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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
UK / England
Rank 129 107 66
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -41
Contract jobs citing Citrix 788 1020 1364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.88% 2.14% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 4.24% 4.96% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 600 765
Median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 79 130
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £28.31 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.54%

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
18587 20547 21809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.40% 43.03% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11683 12479 12774
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 669 788 912
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -13 358 £375 +3.09% 72
South East -8 175 £365 +5.03% 41
North West -25 49 £300 -7.69% 30
East of England -29 49 £300 -3.22% 13
East Midlands +19 45 £325 - 6
South West -10 45 £265 -3.63% 12
West Midlands -14 28 £313 +7.75% 16
Yorkshire -8 23 £350 -17.64% 11
North East -1 18 £200 -49.68% 6
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1115 (65.36%) Windows
2 825 (48.36%) Active Directory
3 763 (44.72%) VMware
4 733 (42.97%) Microsoft
5 496 (29.07%) Windows Server
6 439 (25.73%) XenApp
7 399 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 359 (21.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 350 (20.52%) Cisco
10 344 (20.16%) Windows 7
11 319 (18.70%) ITIL
12 298 (17.47%) Finance
12 298 (17.47%) SCCM
13 284 (16.65%) Firewall
14 265 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 262 (15.36%) MS Office
16 245 (14.36%) XenDesktop
17 244 (14.30%) DNS
18 240 (14.07%) MS Exchange
19 214 (12.54%) MS Excel
20 197 (11.55%) Security Cleared
21 196 (11.49%) LAN
21 196 (11.49%) WAN
22 194 (11.37%) PowerShell
23 192 (11.25%) SQL Server
24 190 (11.14%) Data Centre
25 187 (10.96%) DHCP
26 186 (10.90%) Linux
27 185 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
28 170 (9.96%) Office 365

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
1 240 (14.07%) MS Exchange
2 128 (7.50%) Skype for Business
3 110 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 81 (4.75%) SharePoint
5 60 (3.52%) IIS
6 50 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 38 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 37 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 32 (1.88%) IBM Notes
10 18 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (0.76%) Apache
13 12 (0.70%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.47%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.41%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.29%) CMS
17 4 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
18 3 (0.18%) nginx
18 3 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 262 (15.36%) MS Office
2 214 (12.54%) MS Excel
3 20 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.29%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.23%) Eikon
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.12%) assyst
6 2 (0.12%) Epicor iScala
6 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.059%) Maximo
7 1 (0.059%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.059%) Sophis RISQUE
7 1 (0.059%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 170 (9.96%) Office 365
2 141 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (2.40%) IaaS
5 29 (1.70%) SaaS
6 21 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (1.06%) PaaS
8 15 (0.88%) G Suite
9 11 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.59%) OneDrive
11 7 (0.41%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.23%) Yammer
13 3 (0.18%) Akamai
13 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.18%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.12%) IBM PureFlex
15 1 (0.059%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.059%) GitHub
15 1 (0.059%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 284 (16.65%) Firewall
2 244 (14.30%) DNS
3 196 (11.49%) LAN
3 196 (11.49%) WAN
4 187 (10.96%) DHCP
5 164 (9.61%) NetScaler
6 146 (8.56%) SAN
7 136 (7.97%) VPN
8 121 (7.09%) TCP/IP
9 88 (5.16%) Wireless
10 84 (4.92%) Internet
11 77 (4.51%) Network Security
12 59 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
13 56 (3.28%) Skype
14 54 (3.17%) VoIP
15 49 (2.87%) MPLS
16 36 (2.11%) NAS
17 32 (1.88%) IP Telephony
18 29 (1.70%) VLAN
19 28 (1.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (1.06%) DB2
5 14 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (0.70%) MySQL
8 8 (0.47%) Hadoop
9 7 (0.41%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (0.35%) MS Access
10 6 (0.35%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.18%) Big Data
13 3 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (1.41%) MSI
2 9 (0.53%) JIRA
3 5 (0.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.23%) AdminStudio
4 4 (0.23%) Toad
5 3 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.059%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.059%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.059%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 298 (17.47%) Finance
2 87 (5.10%) Banking
3 46 (2.70%) Legal
3 46 (2.70%) Retail
4 39 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 29 (1.70%) Law
6 24 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 18 (1.06%) Back Office
7 18 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 16 (0.94%) Publishing
9 15 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.76%) Local Government
11 12 (0.70%) French Language
11 12 (0.70%) Marketing
12 11 (0.64%) Front Office
13 9 (0.53%) Advertising
14 8 (0.47%) Games
15 7 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.23%) Electronics
16 4 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 289 (16.94%) Analyst
2 172 (10.08%) Support Engineer
3 171 (10.02%) Architect
4 159 (9.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 132 (7.74%) Support Analyst
6 119 (6.98%) Citrix Engineer
7 114 (6.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 111 (6.51%) Desktop Support
9 104 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
9 104 (6.10%) Consultant
10 92 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support
11 86 (5.04%) Network Engineer
12 74 (4.34%) Service Analyst
13 72 (4.22%) Windows Engineer
14 66 (3.87%) Service Desk Analyst
15 65 (3.81%) Project Manager
16 62 (3.63%) Infrastructure Architect
17 58 (3.40%) IT Support
17 58 (3.40%) VMware Engineer
18 57 (3.34%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.23%) Web Services
2 24 (1.41%) .NET
2 24 (1.41%) Middleware
3 23 (1.35%) Software Packaging
4 16 (0.94%) SAML
5 11 (0.64%) REST
5 11 (0.64%) XMPP
6 8 (0.47%) Regular Expression
7 7 (0.41%) OpenID
7 7 (0.41%) X-Windows
8 6 (0.35%) SOAP
9 5 (0.29%) 802.1X
9 5 (0.29%) HTML
9 5 (0.29%) OAuth
10 4 (0.23%) Spring
10 4 (0.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.18%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (0.18%) JSON
11 3 (0.18%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (0.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 190 (11.14%) Data Centre
2 92 (5.39%) Fat Client
2 92 (5.39%) Thin Client
3 90 (5.28%) Blackberry
4 85 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (3.75%) Clustering
6 46 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 43 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
8 36 (2.11%) Smartphone
9 26 (1.52%) PKI
10 21 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 21 (1.23%) iPhone
11 20 (1.17%) Computer Science
11 20 (1.17%) NHS
12 19 (1.11%) BYOD
12 19 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
13 17 (1.00%) iSeries
14 14 (0.82%) Mobile App
14 14 (0.82%) Public Cloud
15 13 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1115 (65.36%) Windows
2 496 (29.07%) Windows Server
3 359 (21.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 344 (20.16%) Windows 7
5 265 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 186 (10.90%) Linux
7 185 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 154 (9.03%) Windows 10
9 111 (6.51%) Windows 8
10 95 (5.57%) Unix
11 61 (3.58%) Windows XP
12 52 (3.05%) Android
13 48 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 43 (2.52%) Apple iOS
15 36 (2.11%) Solaris
16 33 (1.93%) Mac OS X
17 22 (1.29%) AIX
18 19 (1.11%) Windows Vista
19 16 (0.94%) Mac OS
20 11 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (18.70%) ITIL
2 156 (9.14%) Migration
3 94 (5.51%) Change Management
4 83 (4.87%) Service Delivery
5 81 (4.75%) Project Management
6 78 (4.57%) Problem Management
7 76 (4.45%) Service Management
8 65 (3.81%) Incident Management
9 62 (3.63%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (3.46%) Load Balancing
11 49 (2.87%) Application Packaging
12 47 (2.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (2.70%) TOGAF
14 43 (2.52%) High Availability
15 42 (2.46%) Disaster Recovery
16 41 (2.40%) PRINCE2
17 39 (2.29%) Identity Management
18 38 (2.23%) Continuous Improvement
19 36 (2.11%) Customer Requirements
19 36 (2.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 194 (11.37%) PowerShell
2 140 (8.21%) SQL
3 32 (1.88%) VBScript
4 28 (1.64%) Java
5 26 (1.52%) C#
6 24 (1.41%) VB
7 22 (1.29%) C
8 21 (1.23%) Python
9 17 (1.00%) Perl
10 15 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 14 (0.82%) Bash Shell
12 11 (0.64%) PHP
13 4 (0.23%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.18%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.18%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.18%) VBA
15 2 (0.12%) VB6
16 1 (0.059%) Korn
16 1 (0.059%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 197 (11.55%) Security Cleared
2 126 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 123 (7.21%) SC Cleared
4 101 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (5.69%) MCSE
6 54 (3.17%) MCP
7 53 (3.11%) CCNA
8 51 (2.99%) CCNP
9 50 (2.93%) DV Cleared
10 49 (2.87%) Degree
11 41 (2.40%) Citrix Certification
12 30 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 28 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
14 24 (1.41%) CCIE
15 22 (1.29%) CCA
15 22 (1.29%) MCSA
16 18 (1.06%) MCDST
16 18 (1.06%) MCITP
17 17 (1.00%) CCSE
18 16 (0.94%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.04%) SLA
2 22 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 21 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.82%) QA
6 3 (0.18%) BS25999
6 3 (0.18%) RMADS
7 2 (0.12%) COBIT
7 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.059%) COSO
8 1 (0.059%) PMBOK
System Software
1 825 (48.36%) Active Directory
2 439 (25.73%) XenApp
3 399 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 245 (14.36%) XenDesktop
5 164 (9.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 151 (8.85%) Hyper-V
7 101 (5.92%) vSphere
8 77 (4.51%) VMware ESX
9 69 (4.04%) XenServer
10 63 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
11 45 (2.64%) Virtual Desktop
12 29 (1.70%) Terminal Services
12 29 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
13 23 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
14 21 (1.23%) BitLocker
14 21 (1.23%) ProxySG
15 17 (1.00%) Terminal Server
16 15 (0.88%) vCloud
17 14 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 13 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 298 (17.47%) SCCM
2 51 (2.99%) WSUS
3 42 (2.46%) SCOM
4 34 (1.99%) Microsoft Clustering
5 26 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
5 26 (1.52%) NetBackup
6 24 (1.41%) AirWatch
7 21 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 20 (1.17%) Tivoli
9 19 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
10 17 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 16 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
11 16 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 15 (0.88%) XenMobile
13 14 (0.82%) Backup Exec
13 14 (0.82%) EdgeSight
14 12 (0.70%) AppDNA
15 11 (0.64%) Nagios
15 11 (0.64%) Netcool
15 11 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 763 (44.72%) VMware
2 733 (42.97%) Microsoft
3 350 (20.52%) Cisco
4 167 (9.79%) HP
5 117 (6.86%) CheckPoint
6 115 (6.74%) AppSense
7 96 (5.63%) Dell
8 78 (4.57%) Oracle
9 70 (4.10%) Symantec
10 65 (3.81%) Apple
11 61 (3.58%) NetApp
12 58 (3.40%) Intel Security
13 47 (2.75%) F5
14 44 (2.58%) Wyse
15 43 (2.52%) Palo Alto
16 42 (2.46%) EMC
16 42 (2.46%) IBM
16 42 (2.46%) Red Hat
17 39 (2.29%) Blue Coat
18 35 (2.05%) Avaya
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £115 - £130 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
IntaPeople
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £170 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook
PS Computer Services
Rate: £0 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £125 - £150 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £200 to £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £330 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago