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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 145 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 409 650 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.78% 2.74% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 6.35% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 415 442
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £150 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £323 £301
% change year-on-year
-1.55% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 41
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.05 £26.60 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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
9807 10243 10939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.57% 43.17% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6492 6745 6856
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 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £599 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 219 234
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.30 £32.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 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
City of London -22 80 £402 +7.06% 18
Croydon -16 11 £460 -0.54%
Canary Wharf +3 5 £375 +3.44%
Bromley -1 5 £450 +24.13%
Uxbridge - 4 £350 -
Southwark - 4 - - 1
Mayfair +1 3 £325 +1.56%
Wimbledon +1 1 £351 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £290 -13.62%
Romford - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £415 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 623 (72.78%) Windows
2 492 (57.48%) Active Directory
3 388 (45.33%) VMware
4 341 (39.84%) Microsoft
5 279 (32.59%) Windows Server
6 231 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 223 (26.05%) ITIL
8 220 (25.70%) XenApp
9 209 (24.42%) Finance
10 193 (22.55%) Windows 7
11 191 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 190 (22.20%) SCCM
13 183 (21.38%) MS Office
14 163 (19.04%) MS Exchange
15 161 (18.81%) Cisco
15 161 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 145 (16.94%) HP
17 139 (16.24%) MS Excel
18 138 (16.12%) SAN
19 129 (15.07%) XenDesktop
20 125 (14.60%) Firewall
21 114 (13.32%) PowerShell
22 112 (13.08%) DNS
23 110 (12.85%) Office 365
24 105 (12.27%) Data Centre
25 103 (12.03%) SQL Server
26 98 (11.45%) Linux
27 96 (11.21%) SQL
28 94 (10.98%) NetScaler
29 93 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 163 (19.04%) MS Exchange
2 78 (9.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (8.53%) SharePoint
4 67 (7.83%) Skype for Business
5 36 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (2.80%) IBM Notes
7 23 (2.69%) IIS
8 18 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (1.75%) Apache
10 13 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.93%) Confluence
13 8 (0.93%) JBoss
13 8 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.82%) nginx
14 7 (0.82%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.70%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.58%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 183 (21.38%) MS Office
2 139 (16.24%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.05%) MS Project
5 5 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.35%) Eikon
3 3 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.23%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.23%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.12%) assyst
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 110 (12.85%) Office 365
2 42 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.40%) IaaS
4 12 (1.40%) PaaS
4 12 (1.40%) SaaS
5 11 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.17%) Mimecast
7 9 (1.05%) Google Apps
8 8 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (0.93%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.35%) Yammer
10 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.12%) GitHub
11 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 138 (16.12%) SAN
2 125 (14.60%) Firewall
3 112 (13.08%) DNS
4 94 (10.98%) NetScaler
5 91 (10.63%) WAN
6 87 (10.16%) LAN
7 83 (9.70%) DHCP
8 70 (8.18%) TCP/IP
9 55 (6.43%) VPN
10 49 (5.72%) Internet
11 38 (4.44%) VLAN
12 36 (4.21%) Network Security
13 32 (3.74%) Wireless
14 30 (3.50%) iSCSI
15 26 (3.04%) Skype
16 23 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (2.69%) Unified Communications
17 22 (2.57%) VoIP
18 21 (2.45%) LDAP
19 20 (2.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.99%) MySQL
3 11 (1.29%) Big Data
3 11 (1.29%) Hadoop
3 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.58%) DB2
8 5 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.47%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.47%) SQLPlus
10 3 (0.35%) Power BI
10 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.29%) JIRA
3 8 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.82%) Subversion
5 6 (0.70%) MSI
6 5 (0.58%) Hudson
7 3 (0.35%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.23%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.23%) Ant
8 2 (0.23%) GCC
8 2 (0.23%) JBuilder
8 2 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.12%) Wise Package Studio
9 1 (0.12%) Zephyr
General
1 209 (24.42%) Finance
2 77 (9.00%) Banking
3 61 (7.13%) Law
3 61 (7.13%) Legal
4 23 (2.69%) Financial Institution
5 20 (2.34%) Back Office
6 16 (1.87%) Retail
7 13 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.40%) Publishing
8 12 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.82%) Advertising
10 6 (0.70%) French Language
11 5 (0.58%) Billing
11 5 (0.58%) Games
12 3 (0.35%) German Language
12 3 (0.35%) Marketing
13 2 (0.23%) Electronics
13 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.23%) Local Government
13 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 182 (21.26%) Analyst
2 116 (13.55%) Architect
3 104 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 94 (10.98%) Citrix Engineer
5 85 (9.93%) Support Analyst
6 77 (9.00%) Support Engineer
7 74 (8.64%) Service Analyst
