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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 89 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1273 1467 1500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.56% 2.84% 3.03%
As % of the Vendors category 5.69% 6.44% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 880 870
Median daily rate £345 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £165 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £480 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 131 177
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.40 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.95% -2.35%
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
22381 22783 22248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.95% 44.06% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13945 13752 12569
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 986 1011
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -55 429 £400 +14.28% 84
South East -32 203 £328 -2.96% 47
North East +44 145 £240 -4.19% 1
East of England +5 136 £375 +25.00% 11
North West -16 124 £375 +32.15% 24
South West +23 81 £350 +33.33% 6
West Midlands -4 74 £325 +8.33% 15
Yorkshire -7 48 £325 +30.00% 31
East Midlands +3 30 £336 +3.46% 9
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UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1795 (70.92%) Windows
2 1448 (57.21%) Active Directory
3 1176 (46.46%) VMware
4 1095 (43.26%) Microsoft
5 882 (34.85%) Windows Server
6 669 (26.43%) XenApp
7 625 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 623 (24.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 603 (23.82%) ITIL
10 514 (20.31%) Windows 7
11 486 (19.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 462 (18.25%) SCCM
13 451 (17.82%) MS Excel
14 436 (17.23%) DNS
15 429 (16.95%) MS Office
15 429 (16.95%) Finance
16 415 (16.40%) Cisco
17 414 (16.36%) MS Exchange
18 408 (16.12%) Security Cleared
19 401 (15.84%) XenDesktop
20 398 (15.73%) SQL
21 395 (15.61%) DHCP
22 391 (15.45%) HP
23 378 (14.93%) Windows Server 2003
24 355 (14.03%) SQL Server
25 335 (13.24%) Firewall
26 318 (12.56%) PowerShell
27 317 (12.52%) SAN
28 316 (12.49%) SC Cleared
29 300 (11.85%) Data Centre

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
1 414 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 166 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 166 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 157 (6.20%) Skype for Business
4 146 (5.77%) IIS
5 65 (2.57%) IBM Notes
6 64 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 46 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 45 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 40 (1.58%) Apache
10 33 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
11 28 (1.11%) Confluence
12 22 (0.87%) WebSphere
13 20 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.59%) IBM Domino
14 15 (0.59%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
16 12 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.40%) Drupal
17 10 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 451 (17.82%) MS Excel
2 429 (16.95%) MS Office
3 26 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.59%) MS Project
6 8 (0.32%) ProjectWise
7 2 (0.079%) QuarkXPress
7 2 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.040%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 11 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.28%) RMDS
5 6 (0.24%) assyst
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.12%) Primavera
7 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.079%) Eikon
8 2 (0.079%) Northgate Housing
8 2 (0.079%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.079%) Sophis RISQUE
9 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.040%) Maximo
9 1 (0.040%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.040%) Orchard Housing
9 1 (0.040%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.040%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 238 (9.40%) Office 365
2 104 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (1.66%) IaaS
5 33 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (1.26%) PaaS
7 27 (1.07%) SaaS
8 16 (0.63%) GitHub
9 14 (0.55%) Mimecast
10 13 (0.51%) Google Apps
11 10 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.40%) OneDrive
12 9 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (0.32%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.28%) Yammer
15 6 (0.24%) SoftLayer
16 4 (0.16%) CloudFront
17 2 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 2 (0.079%) Data Lake Analytics
18 1 (0.040%) BPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 436 (17.23%) DNS
2 395 (15.61%) DHCP
3 335 (13.24%) Firewall
4 317 (12.52%) SAN
5 255 (10.08%) WAN
6 242 (9.56%) LAN
7 240 (9.48%) NetScaler
8 143 (5.65%) TCP/IP
9 129 (5.10%) VPN
10 126 (4.98%) Internet
11 102 (4.03%) Network Security
12 92 (3.63%) Wireless
13 68 (2.69%) SSL
14 64 (2.53%) VLAN
15 55 (2.17%) VoIP
16 54 (2.13%) MPLS
17 42 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
17 42 (1.66%) NAS
18 40 (1.58%) iSCSI
18 40 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (14.03%) SQL Server
2 47 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (1.78%) DB2
4 30 (1.19%) MySQL
4 30 (1.19%) Oracle Database
4 30 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 19 (0.75%) Big Data
9 15 (0.59%) MongoDB
9 15 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (0.55%) Relational Database
10 14 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (0.51%) MS Access
12 11 (0.43%) SQLPlus
13 10 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 52 (2.05%) MSI
2 34 (1.34%) JIRA
3 27 (1.07%) Jenkins
4 20 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 17 (0.67%) Maven
6 16 (0.63%) LoadRunner
7 12 (0.47%) Hudson
8 8 (0.32%) SpecFlow
8 8 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.32%) TestComplete
9 7 (0.28%) Subversion
9 7 (0.28%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.28%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.20%) Zephyr
11 4 (0.16%) AdminStudio
11 4 (0.16%) JMeter
11 4 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.16%) Rational Performance Tester
12 3 (0.12%) Gradle
13 2 (0.079%) GCC
General
1 429 (16.95%) Finance
2 125 (4.94%) Law
3 122 (4.82%) Banking
4 90 (3.56%) Legal
5 71 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 38 (1.50%) Back Office
7 36 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 30 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 29 (1.15%) Retail
10 21 (0.83%) Advertising
11 17 (0.67%) Local Government
11 17 (0.67%) Publishing
12 16 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.51%) Marketing
14 12 (0.47%) French Language
15 9 (0.36%) Billing
16 8 (0.32%) Electronics
16 8 (0.32%) German Language
17 7 (0.28%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 475 (18.77%) Analyst
2 309 (12.21%) Architect
3 269 (10.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 254 (10.04%) Support Engineer
5 197 (7.78%) Citrix Engineer
6 188 (7.43%) Service Analyst
7 183 (7.23%) Support Analyst
8 170 (6.72%) Service Desk Analyst
9 163 (6.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 142 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support
11 134 (5.29%) Desktop Support
12 131 (5.18%) Windows Engineer
13 121 (4.78%) Consultant
14 120 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support
15 114 (4.50%) Citrix Support
16 109 (4.31%) Project Manager
17 97 (3.83%) Infrastructure Manager
17 97 (3.83%) Server Engineer
18 95 (3.75%) Help Desk Analyst
19 90 (3.56%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (2.81%) Middleware
2 65 (2.57%) .NET
3 51 (2.02%) Web Services
4 47 (1.86%) XML
5 30 (1.19%) REST
6 28 (1.11%) HTML
7 25 (0.99%) WSDL
8 24 (0.95%) XSD
9 21 (0.83%) Regular Expression
10 14 (0.55%) CSS
11 10 (0.40%) AngularJS
11 10 (0.40%) Node.js
11 10 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (0.36%) XSL
13 8 (0.32%) XSLT
14 7 (0.28%) .NET Framework
14 7 (0.28%) SAP Basis
15 6 (0.24%) SOAP
16 5 (0.20%) HTML5
16 5 (0.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 300 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 159 (6.28%) Blackberry
3 116 (4.58%) Clustering
4 113 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 106 (4.19%) Management Information System
6 96 (3.79%) Fat Client
6 96 (3.79%) Thin Client
7 89 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (1.82%) Smartphone
9 41 (1.62%) Mainframe
10 40 (1.58%) Private Cloud
11 39 (1.54%) Replication
12 34 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
13 32 (1.26%) PKI
14 30 (1.19%) BYOD
15 28 (1.11%) Driving Licence
16 24 (0.95%) CESG
16 24 (0.95%) Client/Server
17 23 (0.91%) NHS
18 22 (0.87%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1795 (70.92%) Windows
2 882 (34.85%) Windows Server
3 623 (24.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 514 (20.31%) Windows 7
5 486 (19.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 378 (14.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 281 (11.10%) Linux
