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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / London
Rank 127 123 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -48
Contract jobs citing Citrix 385 389 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.98% 1.88% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 4.56% 4.58% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 237 393
Median daily rate £375 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
- +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 37
Median hourly rate £18.85 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £9.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £26.00 £24.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +7.25%

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
8449 8486 9563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.35% 41.10% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5648 5532 6373
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 148 199
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -2 80 £388 - 27
Kingston Upon Thames -4 5 £350 -
Croydon -13 5 £350 - 1
Canary Wharf +1 4 £550 +15.78%
Bromley +4 3 £325 -40.90%
Docklands, London -2 2 £600 -
Uxbridge - 2 £288 -
Wembley +4 1 £160 -46.66%
Romford +2 1 £145 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £490 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 476 (65.38%) Windows
2 358 (49.18%) Active Directory
3 310 (42.58%) VMware
4 293 (40.25%) Microsoft
5 191 (26.24%) Windows Server
6 179 (24.59%) Finance
7 178 (24.45%) ITIL
8 176 (24.18%) Cisco
9 174 (23.90%) XenApp
10 155 (21.29%) Windows 7
11 150 (20.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 147 (20.19%) SCCM
13 140 (19.23%) MS Office
14 125 (17.17%) Firewall
15 120 (16.48%) Windows Server 2012
16 118 (16.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 110 (15.11%) MS Exchange
18 107 (14.70%) DNS
19 99 (13.60%) WAN
19 99 (13.60%) PowerShell
20 96 (13.19%) LAN
21 95 (13.05%) DHCP
22 93 (12.77%) SAN
23 85 (11.68%) SQL Server
24 84 (11.54%) MS Excel
24 84 (11.54%) XenDesktop
25 82 (11.26%) HP
25 82 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
26 78 (10.71%) Data Centre
27 77 (10.58%) TCP/IP

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
1 110 (15.11%) MS Exchange
2 62 (8.52%) Skype for Business
3 59 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (6.87%) SharePoint
5 27 (3.71%) IIS
6 26 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 24 (3.30%) IBM Notes
8 22 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (1.51%) Apache
12 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.10%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.55%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.41%) CMS
16 3 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.41%) nginx
17 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 140 (19.23%) MS Office
2 84 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.55%) Eikon
3 3 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Epicor iScala
5 1 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.14%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 66 (9.07%) Office 365
2 61 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (2.61%) IaaS
5 18 (2.47%) PaaS
6 14 (1.92%) SaaS
7 10 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (1.24%) G Suite
9 7 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.69%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.41%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.14%) Akamai
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 125 (17.17%) Firewall
2 107 (14.70%) DNS
3 99 (13.60%) WAN
4 96 (13.19%) LAN
5 95 (13.05%) DHCP
6 93 (12.77%) SAN
7 77 (10.58%) TCP/IP
8 70 (9.62%) NetScaler
9 68 (9.34%) VPN
10 53 (7.28%) Internet
11 42 (5.77%) VoIP
12 39 (5.36%) Wireless
13 35 (4.81%) Skype
14 33 (4.53%) MPLS
15 32 (4.40%) Network Security
16 23 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (2.88%) Ethernet
18 19 (2.61%) iSCSI
19 17 (2.34%) NAS
20 16 (2.20%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.51%) MySQL
3 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.27%) Big Data
7 2 (0.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (0.27%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.27%) DB2
7 2 (0.27%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (1.37%) MSI
2 5 (0.69%) JIRA
3 4 (0.55%) Toad
4 3 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 179 (24.59%) Finance
2 61 (8.38%) Banking
3 35 (4.81%) Legal
4 26 (3.57%) Law
5 24 (3.30%) Retail
6 19 (2.61%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.34%) Back Office
8 16 (2.20%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.79%) Publishing
10 11 (1.51%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.82%) Games
12 5 (0.69%) Front Office
13 4 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Marketing
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) French Language
15 1 (0.14%) Local Government
15 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 138 (18.96%) Analyst
2 100 (13.74%) Architect
3 77 (10.58%) Support Engineer
4 70 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 70 (9.62%) Support Analyst
5 66 (9.07%) Citrix Engineer
6 64 (8.79%) Desktop Support
7 49 (6.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 47 (6.46%) 3rd Line Support
9 43 (5.91%) Service Analyst
9 43 (5.91%) Service Desk Analyst
10 42 (5.77%) Network Engineer
11 39 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
11 39 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