8 71 (8.29%) Service Desk Analyst
9 62 (7.24%) Windows Engineer
10 50 (5.84%) Desktop Support
11 44 (5.14%) VMware Engineer
12 42 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support
13 41 (4.79%) IT Support
14 40 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
15 36 (4.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 36 (4.21%) Server Engineer
16 35 (4.09%) IT Analyst
17 34 (3.97%) Administrator
17 34 (3.97%) Citrix Support
17 34 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.45%) .NET
2 20 (2.34%) HTML
3 16 (1.87%) Middleware
4 13 (1.52%) XML
5 10 (1.17%) Web Services
6 7 (0.82%) REST
7 5 (0.58%) HTML5
7 5 (0.58%) JSON
8 4 (0.47%) CSS
8 4 (0.47%) SAML
8 4 (0.47%) SOAP
9 3 (0.35%) Ajax
9 3 (0.35%) Java EE
9 3 (0.35%) LAMP
9 3 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (0.35%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.35%) XSL
10 2 (0.23%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (0.23%) RESTful
10 2 (0.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.27%) Data Centre
2 65 (7.59%) Blackberry
3 35 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (3.86%) Clustering
5 31 (3.62%) Fat Client
5 31 (3.62%) Thin Client
6 29 (3.39%) Smartphone
7 20 (2.34%) Replication
8 15 (1.75%) Private Cloud
9 13 (1.52%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (1.40%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.40%) iPhone
11 11 (1.29%) BYOD
11 11 (1.29%) VCE vBlock
12 10 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.17%) Device Driver
12 10 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 623 (72.78%) Windows
2 279 (32.59%) Windows Server
3 193 (22.55%) Windows 7
4 191 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 161 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 98 (11.45%) Linux
7 91 (10.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (7.83%) Windows 8
9 57 (6.66%) Windows 10
10 50 (5.84%) Windows XP
11 41 (4.79%) Unix
12 29 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (3.04%) Apple iOS
13 26 (3.04%) Solaris
14 22 (2.57%) Mac OS X
15 20 (2.34%) Android
16 18 (2.10%) AIX
17 14 (1.64%) CentOS
18 12 (1.40%) Windows Phone
19 11 (1.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (26.05%) ITIL
2 92 (10.75%) Migration
3 75 (8.76%) Project Management
4 53 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 51 (5.96%) Incident Management
6 42 (4.91%) Change Management
7 41 (4.79%) High Availability
8 38 (4.44%) Service Management
9 37 (4.32%) PRINCE2
10 34 (3.97%) Service Delivery
11 30 (3.50%) ITIL V3
12 29 (3.39%) Configuration Management
12 29 (3.39%) TOGAF
13 28 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
13 28 (3.27%) Problem Management
14 27 (3.15%) Document Management
14 27 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
15 26 (3.04%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (2.92%) Load Balancing
17 24 (2.80%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 114 (13.32%) PowerShell
2 96 (11.21%) SQL
3 39 (4.56%) Java
4 27 (3.15%) Bash Shell
5 26 (3.04%) Perl
6 22 (2.57%) Python
7 18 (2.10%) C#
8 16 (1.87%) PHP
9 15 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 15 (1.75%) VB
10 9 (1.05%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.05%) VBScript
11 6 (0.70%) C
11 6 (0.70%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.47%) Ruby
13 3 (0.35%) Go
13 3 (0.35%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.35%) VBA
14 2 (0.23%) C++
14 2 (0.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 93 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (8.18%) MCSE
3 50 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 35 (4.09%) MCP
6 32 (3.74%) Degree
7 31 (3.62%) Security Cleared
8 30 (3.50%) CCNA
9 29 (3.39%) MCSA
10 19 (2.22%) MCDST
11 18 (2.10%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (1.99%) CCNP
12 17 (1.99%) SC Cleared
13 14 (1.64%) CCA
14 13 (1.52%) A+ Certification
15 12 (1.40%) MCITP
15 12 (1.40%) MCTS
16 10 (1.17%) ACDT
16 10 (1.17%) ACHDS
16 10 (1.17%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.14%) SLA
2 9 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.93%) QA
4 4 (0.47%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.23%) COBIT
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 492 (57.48%) Active Directory
2 231 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 220 (25.70%) XenApp
4 129 (15.07%) XenDesktop
5 91 (10.63%) Hyper-V
6 63 (7.36%) vSphere
7 55 (6.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 45 (5.26%) VMware ESX
9 35 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
10 27 (3.15%) XenServer
11 26 (3.04%) Terminal Services
12 24 (2.80%) Xen
13 21 (2.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 18 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
14 18 (2.10%) Virtual Servers
15 14 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
16 12 (1.40%) BitLocker
16 12 (1.40%) DFS Replication
17 11 (1.29%) ProxySG
17 11 (1.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 190 (22.20%) SCCM
2 77 (9.00%) SCOM
3 27 (3.15%) WSUS
4 20 (2.34%) Backup Exec
4 20 (2.34%) Puppet
5 16 (1.87%) SCVMM
6 13 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 13 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 12 (1.40%) Casper Suite
7 12 (1.40%) HP SIM
7 12 (1.40%) Nagios
8 11 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 10 (1.17%) SCOrch
10 9 (1.05%) EdgeSight
10 9 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 9 (1.05%) WMI
11 8 (0.93%) IBM BigFix
11 8 (0.93%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 388 (45.33%) VMware
2 341 (39.84%) Microsoft
3 161 (18.81%) Cisco
4 145 (16.94%) HP
5 71 (8.29%) Oracle
6 65 (7.59%) Dell
7 60 (7.01%) NetApp
8 55 (6.43%) Symantec
9 50 (5.84%) Apple
10 41 (4.79%) Red Hat
11 40 (4.67%) AppSense
12 39 (4.56%) IBM
13 31 (3.62%) CheckPoint
13 31 (3.62%) EMC
14 28 (3.27%) iManage
15 24 (2.80%) Lotus
16 23 (2.69%) F5
16 23 (2.69%) Juniper
17 22 (2.57%) Reuters
18 21 (2.45%) Bloomberg
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