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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certification
Rank 525 484 447
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -37
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 52 74 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.81% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 43
Average daily rate
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£388 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £489 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £312
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +18.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 12
Average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £18.63 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £23.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £15.25 -
% change year-on-year
+90.16% -

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
10260 9121 8068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.19% 18.73% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5965 4949 4256
Average daily rate £396 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 427 562
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 27 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Citrix Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 January 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 -39 48 £375 +1.35% 53
London -25 21 £425 +17.24% 14
North West -11 8 £351 -5.27% 8
Manchester +1 7 £351 - 8
City of London +17 5 £425 +28.30% 6
West Midlands -3 5 £400 +8.10% 4
South West -16 5 £325 +102.81% 6
Gloucestershire - 4 £325 - 1
Yorkshire -2 3 £375 +1.35% 3
South Yorkshire +2 2 - -
Birmingham -2 2 £400 +3.89% 3
East of England -6 2 - - 2
Huntingdon - 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Cheshire +6 1 - -
South East -26 1 - - 13
Midlands - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Barnsley - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Hampshire - - - - 5
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 102 (91.89%) Citrix
2 86 (77.48%) Windows
3 80 (72.07%) CCA
4 69 (62.16%) XenApp
5 62 (55.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 62 (55.86%) Microsoft
5 62 (55.86%) VMware
6 56 (50.45%) Active Directory
7 47 (42.34%) MCSE
8 45 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (39.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 35 (31.53%) XenDesktop
12 34 (30.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 33 (29.73%) MS Exchange
13 33 (29.73%) CCEA
14 32 (28.83%) DNS
15 29 (26.13%) MCITP
15 29 (26.13%) vSphere
16 28 (25.23%) DHCP
17 24 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
17 24 (21.62%) NetScaler
17 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (20.72%) HP
19 22 (19.82%) ITIL
19 22 (19.82%) CCEE
20 20 (18.02%) SCCM
21 19 (17.12%) Finance
21 19 (17.12%) MCP
22 18 (16.22%) MS Office

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 33 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 24 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.60%) IIS
8 3 (2.70%) Lync
9 1 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (16.22%) MS Office
1 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (28.83%) DNS
2 28 (25.23%) DHCP
3 24 (21.62%) NetScaler
4 17 (15.32%) TCP/IP
4 17 (15.32%) SAN
5 12 (10.81%) Firewall
6 6 (5.41%) LAN
6 6 (5.41%) WAN
7 5 (4.50%) Network Security
8 4 (3.60%) VLAN
8 4 (3.60%) Junos
9 3 (2.70%) MPLS
9 3 (2.70%) Internet
9 3 (2.70%) SMTP
9 3 (2.70%) SNMP
9 3 (2.70%) VPN
10 2 (1.80%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Big Data
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.90%) DB2
3 1 (0.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MSI
2 1 (0.90%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (17.12%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Legal
3 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.80%) Publishing
4 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) German Language
5 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (31.53%) Citrix Engineer
2 20 (18.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Architect
8 6 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Administrator
9 4 (3.60%) Consultant
9 4 (3.60%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Project Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Linux Support Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.90%) .NET
2 1 (0.90%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Fat Client
1 12 (10.81%) Thin Client
2 5 (4.50%) Clustering
3 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.80%) Replication
3 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.90%) PKI
4 1 (0.90%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (77.48%) Windows
2 45 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (15.32%) Windows 7
6 11 (9.91%) Linux
7 9 (8.11%) UNIX
8 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.80%) AIX
9 2 (1.80%) Solaris
9 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) ITIL
2 18 (16.22%) Migration
3 7 (6.31%) Time Management
4 5 (4.50%) Load Testing
4 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (2.70%) Software Deployment
6 3 (2.70%) Change Control
6 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.80%) Change Management
7 2 (1.80%) Service Management
7 2 (1.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.80%) Risk Management
7 2 (1.80%) Project Management
7 2 (1.80%) Load Balancing
7 2 (1.80%) Performance Management
7 2 (1.80%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.80%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.32%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.71%) SQL
3 10 (9.01%) VB
4 8 (7.21%) VBScript
5 7 (6.31%) C
6 6 (5.41%) Perl
6 6 (5.41%) Korn
6 6 (5.41%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 80 (72.07%) CCA
2 62 (55.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (42.34%) MCSE
4 34 (30.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 33 (29.73%) CCEA
6 29 (26.13%) MCITP
7 22 (19.82%) CCEE
8 19 (17.12%) MCP
9 15 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (12.61%) CCIA
11 13 (11.71%) CCNA
11 13 (11.71%) CCAA
11 13 (11.71%) MCTS
12 12 (10.81%) MCSA
13 11 (9.91%) CCNP
14 9 (8.11%) VCP5
14 9 (8.11%) HNC
15 8 (7.21%) Degree
15 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
16 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (62.16%) XenApp
2 56 (50.45%) Active Directory
3 44 (39.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (31.53%) XenDesktop
5 29 (26.13%) vSphere
6 18 (16.22%) XenServer
7 17 (15.32%) Hyper-V
8 14 (12.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (8.11%) Terminal Services
10 6 (5.41%) NFS
11 5 (4.50%) Xen
11 5 (4.50%) VMware ESX
12 2 (1.80%) Sendmail
12 2 (1.80%) UAG
12 2 (1.80%) vCloud
13 1 (0.90%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.90%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 20 (18.02%) SCCM
2 9 (8.11%) SCOM
3 7 (6.31%) EdgeSight
4 6 (5.41%) Nagios
4 6 (5.41%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.60%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.90%) WSUS
6 1 (0.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 102 (91.89%) Citrix
2 62 (55.86%) Microsoft
2 62 (55.86%) VMware
3 23 (20.72%) HP
4 18 (16.22%) Cisco
5 10 (9.01%) EMC
5 10 (9.01%) Altiris
6 9 (8.11%) AppSense
7 6 (5.41%) NetApp
7 6 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.41%) Isilon
8 5 (4.50%) ProCurve
9 3 (2.70%) Sophos
9 3 (2.70%) Veritas
9 3 (2.70%) BMC
9 3 (2.70%) IBM
10 2 (1.80%) Dell
10 2 (1.80%) Oracle
10 2 (1.80%) Wyse
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