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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Presentation Server
Rank 592 552 550
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 38 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.099% 0.081%
As % of the System Software category 0.66% 1.03% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 19
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£400 £290 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £380 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £288 £263
% change year-on-year
+33.04% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
5745 5457 5215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.69% 9.65% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3260 3062 2699
Average daily rate £363 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 638 599
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.98% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.18 £31.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 2 September 2015.

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 21 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 2 September 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 -21 35 £400 +39.13% 6
London -4 25 £438 +29.62% 2
City of London +12 10 £350 +48.93% 1
East of England - 4 £350 - 2
Leeds -25 3 £400 +77.77% 1
West Yorkshire -27 3 £400 +77.77% 1
Yorkshire -27 3 £400 +77.77% 1
Scotland -6 2 £370 +13.84%
Edinburgh -10 2 £370 +13.84%
South East -29 2 £175 -39.65%
Bedfordshire - 2 £213 -
Hampshire +5 1 - -
West Midlands 0 1 £390 +54.45% 1
Surrey -8 1 £175 -
West Sussex - 1 £175 -
Warwickshire - 1 £390 -
Bedford - 1 £125 -
Luton - 1 £300 -
Cambridge - 1 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £400 -
Essex - 1 £400 -

Citrix Presentation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 70 (100.00%) Citrix
2 63 (90.00%) Windows
3 52 (74.29%) Active Directory
3 52 (74.29%) XenApp
4 47 (67.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
7 32 (45.71%) VMware
8 26 (37.14%) Windows 7
9 25 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (35.71%) LAN
10 24 (34.29%) WAN
11 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
12 20 (28.57%) SAN
12 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (27.14%) MS Office
14 17 (24.29%) ITIL
15 16 (22.86%) VPN
15 16 (22.86%) AppSense
16 15 (21.43%) Blackberry
17 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 14 (20.00%) MetaFrame
17 14 (20.00%) Cisco
18 12 (17.14%) Microsoft App-V
18 12 (17.14%) Windows XP
19 11 (15.71%) Thin Client
19 11 (15.71%) SCCM
19 11 (15.71%) Fat Client
19 11 (15.71%) Android
20 10 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Citrix Presentation Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.14%) Lync
4 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.29%) IIS
6 3 (4.29%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.29%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.43%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Office
2 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) Acrobat
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) LAN
2 24 (34.29%) WAN
3 20 (28.57%) SAN
4 16 (22.86%) VPN
5 8 (11.43%) DNS
5 8 (11.43%) Firewall
5 8 (11.43%) NetScaler
6 7 (10.00%) BIG-IP
6 7 (10.00%) MPLS
7 6 (8.57%) DHCP
8 5 (7.14%) DSL
9 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.29%) SSL
11 2 (2.86%) HTTP
11 2 (2.86%) Internet
12 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.43%) NAS
12 1 (1.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MSI
1 2 (2.86%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.43%) InstallShield
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Back Office
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Publishing
5 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (14.29%) Citrix Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Support Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 7 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) IT Support
8 4 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.29%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.86%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 11 (15.71%) Fat Client
2 11 (15.71%) Thin Client
3 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.86%) User Experience
6 2 (2.86%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.86%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.43%) Clustering
7 1 (1.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (90.00%) Windows
2 47 (67.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (37.14%) Windows 7
5 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (17.14%) Windows XP
7 11 (15.71%) Android
8 8 (11.43%) Apple iOS
9 7 (10.00%) UNIX
9 7 (10.00%) Mac OS X
9 7 (10.00%) Linux
10 4 (5.71%) Solaris
11 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000
11 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) ITIL
2 9 (12.86%) BCP
2 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (12.86%) Business Continuity
2 9 (12.86%) Problem Management
2 9 (12.86%) Performance Management
2 9 (12.86%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (10.00%) ITSM
3 7 (10.00%) Migration
3 7 (10.00%) Service Management
4 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.29%) Change Management
6 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.86%) Data Modelling
6 2 (2.86%) Data Architecture
6 2 (2.86%) Time Management
6 2 (2.86%) Software Distribution
6 2 (2.86%) Software Delivery
6 2 (2.86%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.43%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.00%) SQL
3 5 (7.14%) VBScript
4 4 (5.71%) C
5 2 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.57%) MCSE
2 6 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.14%) CCA
4 4 (5.71%) CCIE
4 4 (5.71%) CCEE
4 4 (5.71%) CCAA
4 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) MOS
5 2 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (1.43%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) QA
2 7 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (74.29%) Active Directory
1 52 (74.29%) XenApp
2 25 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (20.00%) MetaFrame
4 12 (17.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 9 (12.86%) Xen
7 8 (11.43%) VMware ESX
7 8 (11.43%) vSphere
8 7 (10.00%) NLBS
9 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
10 5 (7.14%) XenServer
10 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (2.86%) Terminal Server
12 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
13 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
13 1 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) SCCM
2 8 (11.43%) WSUS
3 7 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 7 (10.00%) EdgeSight
4 5 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (2.86%) ARCserve
6 2 (2.86%) WMI
6 2 (2.86%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.86%) Unicenter
6 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (2.86%) SCOM
6 2 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.86%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.43%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Citrix
2 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
3 32 (45.71%) VMware
4 16 (22.86%) AppSense
5 14 (20.00%) Cisco
6 9 (12.86%) HP
7 7 (10.00%) NetApp
7 7 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (10.00%) Symantec
8 5 (7.14%) Lotus
8 5 (7.14%) EMC
8 5 (7.14%) IBM
9 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.29%) JD Edwards
10 3 (4.29%) Adobe
10 3 (4.29%) Juniper
10 3 (4.29%) Fujitsu
10 3 (4.29%) Wyse
10 3 (4.29%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.86%) Splunk