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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 127 93 64
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -29
Contract jobs citing Citrix 906 1183 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.96% 2.33% 2.95%
As % of the Vendors category 4.33% 5.48% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 680 836
Median daily rate £325 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £147 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 113 218
Median hourly rate £16.29 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £29.20 £29.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
20928 21568 23049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 42.49% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12901 12843 13864
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 910 1138
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -45 369 £350 - 81
South East 0 194 £339 +4.23% 36
North West -8 81 £433 +23.57% 27
East of England -11 73 £330 -16.19% 12
North East +13 53 £275 -21.42% 3
South West -5 47 £146 -55.00% 16
Yorkshire +5 33 £300 -25.00% 20
West Midlands -59 33 £300 +25.00% 21
East Midlands -28 21 £325 -5.79% 9
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UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 1334 (67.99%) Windows
2 1079 (54.99%) Active Directory
3 890 (45.36%) Microsoft
4 885 (45.11%) VMware
5 622 (31.70%) Windows Server
6 553 (28.19%) XenApp
7 481 (24.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 453 (23.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 430 (21.92%) ITIL
10 404 (20.59%) Windows 7
11 386 (19.67%) Cisco
12 364 (18.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 359 (18.30%) SCCM
14 333 (16.97%) MS Exchange
15 331 (16.87%) Firewall
16 328 (16.72%) MS Excel
17 324 (16.51%) DNS
18 318 (16.21%) MS Office
19 309 (15.75%) DHCP
20 301 (15.34%) XenDesktop
21 292 (14.88%) Finance
22 273 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003
23 251 (12.79%) SQL Server
24 237 (12.08%) HP
25 234 (11.93%) Security Cleared
26 232 (11.82%) Linux
27 231 (11.77%) SQL
28 224 (11.42%) PowerShell
29 213 (10.86%) Data Centre
30 204 (10.40%) 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
1 333 (16.97%) MS Exchange
2 159 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 141 (7.19%) Skype for Business
4 100 (5.10%) SharePoint
5 92 (4.69%) IIS
6 51 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 51 (2.60%) IBM Notes
7 44 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 39 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 30 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (1.38%) Apache
11 24 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (0.61%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.46%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.36%) Drupal
15 7 (0.36%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
16 6 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 328 (16.72%) MS Excel
2 318 (16.21%) MS Office
3 26 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.31%) MS Project
5 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.46%) SAP hybris
3 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.15%) assyst
4 3 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.15%) Sophis RISQUE
5 2 (0.10%) Epicor iScala
5 2 (0.10%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.10%) Primavera
5 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.051%) Maximo
6 1 (0.051%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.051%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.051%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.051%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 178 (9.07%) Office 365
2 136 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (1.99%) IaaS
5 26 (1.33%) SaaS
6 20 (1.02%) PaaS
7 17 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.76%) G Suite
9 9 (0.46%) CloudFront
9 9 (0.46%) OneDrive
10 7 (0.36%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.15%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.15%) Yammer
12 2 (0.10%) Data Lake Analytics
12 2 (0.10%) IBM PureFlex
13 1 (0.051%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 331 (16.87%) Firewall
2 324 (16.51%) DNS
3 309 (15.75%) DHCP
4 204 (10.40%) NetScaler
5 201 (10.24%) SAN
5 201 (10.24%) WAN
6 184 (9.38%) LAN
7 155 (7.90%) TCP/IP
8 126 (6.42%) VPN
9 106 (5.40%) Internet