12 38 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support
13 36 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
14 34 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
15 33 (4.53%) Consultant
16 31 (4.26%) IT Support
17 28 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.88%) Software Packaging
2 13 (1.79%) Middleware
2 13 (1.79%) Web Services
3 12 (1.65%) SAML
4 9 (1.24%) REST
5 7 (0.96%) XMPP
6 6 (0.82%) HTML
7 5 (0.69%) OpenID
8 4 (0.55%) .NET
8 4 (0.55%) OAuth
8 4 (0.55%) SOAP
8 4 (0.55%) Spring
8 4 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.41%) ELK Stack
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.27%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.27%) Apache Camel
10 2 (0.27%) jQuery
10 2 (0.27%) Memcached
10 2 (0.27%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 69 (9.48%) Blackberry
3 38 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.81%) Video Conferencing
5 30 (4.12%) Smartphone
6 29 (3.98%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.75%) Fat Client
7 20 (2.75%) Thin Client
8 17 (2.34%) Client/Server
8 17 (2.34%) iPhone
9 16 (2.20%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.92%) BYOD
10 14 (1.92%) Clustering
11 12 (1.65%) VCE vBlock
12 11 (1.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 10 (1.37%) NHS
13 10 (1.37%) PKI
13 10 (1.37%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 476 (65.38%) Windows
2 191 (26.24%) Windows Server
3 155 (21.29%) Windows 7
4 120 (16.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 118 (16.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 72 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 69 (9.48%) Linux
8 62 (8.52%) Windows 10
9 51 (7.01%) Windows 8
10 38 (5.22%) Unix
11 30 (4.12%) Apple iOS
12 24 (3.30%) Android
13 22 (3.02%) Windows XP
14 17 (2.34%) Mac OS
15 16 (2.20%) Mac OS X
15 16 (2.20%) Solaris
16 14 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 10 (1.37%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.41%) AIX
18 3 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (24.45%) ITIL
2 72 (9.89%) Migration
3 58 (7.97%) Change Management
4 44 (6.04%) Problem Management
5 38 (5.22%) Project Management
5 38 (5.22%) Service Management
6 30 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (3.98%) Load Balancing
8 28 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 27 (3.71%) Identity Management
10 26 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (3.57%) Validation
11 25 (3.43%) Time Management
12 24 (3.30%) Incident Management
12 24 (3.30%) TOGAF
13 23 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
14 20 (2.75%) High Availability
15 19 (2.61%) DevOps
15 19 (2.61%) ITIL V3
16 18 (2.47%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 99 (13.60%) PowerShell
2 53 (7.28%) SQL
3 24 (3.30%) Java
4 15 (2.06%) VB
5 13 (1.79%) Python
6 12 (1.65%) C
7 11 (1.51%) Bash Shell
7 11 (1.51%) Shell Script
8 10 (1.37%) Perl
8 10 (1.37%) VBScript
9 8 (1.10%) C#
10 6 (0.82%) PHP
11 3 (0.41%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.14%) Korn
12 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (8.38%) MCSE
3 54 (7.42%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (6.46%) Security Cleared
5 34 (4.67%) MCP
6 33 (4.53%) Degree
7 32 (4.40%) CCNA
8 25 (3.43%) DV Cleared
9 24 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (3.02%) MCDST
10 22 (3.02%) SC Cleared
11 19 (2.61%) MCSA
12 17 (2.34%) CCNP
13 15 (2.06%) ACDT
13 15 (2.06%) ACHDS
13 15 (2.06%) ACTC
13 15 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (2.06%) MCSM
13 15 (2.06%) Network+ Certification
14 13 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.67%) SLA
2 8 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.82%) QA
4 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) BS25999
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 358 (49.18%) Active Directory
2 174 (23.90%) XenApp
3 150 (20.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 84 (11.54%) XenDesktop
5 75 (10.30%) Hyper-V
6 51 (7.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 44 (6.04%) VMware ESX
8 40 (5.49%) vSphere
9 23 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
10 19 (2.61%) Virtual Desktop
11 16 (2.20%) Terminal Services
12 15 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (2.06%) XenServer
13 12 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
14 11 (1.51%) Xen
15 9 (1.24%) BitLocker
15 9 (1.24%) vCloud
16 8 (1.10%) ProxySG
17 6 (0.82%) VMware Server
18 5 (0.69%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 147 (20.19%) SCCM
2 25 (3.43%) SCOM
3 15 (2.06%) WSUS
4 12 (1.65%) AirWatch
4 12 (1.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (1.37%) NetBackup
5 10 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 9 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.96%) Nagios
7 7 (0.96%) SCOrch
8 6 (0.82%) Puppet
8 6 (0.82%) SCVMM
9 5 (0.69%) SCSM
9 5 (0.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 5 (0.69%) vMotion
9 5 (0.69%) WMI
10 4 (0.55%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.55%) OPNET
Vendors
1 310 (42.58%) VMware
2 293 (40.25%) Microsoft
3 176 (24.18%) Cisco
4 82 (11.26%) HP
5 58 (7.97%) Oracle
6 46 (6.32%) CheckPoint
7 44 (6.04%) Dell
8 43 (5.91%) Apple
9 32 (4.40%) Bloomberg
9 32 (4.40%) Symantec
10 31 (4.26%) NetApp
11 28 (3.85%) EMC
11 28 (3.85%) Palo Alto
12 25 (3.43%) Avaya
13 24 (3.30%) Lotus
14 22 (3.02%) Reuters
15 20 (2.75%) IBM
16 19 (2.61%) AppSense
17 18 (2.47%) Riverbed
18 16 (2.20%) Blue Coat
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FDM Group
Posted: 6 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago