Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 97 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +37
Contract jobs citing Citrix 28 131 207
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 2.27% 2.91%
As % of the Vendors category 3.98% 5.65% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 103 168
Median daily rate £431 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.22% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £210 £133
90th Percentile £588 £547 £494
Central London median daily rate £420 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -1.18% +21.43% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 9
Median hourly rate - £20.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.71% -18.27%
Central London median hourly rate £140.00 £20.25 £19.98
% change year-on-year +591.36% +1.38% -23.17%

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 704 2,320 2,666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.15% 40.18% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 1,779 2,007
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +0.10%
10th Percentile £293 £260 £225
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £493 £488
% change year-on-year +1.52% +1.03% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 42 72
Median hourly rate £22.75 £20.67 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.09% +10.51% +3.89%
10th Percentile £12.99 £12.04 £13.00
90th Percentile £65.63 £51.53 £25.50
Median hourly rate £22.75 £20.83 £18.70
% change year-on-year +9.22% +11.39% -

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 4 December 2020.

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 4 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Office 365
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 12 (42.86%) Finance
4 12 (42.86%) VMware
4 12 (42.86%) SCCM
4 12 (42.86%) Azure
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
5 11 (39.29%) DNS
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
6 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
7 8 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (28.57%) HP
7 8 (28.57%) ITIL
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco
8 7 (25.00%) XenApp
9 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
9 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 6 (21.43%) VBScript
10 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
10 5 (17.86%) EMC
10 5 (17.86%) SAN
10 5 (17.86%) Migration
10 5 (17.86%) Banking
10 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
10 5 (17.86%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi

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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (60.71%) Office 365
2 12 (42.86%) Azure
3 8 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (7.14%) Mimecast
4 2 (7.14%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) LAN
4 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
4 3 (10.71%) Skype
4 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 3 (10.71%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
5 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.57%) Intranet
6 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) MPLS
6 1 (3.57%) SMTP
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) International Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Applications Packager
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Exchange Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Unix
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
2 5 (17.86%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.71%) High Availability
4 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
4 3 (10.71%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Build Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Server Management
5 2 (7.14%) SIEM
5 2 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (21.43%) VBScript
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCSE
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) XenApp
4 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (10.71%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.57%) NFS
7 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.57%) VMware NSX
7 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.57%) HP ALM
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) HP
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (17.86%) EMC
6 4 (14.29%) Ivanti
7 3 (10.71%) Dell
7 3 (10.71%) IBM
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
8 2 (7.14%) Apple
8 2 (7.14%) Avaya
8 2 (7.14%) Hitachi
8 2 (7.14%) NetApp
8 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.57%) BMC
9 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.57%) CommVault
9 1 (3.57%) Lotus
9 1 (3.57%) Red Hat