10 101 (5.15%) Wireless
11 95 (4.84%) Network Security
12 73 (3.72%) VoIP
13 71 (3.62%) VLAN
14 53 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
15 50 (2.55%) MPLS
15 50 (2.55%) Skype
16 42 (2.14%) iSCSI
17 41 (2.09%) Wi-Fi
18 40 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 30 (1.53%) DB2
3 29 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (1.17%) MySQL
7 21 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 13 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (0.46%) MS Access
10 9 (0.46%) SQLPlus
11 8 (0.41%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.31%) Big Data
14 5 (0.25%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
14 5 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (1.83%) MSI
2 9 (0.46%) JIRA
3 8 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.20%) Toad
5 3 (0.15%) Hudson
5 3 (0.15%) Subversion
5 3 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.10%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.10%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.051%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.051%) JBuilder
7 1 (0.051%) JMeter
7 1 (0.051%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.051%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.051%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.051%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.051%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 292 (14.88%) Finance
2 85 (4.33%) Banking
3 56 (2.85%) Legal
4 47 (2.40%) Law
4 47 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 39 (1.99%) Retail
6 25 (1.27%) Back Office
7 23 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.07%) Investment Banking
8 21 (1.07%) Publishing
9 15 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.61%) French Language
10 12 (0.61%) Local Government
10 12 (0.61%) Marketing
11 9 (0.46%) Advertising
12 7 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.31%) Front Office
14 5 (0.25%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.25%) Billing
14 5 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 315 (16.06%) Analyst
2 226 (11.52%) Architect
3 222 (11.31%) Support Engineer
4 213 (10.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 149 (7.59%) Citrix Engineer
6 142 (7.24%) Support Analyst
7 131 (6.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 122 (6.22%) Desktop Support
9 113 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
10 110 (5.61%) Service Analyst
11 109 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
12 102 (5.20%) Service Desk Analyst
13 98 (4.99%) Consultant
14 96 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support
15 79 (4.03%) VMware Engineer
16 78 (3.98%) Network Engineer
17 77 (3.92%) Citrix Support
18 74 (3.77%) Desktop Engineer
19 71 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
20 66 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (2.14%) Middleware
2 36 (1.83%) Web Services
3 34 (1.73%) .NET
4 15 (0.76%) Software Packaging
5 12 (0.61%) XML
6 11 (0.56%) Regular Expression
7 10 (0.51%) CSS
7 10 (0.51%) HTML
8 8 (0.41%) REST
8 8 (0.41%) SAML
9 7 (0.36%) XSLT
9 7 (0.36%) X-Windows
10 6 (0.31%) 802.1X
10 6 (0.31%) SOAP
10 6 (0.31%) XSL
11 5 (0.25%) OAuth
11 5 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (0.20%) Spring
13 3 (0.15%) Java EE
13 3 (0.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 213 (10.86%) Data Centre
2 113 (5.76%) Blackberry
3 89 (4.54%) Management Information System
4 88 (4.49%) Fat Client
4 88 (4.49%) Thin Client
5 77 (3.92%) Clustering
6 73 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (2.60%) Smartphone
8 47 (2.40%) Computer Science
9 38 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
10 33 (1.68%) Client/Server
11 26 (1.33%) Replication
12 25 (1.27%) Mainframe
13 23 (1.17%) CESG
14 21 (1.07%) BYOD
14 21 (1.07%) PKI
15 20 (1.02%) Driving Licence
15 20 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (1.02%) Private Cloud
16 18 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1334 (67.99%) Windows
2 622 (31.70%) Windows Server
3 453 (23.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 404 (20.59%) Windows 7
5 364 (18.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 273 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 232 (11.82%) Linux
8 145 (7.39%) Windows 8
9 143 (7.29%) Windows 10
10 114 (5.81%) Unix
11 86 (4.38%) Windows XP
12 81 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 61 (3.11%) Apple iOS
