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 30 May 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certification
Rank 606 558 539
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -19
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 38 65 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.61% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 55
Median daily rate £425 £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £204 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £250 £388
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -40.47%

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
11571 10671 10727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.56% 19.37% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7152 6129 6238
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 545 552
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.70 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Citrix Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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
England -20 35 £425 +47.82% 17
London -18 12 £425 +13.33% 3
South East -9 9 £268 +7.00% 5
Reading -7 4 £235 -
Berkshire -8 4 £235 -
North West -24 4 £438 +75.00% 2
Knutsford - 4 £438 -
Cheshire - 4 £438 - 1
Scotland -14 3 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £500 - 2
North East - 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - -
City of London +39 2 £388 +10.71% 1
East of England +6 2 £425 +70.00%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Fareham - 2 £375 -
Derbyshire - 2 £500 -
Hampshire - 2 £375 - 2
Buckinghamshire +8 1 - -
Glasgow +7 1 - -
Yorkshire +5 1 £290 -17.14% 3
High Wycombe +5 1 - -
Leeds -2 1 £290 -17.14% 2
West Yorkshire -2 1 £290 -17.14% 3
Surrey -8 1 £475 +90.00%
Kent - 1 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Hammersmith - 1 £350 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 2

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Citrix Certification.

1 64 (100.00%) Citrix
2 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 36 (56.25%) CCA
4 35 (54.69%) Windows
5 30 (46.88%) XenApp
6 28 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (39.06%) MS Excel
7 25 (39.06%) VMware
8 23 (35.94%) ITIL
8 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
9 18 (28.13%) Cisco
9 18 (28.13%) NetScaler
10 17 (26.56%) XenDesktop
10 17 (26.56%) Finance
11 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 13 (20.31%) MCSE
12 13 (20.31%) MCSA
12 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
12 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (17.19%) CCNA
14 10 (15.63%) CCEA
14 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (15.63%) Migration
14 10 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (15.63%) Degree
14 10 (15.63%) Data Centre
15 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (39.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.25%) PaaS
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) NetScaler
2 8 (12.50%) DHCP
2 8 (12.50%) DNS
3 7 (10.94%) Firewall
4 4 (6.25%) LAN
4 4 (6.25%) VLAN
4 4 (6.25%) WAN
5 3 (4.69%) IPsec
5 3 (4.69%) MPLS
5 3 (4.69%) Network Security
5 3 (4.69%) SAN
5 3 (4.69%) VPN
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.13%) Internet
6 2 (3.13%) Junos
6 2 (3.13%) NX-OS
6 2 (3.13%) OSPF
6 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.13%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) SpecFlow
1 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (10.94%) TestComplete
2 6 (9.38%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Gradle
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Architect
2 9 (14.06%) Consultant
3 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (10.94%) Citrix Specialist
4 6 (9.38%) Citrix Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Citrix Support
6 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.69%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (4.69%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Technician
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) YAML
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.81%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.69%) Derivative
3 3 (4.69%) Equities
3 3 (4.69%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.13%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (54.69%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.25%) Linux
8 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.13%) Android
9 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.63%) Migration
3 8 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 8 (12.50%) Service Management
4 7 (10.94%) Code Coverage
4 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.94%) TDD
4 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 5 (7.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.69%) ITSM
7 3 (4.69%) SIEM
7 3 (4.69%) Software Delivery
7 3 (4.69%) Ticket Management
8 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.94%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.25%) VB
3 4 (6.25%) VBScript
4 2 (3.13%) Java
4 2 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (56.25%) CCA
2 28 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (20.31%) MCSA
4 13 (20.31%) MCSE
5 11 (17.19%) CCNA
6 10 (15.63%) CCEA
6 10 (15.63%) Degree
7 9 (14.06%) CCAA
7 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (12.50%) CCEE
8 8 (12.50%) CCNP
8 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
10 4 (6.25%) CCENT
10 4 (6.25%) CISSP
10 4 (6.25%) JNCIP
11 3 (4.69%) CCIE
11 3 (4.69%) MCP
11 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.69%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (46.88%) XenApp
2 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
3 17 (26.56%) XenDesktop
4 10 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (12.50%) XenServer
6 4 (6.25%) MetaFrame
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.69%) vSphere
8 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) SCOM
2 6 (9.38%) SCCM
3 3 (4.69%) AppDNA
3 3 (4.69%) EdgeSight
3 3 (4.69%) XenMobile
4 2 (3.13%) Ansible
4 2 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.56%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (1.56%) vMotion
5 1 (1.56%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.56%) WSUS
5 1 (1.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Citrix
2 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (39.06%) VMware
4 18 (28.13%) Cisco
5 7 (10.94%) NetApp
6 6 (9.38%) Symantec
7 5 (7.81%) Altiris
7 5 (7.81%) EMC
7 5 (7.81%) Oracle
7 5 (7.81%) ServiceNow
8 4 (6.25%) F5
8 4 (6.25%) HP
8 4 (6.25%) Wyse
9 3 (4.69%) AppSense
9 3 (4.69%) Huawei
10 2 (3.13%) Apple
10 2 (3.13%) IBM
11 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.56%) SAP