The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 151 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 390 594 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.71% 2.54% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 6.05% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 381 477
Median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £140 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £518 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 46
Median hourly rate £15.30 £15.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £30.40 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
Citrix
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9739 9816 11195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.67% 41.96% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6433 6503 7265
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 203 246
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.23 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in London

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in London

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in London

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in London

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
City of London -21 67 £425 +13.33% 18
Canary Wharf +6 11 £375 +3.44%
Croydon -20 7 £450 -1.36% 1
Uxbridge - 6 £425 -
Bromley -3 5 £450 -5.26%
Southwark - 3 - -
Docklands, London +8 2 - -
Mayfair +1 2 £325 +1.56%
Lewisham -1 2 £338 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Romford - 1 - - 2
Wimbledon - 1 £351 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 604 (73.30%) Windows
2 489 (59.34%) Active Directory
3 361 (43.81%) VMware
4 339 (41.14%) Microsoft
5 265 (32.16%) Windows Server
6 224 (27.18%) ITIL
7 221 (26.82%) XenApp
8 209 (25.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 205 (24.88%) Finance
10 190 (23.06%) SCCM
11 186 (22.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 179 (21.72%) Windows 7
13 175 (21.24%) MS Office
14 159 (19.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 156 (18.93%) Cisco
16 150 (18.20%) MS Exchange
17 143 (17.35%) HP
18 139 (16.87%) MS Excel
19 130 (15.78%) SAN
20 128 (15.53%) XenDesktop
21 122 (14.81%) Firewall
22 112 (13.59%) PowerShell
23 111 (13.47%) DNS
24 110 (13.35%) Office 365
25 107 (12.99%) Data Centre
26 102 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
26 102 (12.38%) Windows Server 2003
27 101 (12.26%) SQL Server
28 92 (11.17%) SQL
29 91 (11.04%) Linux

