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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certification
Rank 541 517 441
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -76
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 45 76 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.72% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 49 54
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £365 £374
% change year-on-year
-17.80% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 11
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £19.75 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £22.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+182.85% -

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
10880 10506 8545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.51% 19.41% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6204 5840 4524
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 493 529 489
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -27 44 £350 +1.44% 42
London +2 24 £400 +28.00% 13
North West -9 12 £388 - 5
Manchester -10 6 £388 - 2
City of London +16 5 £343 -5.51% 1
East of England +7 4 £250 -37.50%
Merseyside - 3 - - 1
Cumbria - 3 - - 1
Liverpool - 3 - - 1
South East -25 2 £375 +10.70% 9
Surrey -1 1 £375 +20.00%
South West -3 1 - - 8
West Yorkshire -5 1 £350 - 2
Yorkshire -11 1 £350 -12.50% 2
Leeds - 1 £350 - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 3
County Antrim - 1 - - 2
Guildford - 1 £375 -
Belfast - 1 - - 2
Cheltenham - 1 - - 3
Coventry - - - - 2
Fareham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bournemouth - - - - 2
Bracknell - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 99 (92.52%) Citrix
2 82 (76.64%) CCA
3 81 (75.70%) Windows
4 74 (69.16%) XenApp
5 69 (64.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 63 (58.88%) Microsoft
6 63 (58.88%) VMware
7 56 (52.34%) Active Directory
8 53 (49.53%) MCSE
9 48 (44.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (39.25%) XenDesktop
11 41 (38.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 37 (34.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 36 (33.64%) CCEA
13 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (28.04%) ITIL
15 28 (26.17%) MS Exchange
15 28 (26.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (25.23%) CCEE
17 26 (24.30%) DNS
18 24 (22.43%) Exchange Server 2010
18 24 (22.43%) vSphere
18 24 (22.43%) MCITP
19 23 (21.50%) DHCP
20 22 (20.56%) Cisco Certification
20 22 (20.56%) Migration
20 22 (20.56%) PowerShell
21 20 (18.69%) Finance
21 20 (18.69%) Cisco
22 19 (17.76%) SAN

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 28 (26.17%) MS Exchange
2 24 (22.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.74%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.80%) IIS
7 3 (2.80%) Lync
7 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.87%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 17 (15.89%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.30%) DNS
2 23 (21.50%) DHCP
3 19 (17.76%) SAN
3 19 (17.76%) NetScaler
4 18 (16.82%) TCP/IP
5 15 (14.02%) WAN
6 14 (13.08%) LAN
7 12 (11.21%) VPN
8 9 (8.41%) Firewall
9 7 (6.54%) VLAN
10 4 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.74%) Internet
11 3 (2.80%) SMTP
11 3 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (2.80%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (2.80%) Network Security
12 2 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.87%) Extranet
12 2 (1.87%) SNMP
12 2 (1.87%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) MS Access
3 1 (0.93%) Big Data
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Legal
3 3 (2.80%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (31.78%) Citrix Engineer
2 22 (20.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (13.08%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) Administrator
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Citrix Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Consultant
9 5 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Thin Client
1 9 (8.41%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.80%) Clustering
3 3 (2.80%) iPad
3 3 (2.80%) Hedge funds
3 3 (2.80%) iPhone
3 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Life Science
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (75.70%) Windows
2 41 (38.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (26.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (13.08%) Windows 7
6 9 (8.41%) UNIX
7 6 (5.61%) Solaris
7 6 (5.61%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.74%) Linux
8 4 (3.74%) AIX
9 3 (2.80%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.87%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.93%) Debian
11 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) ITIL
2 22 (20.56%) Migration
3 11 (10.28%) Project Management
4 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.67%) Change Management
5 5 (4.67%) Load Testing
5 5 (4.67%) Time Management
5 5 (4.67%) Problem Management
5 5 (4.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.74%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.80%) CAD
7 3 (2.80%) Change Control
8 2 (1.87%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (1.87%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (1.87%) Line Management
8 2 (1.87%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (1.87%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (1.87%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.56%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.35%) SQL
3 8 (7.48%) VBScript
4 2 (1.87%) VB
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) Perl
5 1 (0.93%) Bourne shell
5 1 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 82 (76.64%) CCA
2 69 (64.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (49.53%) MCSE
4 37 (34.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 36 (33.64%) CCEA
6 27 (25.23%) CCEE
7 24 (22.43%) MCITP
8 22 (20.56%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (17.76%) MCP
10 18 (16.82%) CCAA
11 16 (14.95%) MCSA
11 16 (14.95%) CCNA
12 15 (14.02%) CCIA
13 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
14 12 (11.21%) MCTS
15 10 (9.35%) SC Cleared
16 9 (8.41%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (8.41%) VCP5
16 9 (8.41%) Degree
17 7 (6.54%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) SLA
2 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.74%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 74 (69.16%) XenApp
2 56 (52.34%) Active Directory
3 48 (44.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (39.25%) XenDesktop
5 24 (22.43%) vSphere
6 14 (13.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 13 (12.15%) XenServer
7 13 (12.15%) Hyper-V
8 9 (8.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (7.48%) Terminal Services
10 7 (6.54%) Terminal Server
11 5 (4.67%) Xen
12 4 (3.74%) MetaFrame
13 3 (2.80%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (2.80%) vCloud
14 2 (1.87%) Sendmail
14 2 (1.87%) UAG
15 1 (0.93%) NFS
15 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) SCCM
2 6 (5.61%) SCOM
3 4 (3.74%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.87%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.87%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.93%) Nagios
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (92.52%) Citrix
2 63 (58.88%) Microsoft
2 63 (58.88%) VMware
3 20 (18.69%) Cisco
4 17 (15.89%) HP
5 14 (13.08%) AppSense
6 9 (8.41%) Altiris
7 8 (7.48%) Wyse
8 6 (5.61%) Sophos
9 5 (4.67%) EMC
9 5 (4.67%) Remedy
9 5 (4.67%) ProCurve
10 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.74%) IBM
11 3 (2.80%) Adobe
11 3 (2.80%) Veritas
11 3 (2.80%) BMC
11 3 (2.80%) Mapinfo
11 3 (2.80%) Google
11 3 (2.80%) MobileIron
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