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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certification
Rank 611 608 578
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -30
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 44 46 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.080% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 37
Median daily rate £275 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £285 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £23.50

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
11049 11166 11439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.59% 19.52% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6828 6732 6334
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 528 490
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £47.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 26 September 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 23 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 26 September 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 +12 43 £275 -26.66% 3
East of England +21 18 £275 +10.00%
London -17 13 £425 -5.55%
Essex +10 10 £300 -
Suffolk +9 7 £195 -22.00%
Basildon - 6 £275 -
City of London +15 5 £425 +0.59%
Bristol - 5 £249 -
South West - 5 £249 -
South East +17 4 £475 +66.66%
West Midlands -26 3 £510 +27.50%
Hampshire - 3 £475 -
Beccles - 3 £185 -
Staffordshire - 2 £510 -
Southampton - 2 £475 -
Stafford - 2 £510 -
Lowestoft - 1 £200 -
Canterbury - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £300 -
Portsmouth - 1 £138 -
Kent - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (83.12%) CCA
2 57 (74.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (68.83%) Microsoft
4 52 (67.53%) MCSE
5 46 (59.74%) Citrix
6 39 (50.65%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (49.35%) Cisco
8 37 (48.05%) CCNA
9 36 (46.75%) Windows
10 30 (38.96%) XenApp
11 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
12 22 (28.57%) ITIL
12 22 (28.57%) MCP
13 21 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
14 20 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (25.97%) MS Office
15 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (23.38%) XenDesktop
16 18 (23.38%) Data Analysis
16 18 (23.38%) Degree
16 18 (23.38%) VMware
17 17 (22.08%) NetScaler
17 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
18 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
18 16 (20.78%) Internet
19 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
19 14 (18.18%) LAN
19 14 (18.18%) WAN
19 14 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
19 14 (18.18%) 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 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.30%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) nginx
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (25.97%) MS Office
2 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Google Apps
2 3 (3.90%) PaaS
2 3 (3.90%) SaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.08%) NetScaler
2 16 (20.78%) Internet
3 14 (18.18%) LAN
3 14 (18.18%) WAN
4 9 (11.69%) DHCP
4 9 (11.69%) DNS
4 9 (11.69%) Firewall
5 8 (10.39%) WLAN
6 5 (6.49%) Wireless
7 4 (5.19%) VPN
8 3 (3.90%) IPsec
8 3 (3.90%) MPLS
8 3 (3.90%) Network Security
8 3 (3.90%) VLAN
9 2 (2.60%) SAN
10 1 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.90%) Gradle
1 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.90%) SpecFlow
1 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
1 3 (3.90%) TestComplete
1 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Banking
2 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
3 12 (15.58%) Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Design Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Support
7 4 (5.19%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.19%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.88%) NHS
3 9 (11.69%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.49%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.19%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.90%) CESG
6 3 (3.90%) Cloud Native
6 3 (3.90%) Clustering
7 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.30%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.30%) PKI
8 1 (1.30%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.75%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.99%) Linux
6 9 (11.69%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.19%) Android
8 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.19%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.19%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.30%) Unix
11 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) ITIL
2 21 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
3 18 (23.38%) Data Analysis
4 10 (12.99%) Problem Management
4 10 (12.99%) System Testing
5 8 (10.39%) Coaching
5 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (10.39%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 7 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.79%) Migration
8 5 (6.49%) Change Management
8 5 (6.49%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.49%) Project Management
8 5 (6.49%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (5.19%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (5.19%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.69%) SQL
3 5 (6.49%) VB
4 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.19%) Python
4 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.90%) VBScript
6 1 (1.30%) C++
6 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 64 (83.12%) CCA
2 57 (74.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (67.53%) MCSE
4 39 (50.65%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (48.05%) CCNA
6 22 (28.57%) MCP
7 18 (23.38%) Degree
8 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
9 11 (14.29%) MCSA
10 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
11 8 (10.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (7.79%) CCIE
12 6 (7.79%) CCNP
13 5 (6.49%) PMI Certification
13 5 (6.49%) PMP
14 4 (5.19%) ACMT
14 4 (5.19%) MCTS
15 3 (3.90%) CCAA
15 3 (3.90%) CISSP
15 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.60%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (38.96%) XenApp
2 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
3 18 (23.38%) XenDesktop
4 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.19%) BitLocker
6 4 (5.19%) vSphere
6 4 (5.19%) Xen
7 3 (3.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (3.90%) MetaFrame
7 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.90%) XenServer
8 2 (2.60%) Firmware
9 1 (1.30%) NDS
9 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) SCCM
2 5 (6.49%) SCOM
3 4 (5.19%) Casper Suite
3 4 (5.19%) WSUS
4 3 (3.90%) Puppet
5 2 (2.60%) vMotion
6 1 (1.30%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.30%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.30%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.30%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.30%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 53 (68.83%) Microsoft
2 46 (59.74%) Citrix
3 38 (49.35%) Cisco
4 18 (23.38%) VMware
5 7 (9.09%) Apple
6 5 (6.49%) Dell
7 4 (5.19%) HP
7 4 (5.19%) Symantec
7 4 (5.19%) Wyse
8 3 (3.90%) Altiris
8 3 (3.90%) Dell KACE
8 3 (3.90%) Google
8 3 (3.90%) Huawei
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle
8 3 (3.90%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.60%) AppSense
9 2 (2.60%) SAP
10 1 (1.30%) EMC
10 1 (1.30%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.30%) Juniper