The first table below looks at the demand for Citrix Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Certification over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Essex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 55 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.79% 1.65% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 7.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 - £19.50
Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
153 100 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.26% 23.64% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 49 36
Average daily rate £400 £233 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.04% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £85 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.20 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £29.59 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £83.75 £42.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
Citrix Certification
East of England

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix Certification across the Essex region.

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Citrix Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification across the Essex region.

Citrix Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Citrix Certification
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -5 3 £400 -
Harlow - - - -
Citrix Certification
East of England

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Citrix Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) CCA
2 11 (91.67%) XenApp
3 9 (75.00%) MCSE
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (58.33%) CCNA
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco
6 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (50.00%) MCTS
6 6 (50.00%) Splunk
6 6 (50.00%) CCAA
6 6 (50.00%) NetScaler
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (33.33%) VBScript
8 3 (25.00%) CCEA
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (16.67%) SCCM
9 2 (16.67%) MCITP
9 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (16.67%) Altiris
10 1 (8.33%) Firewall
10 1 (8.33%) Wyse
10 1 (8.33%) Finance

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Citrix Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) NetWare
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) VBScript
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCA
2 9 (75.00%) MCSE
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (50.00%) MCTS
4 6 (50.00%) CCAA
5 3 (25.00%) CCEA
6 2 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Splunk
5 2 (16.67%) Altiris
6 1 (8.33%) Wyse
6 1 (8.33%) AppSense