Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Citrix Hypervisor skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix Hypervisor over the 6 months to 12 November 2019 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.

Citrix Hypervisor (formerly XenServer)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 256 235
Rank change year-on-year +40 -21 +7
Contract jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 5 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.085% 0.043% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.51% 0.25% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
City of London median daily rate £475 £393 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.02% +106.58% -41.54%
10th Percentile £397 £362 £140
90th Percentile £575 £419 £538
Central London median daily rate £475 £360 £190
% change year-on-year +31.94% +89.47% -45.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Citrix Hypervisor is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 975 1,200 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.58% 17.24% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 966 664
City of London median daily rate £516 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.25% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £213 £163 £200
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 23
City of London median hourly rate £20.83 £19.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.21% +13.24% -10.53%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.06 £10.70
90th Percentile £31.50 £25.50 £27.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £19.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.21% +13.24% +5.26%

Citrix Hypervisor
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Citrix Hypervisor as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Hypervisor in the City of London

Citrix Hypervisor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Hypervisor in the City of London

Citrix Hypervisor
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Hypervisor in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 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 City of London region with a requirement for Citrix Hypervisor.

1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Ivanti
4 2 (40.00%) CCA
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) vCenter Server
4 2 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Netcool
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA

Citrix Hypervisor
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (20.00%) Netcool
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Ivanti
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk