The table below looks at the statistics for Citrix Presentation Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Presentation Server over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Presentation Server
Rank 604 573 548
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -25
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 15 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.055% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 9
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £270 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
- -11.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5055 5023 4726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.83% 9.91% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2987 2742 2372
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 489 582 544
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Citrix Presentation Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Citrix Presentation Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix Presentation Server
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server within the UK.

Citrix Presentation Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Presentation Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Citrix Presentation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Citrix Presentation Server
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server within the UK.

Citrix Presentation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Presentation Server
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 12 £356 +11.32% 3
Bedfordshire +11 5 £125 -
East of England +1 5 £125 -65.75%
Dunstable - 4 - -
South East -2 3 £425 +53.84%
North Lanarkshire - 3 £150 -
Scotland - 3 £150 -
London -17 2 £363 +6.61% 1
East Sussex - 2 £325 -
Brighton - 2 £325 -
City of London +35 1 £363 +13.28% 1
Bedford +3 1 £125 -
North West -19 1 £245 -34.66%
Chester - 1 £245 -
Cheshire - 1 £245 -
Kent - 1 £425 -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Sussex - 1 £425 -

Citrix Presentation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Citrix Presentation Server 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 Presentation Server.

1 40 (100.00%) Citrix
2 36 (90.00%) Windows
3 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 26 (65.00%) XenApp
5 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
5 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (47.50%) VMware
6 19 (47.50%) Windows 7
7 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
8 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
9 16 (40.00%) ITIL
10 13 (32.50%) Windows XP
10 13 (32.50%) SCCM
11 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (27.50%) DNS
12 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
13 10 (25.00%) SAN
14 9 (22.50%) SQL
14 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
14 9 (22.50%) Application Packaging
14 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
16 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
16 7 (17.50%) Linux
16 7 (17.50%) DHCP
16 7 (17.50%) MetaFrame
16 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
16 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
16 7 (17.50%) Android

Citrix Presentation Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Citrix Presentation Server 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 Presentation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (15.00%) IIS
5 5 (12.50%) Lync
6 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
8 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Faxination
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) DNS
2 10 (25.00%) SAN
3 7 (17.50%) DHCP
4 5 (12.50%) LAN
4 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (7.50%) Firewall
5 3 (7.50%) MPLS
5 3 (7.50%) NAS
5 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (7.50%) VoIP
5 3 (7.50%) WAN
6 2 (5.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (5.00%) Back Office
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
1 11 (27.50%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Wintel Support
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Support
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 5 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (47.50%) Windows 7
4 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
5 13 (32.50%) Windows XP
6 7 (17.50%) Android
6 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
6 7 (17.50%) Linux
6 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
7 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000
8 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Application Packaging
3 5 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.50%) ITSM
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Document Management
5 2 (5.00%) E-Procurement
5 2 (5.00%) High Availability
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) VB
4 2 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) MCP
3 3 (7.50%) MCSE
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) CCA
5 1 (2.50%) CCAA
5 1 (2.50%) CCEA
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (65.00%) XenApp
3 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (17.50%) MetaFrame
5 6 (15.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (15.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (12.50%) vSphere
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (7.50%) XenServer
8 2 (5.00%) NLBS
8 2 (5.00%) Terminal Server
8 2 (5.00%) Xen
9 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
9 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) SCCM
2 6 (15.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (7.50%) Unicenter
5 2 (5.00%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (5.00%) HP SIM
5 2 (5.00%) SCOM
5 2 (5.00%) vMotion
5 2 (5.00%) WSUS
6 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (47.50%) VMware
4 6 (15.00%) Symantec
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) NetApp
6 3 (7.50%) arcserve
6 3 (7.50%) Avaya
6 3 (7.50%) Brocade
6 3 (7.50%) CA
6 3 (7.50%) Fujitsu
6 3 (7.50%) Lumension
7 2 (5.00%) Acronis
7 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper
8 1 (2.50%) Lotus
8 1 (2.50%) McAfee
8 1 (2.50%) Veritas