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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 121 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
-48 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 398 589 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.88% 2.78% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% 6.15% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 391 407
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £299
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 38
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.75 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -1.70%
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
8618 9582 9827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.61% 45.22% 44.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5658 6364 6308
Average daily rate £430 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 197 217
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.05 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 73 £358 -7.74% 41
Croydon -6 8 £350 -15.15% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +7 5 £325 +42.35% 1
Erith - 4 - -
Westminster - 4 £413 -
Hounslow +6 3 £560 -
Hayes - 2 £560 - 1
Wembley - 2 £300 -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £475 - 1
Hammersmith -4 1 £150 -66.29%
Bromley -14 1 £550 +368.08% 1
Chessington - 1 - -
Romford - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £475 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Citrix 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.

1 646 (69.54%) Windows
2 477 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 420 (45.21%) VMware
4 361 (38.86%) Microsoft
5 279 (30.03%) Windows Server
6 273 (29.39%) XenApp
7 257 (27.66%) Finance
8 246 (26.48%) ITIL
9 245 (26.37%) Windows 7
10 206 (22.17%) SCCM
11 204 (21.96%) VMware Infrastructure
12 191 (20.56%) MS Office
13 189 (20.34%) Cisco
14 180 (19.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 160 (17.22%) XenDesktop
16 156 (16.79%) MS Exchange
17 137 (14.75%) MS Excel
18 135 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
19 125 (13.46%) NetScaler
20 123 (13.24%) PowerShell
21 121 (13.02%) DNS
21 121 (13.02%) Blackberry
22 113 (12.16%) Firewall
23 103 (11.09%) HP
24 101 (10.87%) SAN
25 99 (10.66%) Microsoft App-V
26 97 (10.44%) LAN
26 97 (10.44%) Data Centre
27 96 (10.33%) Migration
28 92 (9.90%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Citrix 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 156 (16.79%) MS Exchange
2 77 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (6.24%) SharePoint
4 50 (5.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 41 (4.41%) IIS
6 35 (3.77%) IBM Notes
7 32 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (3.44%) Skype for Business
8 23 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.32%) Apache
13 3 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.22%) JBoss
14 2 (0.22%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 191 (20.56%) MS Office
2 137 (14.75%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.75%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.65%) Faxination
3 5 (0.54%) RMDS
4 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.43%) Relativity
4 4 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.32%) Eikon
5 3 (0.32%) Northgate Housing
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.22%) Adaptiv
6 2 (0.22%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.11%) assyst
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 86 (9.26%) Office 365
2 24 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.08%) SaaS
5 6 (0.65%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.65%) IaaS
6 4 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.22%) GitHub
7 2 (0.22%) PaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 125 (13.46%) NetScaler
2 121 (13.02%) DNS
3 113 (12.16%) Firewall
4 101 (10.87%) SAN
5 97 (10.44%) LAN
6 92 (9.90%) WAN
7 87 (9.36%) DHCP
8 79 (8.50%) VPN
9 74 (7.97%) TCP/IP
10 54 (5.81%) Network Security
11 41 (4.41%) Internet
12 35 (3.77%) MPLS
13 33 (3.55%) VLAN
14 26 (2.80%) Wireless
15 24 (2.58%) SSL
16 21 (2.26%) Ethernet
17 20 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (2.15%) OSPF
17 20 (2.15%) VoIP
18 19 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (1.40%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.54%) Big Data
7 4 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.32%) GIS
8 3 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.22%) DB2
9 2 (0.22%) MySQL
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.11%) OLTP
10 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.11%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (1.40%) LoadRunner
2 7 (0.75%) JMeter
3 6 (0.65%) MSI
4 5 (0.54%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.43%) JIRA
6 2 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.22%) Subversion
6 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
General
1 257 (27.66%) Finance
2 84 (9.04%) Banking
3 55 (5.92%) Legal
4 50 (5.38%) Law
5 38 (4.09%) Financial Institution
6 23 (2.48%) Investment Banking
6 23 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.94%) Back Office
8 17 (1.83%) French Language
9 13 (1.40%) Front Office
10 12 (1.29%) Retail
11 7 (0.75%) Advertising
11 7 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.54%) Automotive
12 5 (0.54%) Marketing
12 5 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.54%) Publishing
13 4 (0.43%) Electronics
13 4 (0.43%) German Language
14 2 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 244 (26.26%) Analyst
2 100 (10.76%) Architect
3 96 (10.33%) Support Analyst
4 92 (9.90%) Service Analyst
5 81 (8.72%) Service Desk Analyst
5 81 (8.72%) Support Engineer
6 80 (8.61%) Citrix Engineer
7 73 (7.86%) Desktop Support
7 73 (7.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 56 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 52 (5.60%) Infrastructure Architect
