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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certification
Rank 526 495 444
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -51
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 50 71 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.72% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 43
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £312
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +18.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 12
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.30 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £24.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+124.28% -

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
11306 9847 8223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.55% 19.59% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6538 5305 4364
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 512 465 493
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.66 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.93% -32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 February 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 February 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 February 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 -32 46 £375 +1.35% 42
London -18 25 £438 +45.83% 13
City of London +16 6 £375 +3.44% 6
North West -14 6 £388 +4.72% 8
West Midlands -4 4 £400 +8.10% 4
East of England -2 3 £104 -78.10% 2
South East -30 3 £375 +1.35% 8
Cumbria - 3 - - 2
South Yorkshire -1 2 - -
Manchester -10 2 £388 - 4
Yorkshire -14 2 - - 1
East Sussex 0 1 £375 +1.35% 2
Surrey -1 1 £375 +25.00% 1
Birmingham -3 1 £400 +3.89% 2
Liverpool -11 1 - - 1
Merseyside -14 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £375 -
Halesowen - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Jersey - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Barnsley - - - -
Luton - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Brighton - - - - 2
Cheltenham - - - - 1

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 104 (93.69%) Citrix
2 84 (75.68%) Windows
3 80 (72.07%) CCA
4 75 (67.57%) XenApp
5 67 (60.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 67 (60.36%) Microsoft
6 63 (56.76%) VMware
7 57 (51.35%) Active Directory
8 52 (46.85%) MCSE
9 46 (41.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (37.84%) XenDesktop
11 39 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (32.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 34 (30.63%) MS Exchange
14 33 (29.73%) CCEA
15 30 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
16 29 (26.13%) MCITP
16 29 (26.13%) Windows Server 2003
17 27 (24.32%) DNS
18 26 (23.42%) CCEE
19 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (22.52%) vSphere
20 24 (21.62%) DHCP
20 24 (21.62%) ITIL
21 21 (18.92%) Cisco
21 21 (18.92%) NetScaler
22 20 (18.02%) Finance
23 19 (17.12%) Migration
23 19 (17.12%) MCP
23 19 (17.12%) MS Office

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (30.63%) MS Exchange
2 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.60%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (3.60%) IIS
8 3 (2.70%) Lync
9 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (17.12%) MS Office
2 16 (14.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.32%) DNS
2 24 (21.62%) DHCP
3 21 (18.92%) NetScaler
4 18 (16.22%) TCP/IP
4 18 (16.22%) SAN
5 12 (10.81%) Firewall
6 10 (9.01%) WAN
7 9 (8.11%) LAN
8 8 (7.21%) VPN
9 6 (5.41%) VLAN
10 5 (4.50%) Internet
11 4 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.70%) Junos
12 3 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (2.70%) Network Security
12 3 (2.70%) SNMP
12 3 (2.70%) MPLS
12 3 (2.70%) SMTP
13 2 (1.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Big Data
3 1 (0.90%) DB2
3 1 (0.90%) MS Access
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.90%) MSI
General
1 20 (18.02%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Legal
3 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) German Language
5 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (31.53%) Citrix Engineer
2 21 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) Support Engineer
4 11 (9.91%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Architect
7 7 (6.31%) Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 6 (5.41%) Consultant
8 6 (5.41%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Administrator
10 4 (3.60%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.70%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Thin Client
1 9 (8.11%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.50%) Clustering
3 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.70%) iPhone
3 3 (2.70%) iPad
3 3 (2.70%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) PKI
5 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (75.68%) Windows
2 39 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (26.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 8 (7.21%) UNIX
7 7 (6.31%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.50%) AIX
8 5 (4.50%) Solaris
9 4 (3.60%) Linux
9 4 (3.60%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) ITIL
2 19 (17.12%) Migration
3 7 (6.31%) Project Management
4 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.50%) Change Management
5 5 (4.50%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.50%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.60%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (3.60%) Time Management
6 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.70%) CAD
7 3 (2.70%) Load Testing
7 3 (2.70%) Change Control
8 2 (1.80%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.80%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (1.80%) Network Management
8 2 (1.80%) Line Management
8 2 (1.80%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (1.80%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.91%) SQL
3 6 (5.41%) VBScript
4 3 (2.70%) VB
5 2 (1.80%) Korn
5 2 (1.80%) Bourne shell
5 2 (1.80%) C
5 2 (1.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 80 (72.07%) CCA
2 67 (60.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (46.85%) MCSE
4 36 (32.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 33 (29.73%) CCEA
6 29 (26.13%) MCITP
7 26 (23.42%) CCEE
8 19 (17.12%) MCP
9 18 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (14.41%) CCNA
10 16 (14.41%) MCSA
11 15 (13.51%) CCIA
12 14 (12.61%) Security Cleared
13 13 (11.71%) CCAA
13 13 (11.71%) MCTS
14 10 (9.01%) CCNP
14 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
15 9 (8.11%) VCP5
16 8 (7.21%) Degree
17 5 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 75 (67.57%) XenApp
2 57 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 46 (41.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (37.84%) XenDesktop
5 25 (22.52%) vSphere
6 17 (15.32%) XenServer
7 15 (13.51%) Hyper-V
8 13 (11.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (9.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (5.41%) Terminal Services
11 5 (4.50%) Xen
11 5 (4.50%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.80%) NFS
12 2 (1.80%) Sendmail
12 2 (1.80%) UAG
12 2 (1.80%) vCloud
13 1 (0.90%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (17.12%) SCCM
2 8 (7.21%) SCOM
3 4 (3.60%) HP SIM
4 3 (2.70%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.80%) Nagios
5 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.90%) WSUS
6 1 (0.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 104 (93.69%) Citrix
2 67 (60.36%) Microsoft
3 63 (56.76%) VMware
4 21 (18.92%) Cisco
5 18 (16.22%) HP
6 10 (9.01%) Altiris
7 9 (8.11%) AppSense
8 6 (5.41%) Sophos
8 6 (5.41%) Wyse
8 6 (5.41%) EMC
8 6 (5.41%) IBM
9 5 (4.50%) Remedy
9 5 (4.50%) ProCurve
10 3 (2.70%) MobileIron
10 3 (2.70%) Google
10 3 (2.70%) Adobe
10 3 (2.70%) BMC
10 3 (2.70%) NetApp
10 3 (2.70%) Veritas
10 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
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