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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 126 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 445 634 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.01% 2.69% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 4.85% 6.16% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 409 420
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £505 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 38
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.35 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £34.60 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
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
9181 10286 10157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.43% 43.59% 44.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6234 6812 6394
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 259 219
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 24 July 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
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 24 July 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 -8 88 £420 +20.00% 27
Croydon -14 12 £450 -2.70%
Canary Wharf +5 4 £375 +188.46%
Bromley -7 3 £375 +50.00%
Hounslow - 3 £415 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 2 £290 -9.08%
Feltham - 2 £475 -
Mayfair +2 1 £400 +21.58%
Wimbledon -3 1 £351 +16.83%
Hayes -5 1 £475 -
Romford - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - - 2
Harrow - 1 £365 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 685 (72.11%) Windows
2 516 (54.32%) Active Directory
3 453 (47.68%) VMware
4 382 (40.21%) Microsoft
5 322 (33.89%) Windows Server
6 264 (27.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 251 (26.42%) ITIL
8 248 (26.11%) Finance
9 233 (24.53%) XenApp
10 206 (21.68%) SCCM
11 197 (20.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 196 (20.63%) Windows 7
13 185 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 184 (19.37%) MS Office
15 176 (18.53%) Cisco
16 165 (17.37%) MS Exchange
17 160 (16.84%) HP
18 147 (15.47%) MS Excel
19 144 (15.16%) SAN
20 142 (14.95%) XenDesktop
21 141 (14.84%) PowerShell
22 132 (13.89%) Firewall
23 116 (12.21%) Linux
24 115 (12.11%) DNS
24 115 (12.11%) Data Centre
25 114 (12.00%) Office 365
26 110 (11.58%) Migration
27 108 (11.37%) SQL
28 105 (11.05%) NetScaler
29 104 (10.95%) Hyper-V

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
1 165 (17.37%) MS Exchange
2 71 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (7.37%) SharePoint
4 55 (5.79%) Skype for Business
5 37 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (2.32%) IIS
7 18 (1.89%) IBM Notes
8 16 (1.68%) Apache
9 15 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (0.84%) Confluence
11 8 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (0.84%) JBoss
11 8 (0.84%) nginx
11 8 (0.84%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.63%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.53%) MediaWiki
14 5 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 184 (19.37%) MS Office
2 147 (15.47%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.95%) MS Project
4 9 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.11%) ImageReady
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.74%) RMDS
2 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.21%) Eikon
4 2 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.11%) assyst
5 1 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 114 (12.00%) Office 365
2 44 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.58%) IaaS
5 13 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.26%) Mimecast
6 12 (1.26%) SaaS
7 11 (1.16%) Google Apps
8 10 (1.05%) PaaS
9 7 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.74%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.32%) Yammer
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) BPaaS
11 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.11%) GitHub
11 1 (0.11%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 144 (15.16%) SAN
2 132 (13.89%) Firewall
3 115 (12.11%) DNS
4 105 (11.05%) NetScaler
5 102 (10.74%) WAN
6 101 (10.63%) LAN
7 75 (7.89%) DHCP
8 63 (6.63%) TCP/IP
9 51 (5.37%) VPN
10 43 (4.53%) Internet
11 42 (4.42%) Network Security
12 39 (4.11%) VLAN
13 32 (3.37%) Wireless
14 26 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (2.74%) MPLS
15 25 (2.63%) Unified Communications
16 23 (2.42%) SSL
17 22 (2.32%) iSCSI
18 20 (2.11%) LDAP
18 20 (2.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.68%) MySQL
3 13 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.26%) Big Data
5 11 (1.16%) Hadoop
6 10 (1.05%) Oracle Database
7 9 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.63%) DB2
8 6 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.53%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.53%) SQLPlus
10 3 (0.32%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.32%) Power BI
10 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 14 (1.47%) JIRA
2 12 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.84%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.84%) MSI
4 7 (0.74%) Subversion
5 6 (0.63%) LoadRunner
6 5 (0.53%) Hudson
7 3 (0.32%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.21%) Ant
8 2 (0.21%) GCC
8 2 (0.21%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.21%) JBuilder
8 2 (0.21%) Maven
9 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.11%) JMeter
9 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.11%) Wise Package Studio
9 1 (0.11%) Zephyr
General
1 248 (26.11%) Finance
2 98 (10.32%) Banking
3 62 (6.53%) Law
3 62 (6.53%) Legal
4 29 (3.05%) Financial Institution
5 17 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 17 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.58%) Back Office
6 15 (1.58%) Retail
7 11 (1.16%) Advertising
8 10 (1.05%) Publishing
9 7 (0.74%) Front Office
10 6 (0.63%) French Language
11 5 (0.53%) Billing
12 3 (0.32%) Games
12 3 (0.32%) German Language
12 3 (0.32%) Marketing
13 2 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
13 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 201 (21.16%) Analyst
2 123 (12.95%) Architect
3 117 (12.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 91 (9.58%) Citrix Engineer
5 86 (9.05%) Support Analyst
6 80 (8.42%) Support Engineer
7 75 (7.89%) Service Analyst
8 66 (6.95%) Windows Engineer