14 60 (3.06%) Solaris
15 54 (2.75%) Android
16 45 (2.29%) AIX
17 38 (1.94%) Mac OS X
18 23 (1.17%) HPUX
19 22 (1.12%) Windows Vista
20 15 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (21.92%) ITIL
2 172 (8.77%) Migration
3 111 (5.66%) Service Delivery
4 105 (5.35%) Project Management
5 90 (4.59%) Incident Management
6 87 (4.43%) Change Management
7 82 (4.18%) Service Management
8 80 (4.08%) Problem Management
9 76 (3.87%) Load Balancing
10 65 (3.31%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (3.26%) High Availability
12 59 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (2.91%) Application Packaging
14 53 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 51 (2.60%) ITIL V3
16 49 (2.50%) Software Delivery
17 48 (2.45%) PRINCE2
17 48 (2.45%) TOGAF
18 47 (2.40%) Continuous Improvement
19 39 (1.99%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 231 (11.77%) SQL
2 224 (11.42%) PowerShell
3 41 (2.09%) Java
4 38 (1.94%) VBScript
5 33 (1.68%) VB
6 28 (1.43%) Python
7 25 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 22 (1.12%) Bash Shell
8 22 (1.12%) C#
9 19 (0.97%) Perl
10 14 (0.71%) C
10 14 (0.71%) PL/SQL
11 12 (0.61%) PHP
12 10 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.36%) VBA
14 5 (0.25%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.10%) C++
15 2 (0.10%) Korn
15 2 (0.10%) Ruby
16 1 (0.051%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 234 (11.93%) Security Cleared
2 179 (9.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 167 (8.51%) SC Cleared
4 131 (6.68%) MCSE
5 106 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
6 96 (4.89%) Degree
7 70 (3.57%) CCNA
8 61 (3.11%) MCP
9 53 (2.70%) MCSA
10 48 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 44 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
12 39 (1.99%) DV Cleared
13 37 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
13 37 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
14 34 (1.73%) CCNP
15 31 (1.58%) CCA
16 27 (1.38%) MCDST
17 24 (1.22%) CISSP
17 24 (1.22%) MCITP
18 20 (1.02%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (4.64%) SLA
2 38 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 22 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.66%) QA
6 8 (0.41%) RMADS
7 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.10%) COBIT
8 2 (0.10%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.051%) BS25999
9 1 (0.051%) COSO
9 1 (0.051%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.051%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1079 (54.99%) Active Directory
2 553 (28.19%) XenApp
3 481 (24.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 301 (15.34%) XenDesktop
5 201 (10.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 192 (9.79%) Hyper-V
7 135 (6.88%) vSphere
8 108 (5.50%) XenServer
9 96 (4.89%) VMware ESX
10 54 (2.75%) Terminal Services
11 47 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
12 41 (2.09%) Virtual Desktop
13 33 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
14 28 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
14 28 (1.43%) Xen
15 24 (1.22%) ProxySG
15 24 (1.22%) VMware Server
16 23 (1.17%) BitLocker
17 20 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 17 (0.87%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 359 (18.30%) SCCM
2 73 (3.72%) SCOM
3 57 (2.91%) WSUS
4 44 (2.24%) Microsoft Clustering
5 37 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 31 (1.58%) AirWatch
7 28 (1.43%) XenMobile
8 27 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
9 25 (1.27%) EdgeSight
10 24 (1.22%) SafeCom
11 22 (1.12%) NetBackup
12 17 (0.87%) Nagios
12 17 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 16 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
13 16 (0.82%) OpenView
14 15 (0.76%) Backup Exec
14 15 (0.76%) Puppet
15 14 (0.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 14 (0.71%) Tivoli
16 13 (0.66%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 890 (45.36%) Microsoft
2 885 (45.11%) VMware
3 386 (19.67%) Cisco
4 237 (12.08%) HP
5 162 (8.26%) Oracle
6 132 (6.73%) AppSense
7 123 (6.27%) Dell
8 120 (6.12%) CheckPoint
9 102 (5.20%) NetApp
10 94 (4.79%) Apple
11 77 (3.92%) EMC
12 71 (3.62%) Intel Security
12 71 (3.62%) Symantec
13 63 (3.21%) Red Hat
14 53 (2.70%) Lotus
15 50 (2.55%) IBM
16 49 (2.50%) SAP
17 47 (2.40%) Avaya
18 36 (1.83%) Blue Coat
19 35 (1.78%) F5
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