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 150 (18.20%) MS Exchange
2 81 (9.83%) Skype for Business
3 75 (9.10%) SharePoint
4 72 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (3.52%) IIS
7 28 (3.40%) IBM Notes
8 24 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (1.94%) Apache
10 14 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.97%) Confluence
13 8 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.97%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.85%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.73%) JBoss
15 6 (0.73%) nginx
16 5 (0.61%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 175 (21.24%) MS Office
2 139 (16.87%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.09%) MS Project
5 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.36%) Eikon
4 3 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.24%) Sophis RISQUE
6 1 (0.12%) assyst
6 1 (0.12%) Epicor iScala
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 110 (13.35%) Office 365
2 46 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (2.18%) IaaS
4 18 (2.18%) PaaS
5 14 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.70%) SaaS
6 10 (1.21%) OneDrive
7 9 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (1.09%) Google Apps
7 9 (1.09%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.36%) Yammer
9 2 (0.24%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 130 (15.78%) SAN
2 122 (14.81%) Firewall
3 111 (13.47%) DNS
4 91 (11.04%) NetScaler
5 90 (10.92%) WAN
6 86 (10.44%) LAN
7 85 (10.32%) DHCP
8 76 (9.22%) TCP/IP
9 55 (6.67%) Internet
10 52 (6.31%) VPN
11 40 (4.85%) Skype
12 36 (4.37%) Network Security
13 33 (4.00%) VLAN
14 32 (3.88%) Wireless
15 31 (3.76%) iSCSI
16 24 (2.91%) MPLS
17 23 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
18 22 (2.67%) Ethernet
18 22 (2.67%) VoIP
19 21 (2.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (12.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.18%) MySQL
3 12 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.33%) Big Data
4 11 (1.33%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.97%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.61%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.49%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.36%) DB2
11 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.36%) Power BI
12 2 (0.24%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 11 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 11 (1.33%) JIRA
2 7 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.73%) Subversion
4 5 (0.61%) Hudson
4 5 (0.61%) MSI
5 3 (0.36%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.24%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.24%) JBuilder
6 2 (0.24%) Maven
6 2 (0.24%) Toad
7 1 (0.12%) Ant
7 1 (0.12%) GCC
7 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.12%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (0.12%) Zephyr
General
1 205 (24.88%) Finance
2 66 (8.01%) Banking
3 52 (6.31%) Law
4 51 (6.19%) Legal
5 17 (2.06%) Back Office
6 16 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.70%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.70%) Publishing
7 14 (1.70%) Retail
8 11 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.73%) French Language
10 5 (0.61%) Advertising
10 5 (0.61%) Billing
10 5 (0.61%) Games
10 5 (0.61%) Marketing
11 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.36%) Electronics
12 3 (0.36%) German Language
12 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 164 (19.90%) Analyst
2 115 (13.96%) Architect
3 102 (12.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 86 (10.44%) Citrix Engineer
4 86 (10.44%) Support Engineer
5 81 (9.83%) Support Analyst
6 65 (7.89%) Service Analyst
7 64 (7.77%) Service Desk Analyst
8 55 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
9 53 (6.43%) Desktop Support
10 49 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
11 45 (5.46%) VMware Engineer
12 38 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
12 38 (4.61%) IT Support
13 37 (4.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 37 (4.49%) Desktop Engineer
14 35 (4.25%) Administrator
15 34 (4.13%) Server Engineer
16 33 (4.00%) Consultant
16 33 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.06%) .NET
2 15 (1.82%) HTML
3 13 (1.58%) Middleware
4 11 (1.33%) XML
5 9 (1.09%) Software Packaging
5 9 (1.09%) Web Services
6 8 (0.97%) REST
7 7 (0.85%) SAML
8 5 (0.61%) CSS
8 5 (0.61%) HTML5
8 5 (0.61%) JSON
9 4 (0.49%) SOAP
10 3 (0.36%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.36%) Ajax
10 3 (0.36%) Java EE
10 3 (0.36%) jQuery
10 3 (0.36%) LAMP
10 3 (0.36%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (0.36%) OAuth
10 3 (0.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 107 (12.99%) Data Centre
2 64 (7.77%) Blackberry
3 39 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 33 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.52%) Smartphone
6 26 (3.16%) Fat Client
6 26 (3.16%) Thin Client
7 25 (3.03%) Clustering
8 21 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
9 19 (2.31%) Replication
10 17 (2.06%) iPhone
11 15 (1.82%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.82%) Private Cloud
12 12 (1.46%) Hedge funds
13 11 (1.33%) BYOD
13 11 (1.33%) Computer Science
14 10 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (1.09%) iPad
15 9 (1.09%) VCE vBlock
16 8 (0.97%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 604 (73.30%) Windows
2 265 (32.16%) Windows Server
3 186 (22.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 179 (21.72%) Windows 7
5 159 (19.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 102 (12.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 91 (11.04%) Linux
8 61 (7.40%) Windows 8
9 59 (7.16%) Windows 10
10 46 (5.58%) Windows XP
11 41 (4.98%) Unix
12 31 (3.76%) Apple iOS
13 24 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (2.91%) Solaris
14 23 (2.79%) Mac OS X
15 20 (2.43%) Android
16 13 (1.58%) AIX
17 12 (1.46%) CentOS
17 12 (1.46%) Windows Phone
18 10 (1.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (27.18%) ITIL
2 87 (10.56%) Migration
3 60 (7.28%) Project Management
4 48 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 46 (5.58%) Change Management
6 44 (5.34%) High Availability
6 44 (5.34%) Service Management
7 37 (4.49%) Service Delivery
8 36 (4.37%) Incident Management
9 33 (4.00%) PRINCE2
10 32 (3.88%) TOGAF
11 30 (3.64%) ITIL V3
12 28 (3.40%) Load Balancing
13 27 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
13 27 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (3.28%) Problem Management
13 27 (3.28%) Time Management
14 26 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
14 26 (3.16%) Software Deployment
15 25 (3.03%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (13.59%) PowerShell
2 92 (11.17%) SQL
3 37 (4.49%) Java
4 24 (2.91%) Bash Shell
5 22 (2.67%) Perl
6 16 (1.94%) Python
7 15 (1.82%) VB
8 14 (1.70%) PHP
9 13 (1.58%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.21%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.21%) VBScript
11 9 (1.09%) C#
12 5 (0.61%) C
12 5 (0.61%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.36%) Go
13 3 (0.36%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.36%) Ruby
13 3 (0.36%) VBA
14 2 (0.24%) C++
14 2 (0.24%) Korn
Qualifications
1 102 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (9.34%) MCSE
3 47 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (4.85%) MCP
5 39 (4.73%) Degree
5 39 (4.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 34 (4.13%) MCSA
7 33 (4.00%) Security Cleared
8 32 (3.88%) CCNA
9 24 (2.91%) MCDST
10 19 (2.31%) SC Cleared
11 17 (2.06%) MCTS
12 16 (1.94%) A+ Certification
13 15 (1.82%) ACDT
13 15 (1.82%) ACHDS
13 15 (1.82%) ACTC
13 15 (1.82%) MCSM
13 15 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
14 13 (1.58%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (1.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.25%) SLA
2 9 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.97%) QA
4 4 (0.49%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 489 (59.34%) Active Directory
2 221 (26.82%) XenApp
3 209 (25.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 128 (15.53%) XenDesktop
5 89 (10.80%) Hyper-V
6 57 (6.92%) vSphere
7 56 (6.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 55 (6.67%) VMware ESX
9 35 (4.25%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (3.16%) XenServer
11 24 (2.91%) Virtual Servers
12 23 (2.79%) Terminal Services
13 22 (2.67%) Xen
14 19 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 16 (1.94%) DFS Replication
16 15 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
16 15 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
17 14 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
17 14 (1.70%) vCloud
18 10 (1.21%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 190 (23.06%) SCCM
2 68 (8.25%) SCOM
3 29 (3.52%) WSUS
4 18 (2.18%) Backup Exec
5 16 (1.94%) Puppet
6 15 (1.82%) SCVMM
7 13 (1.58%) Nagios
8 12 (1.46%) Casper Suite
8 12 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
8 12 (1.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 11 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (1.09%) WMI
11 8 (0.97%) IBM BigFix
11 8 (0.97%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.97%) SCOrch
11 8 (0.97%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 8 (0.97%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
12 7 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 361 (43.81%) VMware
2 339 (41.14%) Microsoft
3 156 (18.93%) Cisco
4 143 (17.35%) HP
5 69 (8.37%) Oracle
6 66 (8.01%) Dell
7 56 (6.80%) Apple
8 55 (6.67%) NetApp
9 49 (5.95%) Symantec
10 39 (4.73%) IBM
11 36 (4.37%) AppSense
11 36 (4.37%) EMC
12 34 (4.13%) Red Hat
13 32 (3.88%) CheckPoint
14 28 (3.40%) Bloomberg
14 28 (3.40%) Lotus
15 25 (3.03%) iManage
16 24 (2.91%) Reuters
17 23 (2.79%) Juniper
17 23 (2.79%) Mitel
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