9 63 (6.63%) Service Desk Analyst
10 49 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support
10 49 (5.16%) Desktop Support
11 47 (4.95%) IT Support
12 46 (4.84%) VMware Engineer
13 42 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 41 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support
14 41 (4.32%) Administrator
14 41 (4.32%) Citrix Support
14 41 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
15 40 (4.21%) Server Engineer
16 39 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.95%) .NET
2 25 (2.63%) HTML
3 15 (1.58%) Middleware
4 13 (1.37%) XML
5 12 (1.26%) Web Services
6 6 (0.63%) REST
7 5 (0.53%) Ajax
7 5 (0.53%) JSON
8 4 (0.42%) CSS
8 4 (0.42%) HTML5
8 4 (0.42%) SOAP
9 3 (0.32%) LAMP
9 3 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (0.32%) SAML
9 3 (0.32%) XSL
9 3 (0.32%) YAML
10 2 (0.21%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.21%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (0.21%) RESTful
10 2 (0.21%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 115 (12.11%) Data Centre
2 64 (6.74%) Blackberry
3 42 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (3.47%) Clustering
5 31 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.95%) Smartphone
7 24 (2.53%) Fat Client
7 24 (2.53%) Thin Client
8 22 (2.32%) Replication
9 15 (1.58%) BYOD
9 15 (1.58%) Private Cloud
9 15 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
10 13 (1.37%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.05%) Device Driver
11 10 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (1.05%) iPad
11 10 (1.05%) iPhone
12 8 (0.84%) User Experience
13 7 (0.74%) Derivative
13 7 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 685 (72.11%) Windows
2 322 (33.89%) Windows Server
3 197 (20.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 196 (20.63%) Windows 7
5 185 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 116 (12.21%) Linux
7 93 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (7.05%) Windows 8
9 58 (6.11%) Windows 10
10 50 (5.26%) Unix
11 49 (5.16%) Windows XP
12 32 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (2.32%) Solaris
14 21 (2.21%) AIX
14 21 (2.21%) Android
14 21 (2.21%) Apple iOS
15 20 (2.11%) Mac OS X
16 15 (1.58%) CentOS
17 12 (1.26%) VMS
18 10 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (26.42%) ITIL
2 110 (11.58%) Migration
3 104 (10.95%) Project Management
4 68 (7.16%) Change Management
5 59 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 58 (6.11%) Incident Management
7 44 (4.63%) PRINCE2
8 40 (4.21%) High Availability
9 39 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (4.00%) Service Management
11 37 (3.89%) Server Building
12 34 (3.58%) Problem Management
12 34 (3.58%) Service Delivery
13 33 (3.47%) Configuration Management
14 32 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
15 30 (3.16%) Application Packaging
16 29 (3.05%) ITIL V3
17 28 (2.95%) Document Management
18 26 (2.74%) Release Management
18 26 (2.74%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 141 (14.84%) PowerShell
2 108 (11.37%) SQL
3 40 (4.21%) Java
4 33 (3.47%) C#
5 30 (3.16%) Perl
6 29 (3.05%) Bash Shell
7 23 (2.42%) Python
8 22 (2.32%) VB
9 19 (2.00%) PHP
10 16 (1.68%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.16%) VBScript
12 10 (1.05%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.95%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.53%) C
15 4 (0.42%) Ruby
16 3 (0.32%) Go
16 3 (0.32%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.32%) VBA
17 2 (0.21%) C++
17 2 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 95 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (7.37%) MCSE
3 53 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (4.53%) Security Cleared
5 35 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 34 (3.58%) CCNA
7 32 (3.37%) MCSA
8 31 (3.26%) MCP
9 29 (3.05%) Degree
10 28 (2.95%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (2.63%) CCNP
12 24 (2.53%) SC Cleared
13 22 (2.32%) CCA
13 22 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (1.68%) DV Cleared
15 14 (1.47%) MCDST
16 11 (1.16%) MCTS
17 9 (0.95%) A+ Certification
17 9 (0.95%) PMI Certification
18 8 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.32%) SLA
2 16 (1.68%) QA
3 12 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.42%) ISO22301
4 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.21%) COBIT
5 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 516 (54.32%) Active Directory
2 264 (27.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 233 (24.53%) XenApp
4 142 (14.95%) XenDesktop
5 104 (10.95%) Hyper-V
6 76 (8.00%) vSphere
7 75 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 45 (4.74%) VMware ESX
9 37 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
10 31 (3.26%) XenServer
11 28 (2.95%) Xen
12 23 (2.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 19 (2.00%) Terminal Services
14 16 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
15 15 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
16 14 (1.47%) DFS Replication
16 14 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
17 12 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
18 11 (1.16%) BitLocker
19 10 (1.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 206 (21.68%) SCCM
2 69 (7.26%) SCOM
3 28 (2.95%) WSUS
4 21 (2.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 21 (2.21%) HP SIM
4 21 (2.21%) Puppet
5 20 (2.11%) Backup Exec
6 16 (1.68%) EdgeSight
7 14 (1.47%) SCVMM
8 12 (1.26%) Casper Suite
8 12 (1.26%) Nagios
9 11 (1.16%) IBM BigFix
9 11 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
9 11 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 10 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 10 (1.05%) WMI
11 9 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
11 9 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 8 (0.84%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 453 (47.68%) VMware
2 382 (40.21%) Microsoft
3 176 (18.53%) Cisco
4 160 (16.84%) HP
5 74 (7.79%) NetApp
6 63 (6.63%) Dell
6 63 (6.63%) Oracle
7 53 (5.58%) Symantec
8 49 (5.16%) Apple
9 45 (4.74%) Red Hat
10 43 (4.53%) IBM
11 41 (4.32%) AppSense
12 40 (4.21%) EMC
13 32 (3.37%) CheckPoint
14 31 (3.26%) Bloomberg
14 31 (3.26%) Reuters
15 30 (3.16%) iManage
16 26 (2.74%) Juniper
17 25 (2.63%) F5
18 18 (1.89%) Google
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