Period
to 19 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 112 115
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 30 176 216
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 1.49% 2.19% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 3.84% 5.66% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 144 159
Median daily rate £400 £433 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.62% +15.47% -
10th Percentile £347 £180 £120
90th Percentile £588 £550 £528
London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 11
Median hourly rate £140.00 £23.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +508.70% +8.24% -14.52%
10th Percentile £135.00 £18.95 £18.70
90th Percentile £145.00 £26.70 £23.50
London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% -21.26%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 782 3,107 3,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.79% 38.74% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 2,355 2,459
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £312 £283 £238
90th Percentile £663 £650 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 67 84
Median hourly rate £22.25 £20.83 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +8.21% +6.94%
10th Percentile £15.20 £11.25 £13.31
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £28.65
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% -

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Central London

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Citrix in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Citrix in Central London

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix in Central London over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix in Central London

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Citrix in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Citrix in Central London

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 26 £400 -11.11% 9
Citrix
London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Office 365
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 13 (43.33%) Windows 10
5 12 (40.00%) Azure
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (40.00%) DNS
6 11 (36.67%) VMware
7 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 9 (30.00%) HP
8 9 (30.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (26.67%) SCCM
10 7 (23.33%) Migration
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (20.00%) XenApp
11 6 (20.00%) DHCP
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (16.67%) VBScript
12 5 (16.67%) Cisco
12 5 (16.67%) Banking
13 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
13 4 (13.33%) SCOM

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Office 365
2 12 (40.00%) Azure
3 6 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.67%) SaaS
5 1 (3.33%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) DHCP
3 5 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (13.33%) SAN
5 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.67%) Skype
6 2 (6.67%) VLAN
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.33%) Firewall
7 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
7 1 (3.33%) LAN
7 1 (3.33%) SMTP
7 1 (3.33%) VPN
7 1 (3.33%) WAN
7 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) International Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Law
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) French Language
4 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 4 (13.33%) Applications Packager
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Migration Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Office 365 Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (43.33%) Windows 10
4 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (6.67%) Unix
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.33%) Android
8 1 (3.33%) Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (13.33%) Change Control
4 4 (13.33%) High Availability
4 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) Tech Ops
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Server Management
6 2 (6.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (20.00%) XenApp
6 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) HP ALM
4 1 (3.33%) Perfmon
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) HP
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (13.33%) EMC
5 4 (13.33%) Hitachi
5 4 (13.33%) Ivanti
6 3 (10.00%) IBM
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (6.67%) Dell
7 2 (6.67%) Juniper
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (3.33%) Apple
8 1 (3.33%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.33%) CommVault
8 1 (3.33%) Lotus
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) Sun