8 151 (5.97%) Windows 8
9 135 (5.33%) Unix
10 132 (5.22%) Windows XP
11 131 (5.18%) Windows 10
12 77 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 65 (2.57%) Solaris
14 61 (2.41%) AIX
15 50 (1.98%) Apple iOS
16 40 (1.58%) Android
17 29 (1.15%) HPUX
18 24 (0.95%) Mac OS X
19 22 (0.87%) Windows Vista
20 19 (0.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (23.82%) ITIL
2 297 (11.73%) Migration
3 241 (9.52%) Project Management
4 188 (7.43%) Incident Management
5 144 (5.69%) Service Delivery
6 132 (5.22%) Change Management
7 117 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 93 (3.67%) Load Balancing
9 92 (3.63%) Service Management
10 90 (3.56%) High Availability
11 87 (3.44%) Software Delivery
12 86 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
12 86 (3.40%) PRINCE2
13 84 (3.32%) Application Packaging
14 82 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 79 (3.12%) Document Management
15 79 (3.12%) Problem Management
16 71 (2.81%) ITIL V3
17 70 (2.77%) Configuration Management
18 69 (2.73%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 398 (15.73%) SQL
2 318 (12.56%) PowerShell
3 84 (3.32%) VBScript
4 67 (2.65%) Java
5 52 (2.05%) T-SQL
6 50 (1.98%) VB
7 44 (1.74%) Python
8 41 (1.62%) C#
9 35 (1.38%) Perl
10 33 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 27 (1.07%) JavaScript
12 23 (0.91%) PHP
13 21 (0.83%) C
14 14 (0.55%) PL/SQL
15 10 (0.40%) Ruby
15 10 (0.40%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.28%) R
17 5 (0.20%) C++
17 5 (0.20%) VBA
18 3 (0.12%) Go
Qualifications
1 408 (16.12%) Security Cleared
2 316 (12.49%) SC Cleared
3 291 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 176 (6.95%) MCSE
5 161 (6.36%) Degree
6 121 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
7 90 (3.56%) CCNA
8 78 (3.08%) MCSA
9 75 (2.96%) BPSS Clearance
10 66 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
11 65 (2.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 59 (2.33%) MCP
13 51 (2.02%) DV Cleared
14 50 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
15 46 (1.82%) CCNP
16 40 (1.58%) CCA
17 39 (1.54%) MCDST
18 33 (1.30%) MCITP
19 29 (1.15%) CISSP
20 26 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (5.14%) SLA
2 59 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 26 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.03%) QA
4 13 (0.51%) HL7
4 13 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.47%) RMADS
6 6 (0.24%) COBIT
7 5 (0.20%) ISO22301
7 5 (0.20%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.079%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1448 (57.21%) Active Directory
2 669 (26.43%) XenApp
3 625 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 401 (15.84%) XenDesktop
5 273 (10.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 230 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 204 (8.06%) XenServer
8 168 (6.64%) vSphere
9 82 (3.24%) VMware ESX
10 81 (3.20%) Terminal Services
11 69 (2.73%) Xen
12 63 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
13 47 (1.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 43 (1.70%) Virtual Desktop
15 37 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
16 36 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
17 25 (0.99%) VMware Server
18 21 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
19 20 (0.79%) BitLocker
19 20 (0.79%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 462 (18.25%) SCCM
2 134 (5.29%) SCOM
3 67 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
4 61 (2.41%) XenMobile
5 58 (2.29%) EdgeSight
5 58 (2.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 44 (1.74%) WSUS
7 41 (1.62%) Microsoft Intune
7 41 (1.62%) SafeCom
8 39 (1.54%) Backup Exec
9 38 (1.50%) NetBackup
10 36 (1.42%) HP SIM
11 35 (1.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 33 (1.30%) Puppet
13 28 (1.11%) SCVMM
14 25 (0.99%) OpenView
14 25 (0.99%) Tivoli
15 24 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
16 23 (0.91%) Perfmon
16 23 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1176 (46.46%) VMware
2 1095 (43.26%) Microsoft
3 415 (16.40%) Cisco
4 391 (15.45%) HP
5 249 (9.84%) Oracle
6 201 (7.94%) AppSense
7 150 (5.93%) NetApp
8 122 (4.82%) EMC
9 121 (4.78%) Dell
10 107 (4.23%) IBM
11 102 (4.03%) Symantec
12 91 (3.60%) CheckPoint
13 84 (3.32%) Red Hat
14 78 (3.08%) Apple
15 72 (2.84%) SAP
16 66 (2.61%) ThinPrint
17 64 (2.53%) Lotus
18 53 (2.09%) Intel Security
19 52 (2.05%) F5
20 49 (1.94%) Juniper
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