 (1.35%) CESG
14 28 (1.22%) NHS
15 25 (1.09%) BYOD
15 25 (1.09%) PKI
15 25 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
16 24 (1.05%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1624 (70.76%) Windows
2 811 (35.34%) Windows Server
3 569 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 460 (20.04%) Windows 7
5 422 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 377 (16.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 239 (10.41%) Linux
8 151 (6.58%) Windows 8
9 131 (5.71%) Windows 10
10 117 (5.10%) Unix
11 114 (4.97%) Windows XP
12 77 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 67 (2.92%) Solaris
14 58 (2.53%) Apple iOS
15 51 (2.22%) AIX
15 51 (2.22%) Android
16 31 (1.35%) Mac OS X
17 30 (1.31%) Windows Vista
18 28 (1.22%) HPUX
19 24 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (22.70%) ITIL
2 262 (11.42%) Migration
3 171 (7.45%) Project Management
4 148 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 146 (6.36%) Service Delivery
6 95 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 94 (4.10%) High Availability
8 85 (3.70%) TOGAF
9 84 (3.66%) Service Management
10 82 (3.57%) Load Balancing
11 81 (3.53%) Application Packaging
12 80 (3.49%) Software Delivery
13 79 (3.44%) Change Management
14 70 (3.05%) PRINCE2
14 70 (3.05%) Problem Management
15 69 (3.01%) Agile Software Development
16 63 (2.75%) ITIL V3
17 62 (2.70%) Business Continuity
18 61 (2.66%) Document Management
19 57 (2.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 345 (15.03%) SQL
2 270 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 72 (3.14%) VBScript
4 55 (2.40%) Java
5 52 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 48 (2.09%) VB
7 25 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 25 (1.09%) Perl
8 23 (1.00%) C#
8 23 (1.00%) Python
9 16 (0.70%) PHP
9 16 (0.70%) PL/SQL
10 14 (0.61%) C
11 13 (0.57%) JavaScript
12 8 (0.35%) VBA
13 5 (0.22%) C++
13 5 (0.22%) Ruby
13 5 (0.22%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.13%) Go
15 2 (0.087%) Korn
Qualifications
1 375 (16.34%) Security Cleared
2 295 (12.85%) SC Cleared
3 261 (11.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 172 (7.49%) MCSE
5 148 (6.45%) Degree
6 124 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
7 90 (3.92%) CCNA
8 74 (3.22%) MCSA
9 70 (3.05%) BPSS Clearance
10 69 (3.01%) MCP
11 66 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 43 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
13 41 (1.79%) CCNP
14 39 (1.70%) DV Cleared
15 38 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
16 36 (1.57%) MCDST
17 35 (1.53%) CISSP
18 29 (1.26%) CCA
19 28 (1.22%) MCITP
20 27 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (5.36%) SLA
2 62 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 30 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.65%) QA
5 15 (0.65%) RMADS
6 13 (0.57%) HL7
7 5 (0.22%) COBIT
8 4 (0.17%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.13%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.087%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.044%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 1359 (59.22%) Active Directory
2 626 (27.28%) XenApp
3 590 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 366 (15.95%) XenDesktop
5 237 (10.33%) Hyper-V
6 228 (9.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 179 (7.80%) XenServer
8 143 (6.23%) vSphere
9 96 (4.18%) VMware ESX
10 75 (3.27%) Terminal Services
10 75 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
11 51 (2.22%) Xen
12 39 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
13 38 (1.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 35 (1.53%) Virtual Desktop
15 33 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
16 22 (0.96%) VMware Server
17 20 (0.87%) DFS Replication
18 18 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
19 17 (0.74%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 403 (17.56%) SCCM
2 120 (5.23%) SCOM
3 72 (3.14%) Microsoft Clustering
4 57 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 56 (2.44%) XenMobile
6 48 (2.09%) SafeCom
7 45 (1.96%) EdgeSight
7 45 (1.96%) WSUS
8 43 (1.87%) NetBackup
9 38 (1.66%) Microsoft Intune
10 34 (1.48%) Backup Exec
11 29 (1.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 24 (1.05%) AirWatch
12 24 (1.05%) OpenView
12 24 (1.05%) Puppet
13 23 (1.00%) Perfmon
14 22 (0.96%) HP SIM
15 21 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 19 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 18 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1070 (46.62%) VMware
2 1060 (46.19%) Microsoft
3 399 (17.39%) Cisco
4 350 (15.25%) HP
5 224 (9.76%) Oracle
6 199 (8.67%) AppSense
7 136 (5.93%) Dell
8 126 (5.49%) NetApp
9 114 (4.97%) EMC
10 103 (4.49%) CheckPoint
11 89 (3.88%) Apple
11 89 (3.88%) SAP
12 86 (3.75%) Symantec
13 84 (3.66%) Red Hat
14 79 (3.44%) IBM
15 68 (2.96%) Intel Security
16 64 (2.79%) ThinPrint
17 63 (2.75%) Lotus
18 42 (1.83%) Juniper
19 41 (1.79%) F5
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