The table below looks at the statistics for Citrix Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Certification over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certification
Rank 550 554 464
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -90
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 78 60 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.58% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 62
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£386 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.95% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £244 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £94.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +277.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10820 10399 9085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.00% 19.00% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6473 5837 4876
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 518 455 501
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix Certification within the UK.

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Citrix Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification within the UK.

Citrix Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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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
England +4 72 £388 +12.31% 25
London -13 41 £440 +16.55% 6
North West -6 14 £281 +13.63% 7
East of England - 8 £250 - 2
Manchester -4 7 £238 +21.79% 1
South East -24 7 - -
City of London -24 6 £374 +15.00% 2
Scotland 0 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Lancashire +12 3 £350 +16.66%
Merseyside - 3 - - 2
Liverpool - 3 - - 2
Glasgow - 3 - -
Berkshire -4 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £250 -
Essex - 2 - -
Blackpool - 2 £363 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £325 -
South West -1 1 - - 4
West Midlands - 1 £400 - 4
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 £400 - 3
Norfolk - 1 £250 -
Suffolk - 1 £250 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - - 2

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification.

1 123 (91.79%) Citrix
2 86 (64.18%) Windows
3 84 (62.69%) Microsoft
3 84 (62.69%) XenApp
4 82 (61.19%) VMware
4 82 (61.19%) CCA
5 76 (56.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 58 (43.28%) ITIL
7 57 (42.54%) Active Directory
8 56 (41.79%) MCSE
9 55 (41.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 45 (33.58%) XenDesktop
11 41 (30.60%) NetScaler
12 36 (26.87%) CCEE
13 34 (25.37%) SAN
14 33 (24.63%) Cisco Certification
15 32 (23.88%) MS Excel
16 31 (23.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 31 (23.13%) Finance
17 30 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
18 28 (20.90%) SCCM
18 28 (20.90%) Microsoft App-V
19 26 (19.40%) AppSense
19 26 (19.40%) Data Centre
20 25 (18.66%) Windows Server 2012
20 25 (18.66%) Migration
20 25 (18.66%) vSphere
20 25 (18.66%) MCP
21 24 (17.91%) Cisco
22 22 (16.42%) CCEA

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Citrix Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.21%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.22%) IIS
4 5 (3.73%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.24%) TPMS
6 3 (2.24%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (2.24%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.49%) Lync
7 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.45%) MS Office
3 5 (3.73%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.75%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.22%) Office 365
4 4 (2.99%) SaaS
4 4 (2.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (30.60%) NetScaler
2 34 (25.37%) SAN
3 21 (15.67%) VLAN
4 20 (14.93%) WAN
5 18 (13.43%) DHCP
5 18 (13.43%) DNS
6 17 (12.69%) LAN
7 13 (9.70%) VPN
8 11 (8.21%) TCP/IP
9 10 (7.46%) Firewall
10 7 (5.22%) Network Security
11 5 (3.73%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (3.73%) SNMP
11 5 (3.73%) SMTP
11 5 (3.73%) MPLS
11 5 (3.73%) SSL
12 4 (2.99%) Software-Defined Networking
13 3 (2.24%) iSCSI
13 3 (2.24%) VoIP
13 3 (2.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) Big Data
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Fiddler
2 2 (1.49%) MSI
General
1 31 (23.13%) Finance
2 14 (10.45%) Banking
3 4 (2.99%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Local Government
5 2 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (28.36%) Citrix Engineer
2 20 (14.93%) Consultant
3 13 (9.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (9.70%) Administrator
3 13 (9.70%) Citrix Consultant
4 12 (8.96%) Analyst
5 9 (6.72%) Architect
5 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.48%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Desktop Support
7 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (4.48%) Desktop Administrator
8 5 (3.73%) Citrix Support
8 5 (3.73%) Senior Architect
8 5 (3.73%) Citrix Specialist
8 5 (3.73%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (3.73%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) Application Packaging
2 5 (3.73%) Web Services
3 1 (0.75%) Flash
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) Data Centre
2 15 (11.19%) Thin Client
2 15 (11.19%) Fat Client
3 14 (10.45%) PKI
4 13 (9.70%) Performance Metrics
5 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.97%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.73%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.73%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.99%) Clustering
9 3 (2.24%) NHS
10 2 (1.49%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.49%) iPhone
10 2 (1.49%) iPad
11 1 (0.75%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.75%) Life Science
11 1 (0.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (64.18%) Windows
2 30 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (18.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (11.19%) Windows 7
5 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.72%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.48%) Linux
8 5 (3.73%) UNIX
8 5 (3.73%) Solaris
9 4 (2.99%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.24%) AIX
10 3 (2.24%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.28%) ITIL
2 25 (18.66%) Migration
3 14 (10.45%) Project Management
4 8 (5.97%) Incident Management
4 8 (5.97%) Load Balancing
4 8 (5.97%) Problem Management
5 7 (5.22%) Service Management
6 6 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.73%) Process Management
7 5 (3.73%) E-Discovery
7 5 (3.73%) Data Architecture
7 5 (3.73%) Data Analytics
7 5 (3.73%) Analytics
7 5 (3.73%) TOGAF
8 4 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (2.99%) Load Testing
8 4 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.99%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.99%) BCP
9 3 (2.24%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.42%) PowerShell
2 21 (15.67%) SQL
3 4 (2.99%) VBScript
4 2 (1.49%) Java
4 2 (1.49%) Python
5 1 (0.75%) C#
5 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (61.19%) CCA
2 76 (56.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (41.79%) MCSE
4 36 (26.87%) CCEE
5 33 (24.63%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (23.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 25 (18.66%) MCP
8 22 (16.42%) CCEA
9 21 (15.67%) CCNA
10 18 (13.43%) CCIA
11 17 (12.69%) MCITP
11 17 (12.69%) MCSA
12 14 (10.45%) CCAA
13 11 (8.21%) MCTS
13 11 (8.21%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (5.97%) Security Cleared
14 8 (5.97%) VCAP
15 7 (5.22%) CCNP
16 6 (4.48%) SC Cleared
16 6 (4.48%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.22%) SLA
3 4 (2.99%) QA
3 4 (2.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 84 (62.69%) XenApp
2 57 (42.54%) Active Directory
3 55 (41.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (33.58%) XenDesktop
5 28 (20.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 25 (18.66%) vSphere
7 18 (13.43%) Hyper-V
8 11 (8.21%) XenServer
9 8 (5.97%) Terminal Services
9 8 (5.97%) vCloud
10 7 (5.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (4.48%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (3.73%) MetaFrame
12 5 (3.73%) Terminal Server
13 4 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (2.24%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.75%) Xen
15 1 (0.75%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (20.90%) SCCM
2 16 (11.94%) SCOM
3 9 (6.72%) Backup Exec
4 8 (5.97%) XenMobile
5 3 (2.24%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.49%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 123 (91.79%) Citrix
2 84 (62.69%) Microsoft
3 82 (61.19%) VMware
4 26 (19.40%) AppSense
5 24 (17.91%) Cisco
6 15 (11.19%) HP
7 12 (8.96%) IBM
7 12 (8.96%) NetApp
7 12 (8.96%) Symantec
8 11 (8.21%) McAfee
8 11 (8.21%) Sophos
8 11 (8.21%) Wyse
9 9 (6.72%) Dell
10 8 (5.97%) Remedy
11 7 (5.22%) Apple
11 7 (5.22%) CheckPoint
11 7 (5.22%) Juniper
12 6 (4.48%) CommVault
12 6 (4.48%) Brocade
12 6 (4.48%) 3PAR
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