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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Presentation Server
Rank 634 620 600
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 30 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.048% 0.040%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 16
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £166 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £350 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -53.14%

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
6406 5681 5431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.46% 10.01% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3924 3132 2804
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 682 625
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.87 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.18 £35.00 £34.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

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 1 May 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 20 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 1 May 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 +3 29 £350 +5.26% 5
London -13 13 £376 +17.57% 2
City of London +48 6 £338 +7.14% 1
North West -11 6 £338 -3.57%
East of England +15 5 £125 -
Manchester -9 5 £338 -3.57%
South East -11 5 £430 +43.33% 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £125 -
Bedford - 5 £125 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £430 -
Hounslow - 3 £415 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £430 -
West Sussex - 2 £423 -
Kent - 1 £434 -
Surrey - 1 £434 -
Crawley - 1 £413 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Bridgend - 1 £400 - 1
South Wales - 1 £400 - 1
Wales - 1 £400 - 1

Citrix Presentation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 44 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (86.36%) Windows
3 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 31 (70.45%) VMware
5 29 (65.91%) Windows Server
6 25 (56.82%) XenApp
7 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (43.18%) DNS
11 17 (38.64%) ITIL
11 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
13 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
13 14 (31.82%) Symantec
13 14 (31.82%) Backup Exec
14 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (27.27%) SharePoint
14 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (27.27%) Skype for Business
15 11 (25.00%) XenDesktop
15 11 (25.00%) Application Packaging
15 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
15 11 (25.00%) MCSE
15 11 (25.00%) HP
15 11 (25.00%) SAN
15 11 (25.00%) Migration
16 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
16 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (20.45%) Office 365

Citrix Presentation Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 12 (27.27%) Skype for Business
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.36%) IBM Domino
4 5 (11.36%) IBM Notes
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
3 4 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) IaaS
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) DNS
2 11 (25.00%) SAN
3 8 (18.18%) DHCP
4 5 (11.36%) NetScaler
5 4 (9.09%) Extranet
5 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 4 (9.09%) LAN
5 4 (9.09%) Network Security
5 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.09%) VPN
5 4 (9.09%) WAN
6 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.82%) VoIP
7 2 (4.55%) NAS
7 2 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Server Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Citrix Specialist
5 6 (13.64%) Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Service Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (9.09%) Citrix Support
7 4 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Wintel Support
7 4 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.82%) EqualLogic
4 3 (6.82%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) Life Science
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (86.36%) Windows
2 29 (65.91%) Windows Server
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Phone
7 3 (6.82%) VMS
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 11 (25.00%) Migration
3 9 (20.45%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.36%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 4 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (9.09%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.55%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) Document Management
6 2 (4.55%) High Availability
6 2 (4.55%) IT Governance
6 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (25.00%) MCSE
3 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.55%) CCA
5 2 (4.55%) CCAA
5 2 (4.55%) CCNA
5 2 (4.55%) CCNP
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCEA
6 1 (2.27%) CCEE
6 1 (2.27%) HND
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (56.82%) XenApp
3 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 7 (15.91%) MetaFrame
7 6 (13.64%) XenServer
8 5 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
9 4 (9.09%) UAG
9 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
10 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (6.82%) vSphere
11 2 (4.55%) Terminal Server
11 2 (4.55%) Xen
12 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
12 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) Backup Exec
2 8 (18.18%) SCOM
3 6 (13.64%) SCCM
4 4 (9.09%) IBM BigFix
4 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 2 (4.55%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (4.55%) vMotion
5 2 (4.55%) XenMobile
6 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Citrix
2 31 (70.45%) VMware
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.82%) Symantec
5 11 (25.00%) HP
6 7 (15.91%) IBM
7 5 (11.36%) AppSense
7 5 (11.36%) Dell
7 5 (11.36%) Lotus
7 5 (11.36%) NetApp
8 4 (9.09%) Wyse
9 3 (6.82%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.82%) Avaya
9 3 (6.82%) Cisco
9 3 (6.82%) CommVault
9 3 (6.82%) EMC
10 2 (4.55%) Acronis
10 2 (4.55%) Altiris
11 1 (2.27%) arcserve
11 1 (2.27%) Remedy