The first table below looks at the demand for Citrix Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Certification over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wales region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certification
Rank 63 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.83% - 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate £306 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 - £19.50
Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
198 127 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.54% 29.88% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 67 107
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £523 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 16
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £12.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.40 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Citrix Certification
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Citrix Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Citrix Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix Certification across the Wales region.

Citrix Certification Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Citrix Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) CCA
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) XenServer
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (37.50%) CCEE
5 3 (37.50%) CCAA
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (37.50%) Load Testing
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) NHS
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) IIS
6 2 (25.00%) LDAP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) POP3
6 2 (25.00%) SMTP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
3 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) POP3
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
1 1 (12.50%) InstallShield
1 1 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Load Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCEE
2 3 (37.50%) CCAA
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 4 (50.00%) XenServer
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) AppSense
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco