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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 106 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1085 1493 1513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.16% 2.82% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.79% 6.38% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 880 898
Median daily rate £325 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
- +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 124 185
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £30.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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
22667 23414 23302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.13% 44.20% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14060 14130 13286
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 748 1004 1029
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.52 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -68 416 £400 +14.28% 76
South East -48 172 £330 -1.49% 40
East of England -7 109 £363 +3.27% 12
North West -14 106 £375 +20.96% 32
North East +40 92 £225 -18.18% 2
South West +18 63 £275 +50.68% 12
West Midlands -28 51 £300 -11.11% 8
Yorkshire -16 41 £325 +30.00% 13
East Midlands -2 32 £300 -14.28% 7
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 1713 (71.20%) Windows
2 1411 (58.65%) Active Directory
3 1113 (46.26%) VMware
4 1054 (43.81%) Microsoft
5 856 (35.58%) Windows Server
6 669 (27.81%) XenApp
7 609 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 602 (25.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 556 (23.11%) ITIL
10 488 (20.28%) Windows 7
11 464 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 438 (18.20%) MS Excel
13 431 (17.91%) SCCM
14 430 (17.87%) DNS
15 422 (17.54%) MS Exchange
16 408 (16.96%) DHCP
17 405 (16.83%) Cisco
18 400 (16.63%) MS Office
19 397 (16.50%) XenDesktop
20 392 (16.29%) Security Cleared
21 389 (16.17%) Finance
22 383 (15.92%) HP
23 380 (15.79%) SQL
24 376 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
25 367 (15.25%) SQL Server
26 341 (14.17%) Firewall
27 320 (13.30%) SAN
28 307 (12.76%) SC Cleared
29 296 (12.30%) PowerShell
30 287 (11.93%) 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
1 422 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 174 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 163 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 163 (6.77%) Skype for Business
4 146 (6.07%) IIS
5 61 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 60 (2.49%) IBM Notes
7 45 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 42 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 38 (1.58%) Apache
10 35 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 27 (1.12%) Confluence
12 23 (0.96%) WebSphere
13 21 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.54%) OpenStack
15 13 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (0.42%) Drupal
16 10 (0.42%) JBoss
17 9 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 438 (18.20%) MS Excel
2 400 (16.63%) MS Office
3 22 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.54%) MS Project
6 8 (0.33%) ProjectWise
7 2 (0.083%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.083%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.042%) ImageReady
8 1 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.25%) assyst
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.12%) Primavera
6 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.083%) Eikon
7 2 (0.083%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.083%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.083%) Sophis RISQUE
8 1 (0.042%) Magento
8 1 (0.042%) Maximo
8 1 (0.042%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.042%) Orchard Housing
8 1 (0.042%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.042%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 214 (8.89%) Office 365
2 105 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (1.21%) PaaS
5 25 (1.04%) IaaS
5 25 (1.04%) SaaS
6 19 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.67%) GitHub
8 12 (0.50%) Mimecast
9 11 (0.46%) OneDrive
10 10 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (0.42%) Google Apps
11 7 (0.29%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.29%) Yammer
12 6 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.25%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (0.17%) SoftLayer
14 2 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.083%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 430 (17.87%) DNS
2 408 (16.96%) DHCP
3 341 (14.17%) Firewall
4 320 (13.30%) SAN
5 244 (10.14%) NetScaler
6 243 (10.10%) WAN
7 231 (9.60%) LAN
8 147 (6.11%) TCP/IP
9 125 (5.20%) VPN
10 124 (5.15%) Internet
11 100 (4.16%) Network Security
12 93 (3.87%) Wireless
13 68 (2.83%) VLAN
14 57 (2.37%) VoIP
15 56 (2.33%) SSL
16 52 (2.16%) NAS
17 51 (2.12%) MPLS
18 45 (1.87%) iSCSI
18 45 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
19 43 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 47 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (1.75%) DB2
4 31 (1.29%) MySQL
5 29 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 24 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (0.54%) MS Access
11 13 (0.54%) Relational Database
12 12 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (0.46%) Big Data
13 11 (0.46%) Hadoop
13 11 (0.46%) SQLPlus
14 8 (0.33%) Star Schema
15 7 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (2.24%) MSI
2 30 (1.25%) JIRA
3 27 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 17 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 17 (0.71%) Maven
5 13 (0.54%) LoadRunner
6 12 (0.50%) Hudson
7 7 (0.29%) Subversion
7 7 (0.29%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.21%) AdminStudio
8 5 (0.21%) SpecFlow
8 5 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.21%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.21%) TestComplete
8 5 (0.21%) Zephyr
9 4 (0.17%) JMeter
9 4 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.17%) Rational Performance Tester
10 3 (0.12%) Gradle
11 2 (0.083%) GCC
General
1 389 (16.17%) Finance
2 119 (4.95%) Law
3 99 (4.11%) Banking
4 86 (3.57%) Legal
5 64 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 41 (1.70%) Back Office
7 33 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.16%) Retail
9 27 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 23 (0.96%) Publishing
11 19 (0.79%) Advertising
12 14 (0.58%) Local Government
13 13 (0.54%) Marketing
14 12 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.42%) French Language
16 8 (0.33%) Electronics
17 7 (0.29%) Billing
18 6 (0.25%) Front Office
18 6 (0.25%) German Language
19 5 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 435 (18.08%) Analyst
2 280 (11.64%) Architect
3 251 (10.43%) Support Engineer
4 245 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 201 (8.35%) Citrix Engineer
6 174 (7.23%) Service Analyst
7 169 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 166 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
9 143 (5.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 135 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support
11 128 (5.32%) Desktop Support
12 124 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
13 113 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support
14 111 (4.61%) Consultant
15 106 (4.41%) Citrix Support
16 94 (3.91%) Help Desk Analyst
17 93 (3.87%) Desktop Engineer
18 92 (3.82%) Project Manager
19 89 (3.70%) Server Engineer
20 87 (3.62%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (2.91%) Middleware
2 53 (2.20%) Web Services
3 49 (2.04%) .NET
4 47 (1.95%) XML
5 31 (1.29%) REST
6 25 (1.04%) HTML
6 25 (1.04%) WSDL
7 24 (1.00%) XSD
8 16 (0.67%) Regular Expression
9 13 (0.54%) CSS
10 9 (0.37%) XSL
11 8 (0.33%) XSLT
12 7 (0.29%) SAP Basis
13 6 (0.25%) HTML5
13 6 (0.25%) SOAP
14 5 (0.21%) 802.1X
14 5 (0.21%) JSON
14 5 (0.21%) X-Windows
15 4 (0.17%) SAML
15 4 (0.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 287 (11.93%) Data Centre
2 158 (6.57%) Blackberry
3 111 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 110 (4.57%) Clustering
5 107 (4.45%) Computer Science
6 101 (4.20%) Fat Client
6 101 (4.20%) Thin Client
7 78 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (2.04%) Smartphone
9 40 (1.66%) Mainframe
10 39 (1.62%) Replication
11 38 (1.58%) Private Cloud
12 33 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
13 32 (1.33%) Client/Server
14 30 (1.25%) CESG
15 29 (1.21%) PKI
16 27 (1.12%) BYOD
17 25 (1.04%) Driving Licence
18 24 (1.00%) iPhone
19 21 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1713 (71.20%) Windows
2 856 (35.58%) Windows Server
3 609 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 488 (20.28%) Windows 7
5 464 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 376 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 249 (10.35%) Linux
8 152 (6.32%) Windows 8
9 127 (5.28%) Unix
9 127 (5.28%) Windows 10
10 118 (4.90%) Windows XP
11 75 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 70 (2.91%) Solaris
13 58 (2.41%) AIX
14 53 (2.20%) Apple iOS
15 42 (1.75%) Android
16 30 (1.25%) HPUX
17 26 (1.08%) Mac OS X
17 26 (1.08%) Windows Vista
18 22 (0.91%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (23.11%) ITIL
2 283 (11.76%) Migration
3 204 (8.48%) Project Management
4 181 (7.52%) Incident Management
5 146 (6.07%) Service Delivery
6 106 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 101 (4.20%) Change Management
8 91 (3.78%) High Availability
9 88 (3.66%) Load Balancing
10 86 (3.57%) Application Packaging
10 86 (3.57%) Software Delivery
11 85 (3.53%) Service Management
12 75 (3.12%) Document Management
12 75 (3.12%) PRINCE2
13 74 (3.08%) Problem Management
14 72 (2.99%) TOGAF
15 71 (2.95%) Agile Software Development
15 71 (2.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 66 (2.74%) ITIL V3
17 65 (2.70%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 380 (15.79%) SQL
2 296 (12.30%) PowerShell
3 82 (3.41%) VBScript
4 60 (2.49%) Java
5 52 (2.16%) T-SQL
6 50 (2.08%) VB
7 32 (1.33%) C#
7 32 (1.33%) Perl
7 32 (1.33%) Python
8 28 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 23 (0.96%) PHP
10 17 (0.71%) C
11 16 (0.67%) PL/SQL
12 14 (0.58%) JavaScript
13 9 (0.37%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.29%) Ruby
14 7 (0.29%) VBA
15 6 (0.25%) C++
16 3 (0.12%) Go
17 2 (0.083%) JCL
Qualifications
1 392 (16.29%) Security Cleared
2 307 (12.76%) SC Cleared
3 275 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 178 (7.40%) MCSE
5 148 (6.15%) Degree
6 127 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
7 88 (3.66%) CCNA
8 76 (3.16%) MCSA
9 75 (3.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 70 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
11 63 (2.62%) MCP
12 56 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
13 50 (2.08%) DV Cleared
14 48 (2.00%) CCNP
15 38 (1.58%) MCDST
16 36 (1.50%) CCA
17 35 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
18 32 (1.33%) CISSP
19 28 (1.16%) MCITP
20 24 (1.00%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (5.20%) SLA
2 59 (2.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 22 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.75%) QA
5 15 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.62%) RMADS
6 13 (0.54%) HL7
7 6 (0.25%) COBIT
8 5 (0.21%) ISO22301
9 4 (0.17%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.083%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.042%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.042%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 1411 (58.65%) Active Directory
2 669 (27.81%) XenApp
3 602 (25.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 397 (16.50%) XenDesktop
5 251 (10.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 222 (9.23%) Hyper-V
7 189 (7.86%) XenServer
8 155 (6.44%) vSphere
9 94 (3.91%) VMware ESX
10 82 (3.41%) Terminal Services
11 61 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
12 58 (2.41%) Xen
13 43 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 37 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
15 33 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
16 31 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
17 26 (1.08%) VMware Server
18 21 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
19 19 (0.79%) Sendmail
20 17 (0.71%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 431 (17.91%) SCCM
2 137 (5.69%) SCOM
3 65 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 63 (2.62%) XenMobile
5 59 (2.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 54 (2.24%) EdgeSight
7 47 (1.95%) SafeCom
8 40 (1.66%) NetBackup
9 39 (1.62%) Microsoft Intune
10 38 (1.58%) WSUS
11 35 (1.45%) Backup Exec
12 31 (1.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 30 (1.25%) HP SIM
14 29 (1.21%) Puppet
15 25 (1.04%) OpenView
16 23 (0.96%) Perfmon
16 23 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 22 (0.91%) AirWatch
18 20 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
18 20 (0.83%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1113 (46.26%) VMware
2 1054 (43.81%) Microsoft
3 405 (16.83%) Cisco
4 383 (15.92%) HP
5 233 (9.68%) Oracle
6 204 (8.48%) AppSense
7 135 (5.61%) NetApp
8 125 (5.20%) Dell
9 117 (4.86%) EMC
10 97 (4.03%) CheckPoint
11 96 (3.99%) IBM
12 89 (3.70%) Symantec
13 82 (3.41%) Red Hat
14 80 (3.33%) Apple
15 78 (3.24%) SAP
16 67 (2.78%) ThinPrint
17 59 (2.45%) Lotus
18 57 (2.37%) Intel Security
19 50 (2.08%) F5
20 46 (1.91%) Juniper
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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Miracle Partners Ltd
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Ebury
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Eastbourne, East Sussex
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