10 50 (5.38%) Consultant
11 46 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support
11 46 (4.95%) Project Manager
12 45 (4.84%) Citrix Support
13 40 (4.31%) Service Desk Support
14 36 (3.88%) Administrator
14 36 (3.88%) Desktop Engineer
14 36 (3.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 34 (3.66%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.61%) Web Services
2 14 (1.51%) .NET
3 9 (0.97%) Middleware
4 5 (0.54%) Ajax
5 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (0.43%) X-Windows
6 3 (0.32%) D3.js
6 3 (0.32%) WinForms
6 3 (0.32%) XMPP
7 2 (0.22%) Flash
7 2 (0.22%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.11%) JSON
8 1 (0.11%) MDX
8 1 (0.11%) PKINIT
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.11%) WSH
8 1 (0.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 121 (13.02%) Blackberry
2 97 (10.44%) Data Centre
3 72 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.12%) Hedge funds
5 26 (2.80%) PKI
6 25 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
7 23 (2.48%) Clustering
8 19 (2.05%) Fat Client
8 19 (2.05%) iPad
8 19 (2.05%) Thin Client
9 17 (1.83%) iPhone
10 10 (1.08%) BYOD
10 10 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.97%) PDA
12 8 (0.86%) NHS
12 8 (0.86%) User Experience
13 7 (0.75%) Computer Science
13 7 (0.75%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 646 (69.54%) Windows
2 279 (30.03%) Windows Server
3 245 (26.37%) Windows 7
4 180 (19.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 135 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 86 (9.26%) Linux
8 73 (7.86%) Windows XP
9 72 (7.75%) Windows 8
10 36 (3.88%) Unix
11 28 (3.01%) Android
11 28 (3.01%) Apple iOS
12 18 (1.94%) Mac OS X
12 18 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
13 17 (1.83%) Windows 10
14 12 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.75%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.65%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.54%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (26.48%) ITIL
2 96 (10.33%) Migration
3 83 (8.93%) Project Management
4 56 (6.03%) Service Delivery
5 46 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (4.41%) Change Management
7 34 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 34 (3.66%) Service Management
8 26 (2.80%) High Availability
9 24 (2.58%) ITSM
9 24 (2.58%) Load Balancing
10 22 (2.37%) Incident Management
11 21 (2.26%) PRINCE2
12 20 (2.15%) Information Security
13 19 (2.05%) Business Continuity
13 19 (2.05%) Problem Management
14 18 (1.94%) Release Management
15 17 (1.83%) CRM
15 17 (1.83%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (1.72%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (13.24%) PowerShell
2 92 (9.90%) SQL
3 28 (3.01%) VBScript
4 24 (2.58%) VB
5 21 (2.26%) Java
6 10 (1.08%) C#
7 7 (0.75%) C
8 6 (0.65%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.54%) Perl
10 4 (0.43%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.43%) Python
10 4 (0.43%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.32%) C++
11 3 (0.32%) PHP
11 3 (0.32%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.32%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.32%) VBA
12 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.11%) Korn
12 1 (0.11%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 91 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (5.60%) MCSE
4 38 (4.09%) Security Cleared
5 35 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
6 32 (3.44%) MCP
7 30 (3.23%) CCNA
7 30 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 28 (3.01%) CCNP
9 24 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (2.58%) MCSA
10 22 (2.37%) Degree
11 21 (2.26%) CCA
12 19 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 18 (1.94%) MCDST
14 16 (1.72%) CCEE
15 13 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 12 (1.29%) PMI Certification
17 9 (0.97%) CCEA
17 9 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.46%) SLA
2 16 (1.72%) QA
3 10 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) COSO
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 477 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 273 (29.39%) XenApp
3 204 (21.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 160 (17.22%) XenDesktop
5 99 (10.66%) Microsoft App-V
6 76 (8.18%) Hyper-V
7 55 (5.92%) vSphere
8 46 (4.95%) XenServer
9 31 (3.34%) VMware ESX
10 18 (1.94%) Terminal Server
11 17 (1.83%) Terminal Services
11 17 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 13 (1.40%) BitLocker
13 13 (1.40%) vCloud
14 10 (1.08%) Xen
15 9 (0.97%) MetaFrame
16 8 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
17 7 (0.75%) ISA Server
18 6 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 206 (22.17%) SCCM
2 51 (5.49%) SCOM
3 21 (2.26%) XenMobile
4 14 (1.51%) Backup Exec
5 13 (1.40%) WSUS
6 9 (0.97%) vMotion
6 9 (0.97%) vRealize
7 8 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.75%) AppDNA
8 7 (0.75%) HP SIM
8 7 (0.75%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.65%) EdgeSight
9 6 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.65%) QRadar
10 5 (0.54%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.54%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.54%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 4 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.43%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 420 (45.21%) VMware
2 361 (38.86%) Microsoft
3 189 (20.34%) Cisco
4 103 (11.09%) HP
5 54 (5.81%) AppSense
5 54 (5.81%) NetApp
5 54 (5.81%) Oracle
6 46 (4.95%) Juniper
7 42 (4.52%) CheckPoint
8 35 (3.77%) Lotus
9 32 (3.44%) Dell
10 31 (3.34%) Bloomberg
10 31 (3.34%) EMC
11 26 (2.80%) F5
11 26 (2.80%) Reuters
12 25 (2.69%) IBM
13 23 (2.48%) Apple
13 23 (2.48%) Intel Security
14 21 (2.26%) Altiris
15 20 (2.15%) Remedy
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London
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