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The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 18 May 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 132 86 85
Rank change year-on-year -46 -1 +29
Contract jobs citing Citrix 59 62 72
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.41% 2.23% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 6.41% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 52
10th Percentile £193 £285 £154
25th Percentile £286 £343 £255
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £408 £421
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% -3.26% +20.36%
75th Percentile £538 £519 £488
90th Percentile £563 £564 £575
Central London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
10th Percentile - - £11.93
25th Percentile - £12.38 £13.48
Median hourly rate £50.00 £12.75 £16.95
Median % change year-on-year +292.16% -24.78% -28.85%
75th Percentile - £13.56 £18.26
90th Percentile - £13.83 £18.53
Central London median hourly rate £50.00 £12.75 £17.83
% change year-on-year +292.16% -28.47% -25.18%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,567 967 1,195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.32% 34.85% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,192 642 828
10th Percentile £313 £338 £231
25th Percentile £463 £419 £380
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £475
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £666 £600 £575
90th Percentile £738 £700 £650
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 23
10th Percentile £13.88 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £14.53 £10.63 £12.46
Median hourly rate £26.42 £13.88 £16.95
Median % change year-on-year +90.41% -18.14% -13.63%
75th Percentile £44.69 £20.36 £26.83
90th Percentile £61.43 £27.25 £41.64
Central London median hourly rate £26.50 £14.08 £18.70
% change year-on-year +88.28% -24.73% -6.50%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in the City of London

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Citrix in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Citrix in the City of London

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix in the City of London

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Citrix in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Citrix in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 44 (74.58%) Windows
2 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
3 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
4 36 (61.02%) Microsoft 365
5 33 (55.93%) Azure
6 24 (40.68%) VMware
7 23 (38.98%) Finance
8 18 (30.51%) ITIL
8 18 (30.51%) Windows 10
9 17 (28.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (27.12%) Social Skills
11 14 (23.73%) Project Delivery
11 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
12 13 (22.03%) Firewall
12 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
13 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Intune
13 12 (20.34%) Cisco
14 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
14 11 (18.64%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (16.95%) SCCM
15 10 (16.95%) MPLS
15 10 (16.95%) DNS
15 10 (16.95%) Okta
16 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
16 9 (15.25%) Email Migration
16 9 (15.25%) Mimecast
17 8 (13.56%) Patch Management
17 8 (13.56%) Data Loss Prevention
17 8 (13.56%) Mobile Device Management

Citrix
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 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (61.02%) Microsoft 365
2 33 (55.93%) Azure
3 11 (18.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (15.25%) Mimecast
5 5 (8.47%) AWS
5 5 (8.47%) OneDrive
5 5 (8.47%) SaaS
6 4 (6.78%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 3 (5.08%) AWS Direct Connect
7 3 (5.08%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (5.08%) IaaS
8 2 (3.39%) Nutanix
8 2 (3.39%) PaaS
9 1 (1.69%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (1.69%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
2 10 (16.95%) DNS
2 10 (16.95%) MPLS
3 8 (13.56%) NetScaler
4 5 (8.47%) VPN
5 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.39%) Internet
6 2 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.39%) Skype
6 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 2 (3.39%) Wireless
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.69%) DHCP
7 1 (1.69%) HTTP
7 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.69%) LAN
7 1 (1.69%) Network Security
7 1 (1.69%) SAN
7 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) InstallShield
1 2 (3.39%) MSI
General
1 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Social Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Financial Institution
4 5 (8.47%) Legal
5 4 (6.78%) Law
6 3 (5.08%) Banking
6 3 (5.08%) Front Office
7 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Local Government
7 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Architect
3 9 (15.25%) Azure Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Desktop Support
7 5 (8.47%) IT Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Service Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.78%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.69%) Angular 2
2 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.69%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.08%) BYOD
3 3 (5.08%) iPad
3 3 (5.08%) iPhone
4 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Windows
2 18 (30.51%) Windows 10
3 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.86%) Android
5 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.69%) Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 17 (28.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (23.73%) Project Delivery
4 9 (15.25%) Email Migration
5 8 (13.56%) Data Loss Prevention
5 8 (13.56%) Identity Management
5 8 (13.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (13.56%) Patch Management
5 8 (13.56%) Time Management
6 7 (11.86%) Architecture Roadmap
6 7 (11.86%) Migration
7 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
7 6 (10.17%) Service Management
8 5 (8.47%) ITSM
8 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.78%) Agile
9 4 (6.78%) DevOps
9 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.39%) VBScript
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.39%) CCNA
3 2 (3.39%) CISSP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.78%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (6.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (6.78%) ISO 22301
3 3 (5.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) XenApp
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (11.86%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.47%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (8.47%) vSphere
6 2 (3.39%) BitLocker
6 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.69%) Firmware
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (16.95%) SCCM
3 3 (5.08%) Terraform
4 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.39%) Ansible
4 2 (3.39%) SCOM
5 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.69%) Nagios
5 1 (1.69%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.69%) Puppet
5 1 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.68%) VMware
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco
4 10 (16.95%) Okta
5 6 (10.17%) Ivanti
6 5 (8.47%) ServiceNow
7 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.08%) Altiris
8 3 (5.08%) Apple
8 3 (5.08%) Bloomberg
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) Reuters
9 2 (3.39%) Adobe
9 2 (3.39%) iManage
9 2 (3.39%) Intapp
9 2 (3.39%) Juniper
9 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.39%) Sun
10 1 (1.69%) Aruba
10 1 (1.69%) Zscaler