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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Presentation Server over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Presentation Server
Rank 633 610 547
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -63
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 28 32 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.42% 0.53% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 42
Median daily rate £388 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £425 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £175 £290
% change year-on-year
+135.71% -39.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £79.00

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
6626 6030 5519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 10.59% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4135 3415 2981
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 609 662
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

Citrix Presentation Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 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 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -15 20 £375 +19.04%
London -14 12 £294 -8.20%
City of London +40 5 £293 -8.59%
North West - 5 £338 -
Belfast - 4 - -
Manchester - 4 £350 -
Scotland - 4 £425 -
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
County Antrim - 4 - -
Hounslow - 3 £415 -
Edinburgh - 3 £425 -
South East +2 2 £434 +148.00%
East of England +14 1 £375 +134.37%
Surrey -3 1 £434 +148.00%
West Sussex -5 1 £434 +148.00%
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £430 -
Kent - 1 £434 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £430 -
Chester - 1 £190 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £375 -
Cheshire - 1 £190 -
Motherwell - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -

Citrix Presentation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 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 Presentation Server.

1 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 45 (80.36%) Windows
3 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 37 (66.07%) VMware
5 33 (58.93%) XenApp
6 32 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 24 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (37.50%) Data Centre
10 20 (35.71%) MCSE
10 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (33.93%) VMware ESXi
12 18 (32.14%) DNS
13 17 (30.36%) Migration
14 16 (28.57%) HP
14 16 (28.57%) XenDesktop
15 15 (26.79%) Application Packaging
16 14 (25.00%) ITIL
16 14 (25.00%) Symantec
16 14 (25.00%) Project Management
16 14 (25.00%) Backup Exec
17 13 (23.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (23.21%) Finance
17 13 (23.21%) SharePoint
17 13 (23.21%) SCOM
17 13 (23.21%) NetScaler
18 12 (21.43%) Skype for Business

Citrix Presentation Server
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 13 (23.21%) SharePoint
2 12 (21.43%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.93%) IBM Domino
3 5 (8.93%) IBM Notes
3 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Project
3 5 (8.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) IaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) PaaS
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) DNS
2 13 (23.21%) NetScaler
3 12 (21.43%) SAN
4 8 (14.29%) Extranet
4 8 (14.29%) Firewall
4 8 (14.29%) Network Security
5 6 (10.71%) DHCP
6 5 (8.93%) iSCSI
6 5 (8.93%) LAN
6 5 (8.93%) WAN
7 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Publishing
4 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Local Government
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Consultant
4 9 (16.07%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Citrix Specialist
5 8 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Citrix Support
6 7 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Service Analyst
7 6 (10.71%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Citrix Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Citrix Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Storage Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (10.71%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.93%) EqualLogic
3 5 (8.93%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Life Science
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 32 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.29%) Windows Phone
7 6 (10.71%) Windows 2000
8 5 (8.93%) VMS
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Migration
2 15 (26.79%) Application Packaging
3 14 (25.00%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) Project Management
4 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
5 9 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (16.07%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 8 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 8 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (14.29%) Software Deployment
7 6 (10.71%) Software Delivery
8 4 (7.14%) IT Governance
8 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.79%) Identity Access Management
9 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.79%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 8 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) VBScript
3 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) MCSE
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (8.93%) Degree
4 4 (7.14%) CCA
4 4 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (7.14%) MCP
5 3 (5.36%) HND
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 33 (58.93%) XenApp
3 24 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (33.93%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (28.57%) XenDesktop
6 12 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (14.29%) UAG
8 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
8 7 (12.50%) MetaFrame
8 7 (12.50%) XenServer
9 5 (8.93%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
11 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (5.36%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (5.36%) vSphere
12 2 (3.57%) Xen
13 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
13 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 13 (23.21%) SCOM
3 8 (14.29%) IBM BigFix
3 8 (14.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (7.14%) SCCM
6 2 (3.57%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.79%) Simpana
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 37 (66.07%) VMware
3 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 16 (28.57%) HP
5 14 (25.00%) Symantec
6 11 (19.64%) IBM
7 10 (17.86%) AppSense
8 8 (14.29%) Dell
9 7 (12.50%) Altiris
9 7 (12.50%) CommVault
10 6 (10.71%) NetApp
10 6 (10.71%) Wyse
11 5 (8.93%) Lotus
12 4 (7.14%) 3PAR
12 4 (7.14%) EMC
13 2 (3.57%) Civica
13 2 (3.57%) Intel Security
13 2 (3.57%) Juniper
14 1 (1.79%) arcserve
14 1 (1.79%) Remedy