Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Citrix Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 June 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 Certification
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 754 796 774
Rank change year-on-year +42 -22 +30
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 58 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.070% 0.059% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 35 19
England median daily rate £400 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +2.67%
10th Percentile £282 £255 £237
90th Percentile £575 £421 £545
UK median daily rate £400 £333 £356
% change year-on-year +20.30% -6.67% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
England median hourly rate £33.40 £17.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.47% +28.30% -22.06%
UK median hourly rate £33.40 £17.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year +96.47% +28.30% -22.06%

Citrix Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,771 17,349 17,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.96% 18.91% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,538 10,353 10,484
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £262
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 702 784 861
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.66 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £24.91 £30.00
% change year-on-year +40.53% -16.98% -0.68%

Citrix Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Citrix Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Certification in England

Citrix Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Certification in England

Citrix Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Certification in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Certification in England

Citrix Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Certification in England

Citrix Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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
South East +23 31 £325 -7.93%
London +61 24 £475 +8.57%
East Midlands +26 1 - -
Midlands +14 1 - - 2
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 1
North of England +2 1 - - 1
Citrix Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification 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 England region with a requirement for Citrix Certification.

1 55 (94.83%) Citrix
2 45 (77.59%) CCA
3 38 (65.52%) Microsoft
4 33 (56.90%) Windows
5 30 (51.72%) VMware
6 27 (46.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (44.83%) Active Directory
8 24 (41.38%) ITIL
8 24 (41.38%) XenApp
9 23 (39.66%) Cisco
10 22 (37.93%) MCSE
11 21 (36.21%) XenDesktop
12 19 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (32.76%) Windows 10
12 19 (32.76%) Change Management
13 18 (31.03%) Incident Management
13 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2
14 17 (29.31%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (27.59%) Service Management
15 16 (27.59%) Problem Management
16 15 (25.86%) PowerShell
16 15 (25.86%) VMware ESXi
16 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
16 15 (25.86%) ITSM
16 15 (25.86%) Degree
17 14 (24.14%) CCNA
17 14 (24.14%) Server Virtualisation
17 14 (24.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
17 14 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 14 (24.14%) SCCM

Citrix Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (12.07%) Skype for Business
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Office 365
2 6 (10.34%) Yammer
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) NetScaler
2 10 (17.24%) DNS
3 9 (15.52%) Firewall
4 8 (13.79%) Skype
5 7 (12.07%) DHCP
5 7 (12.07%) VLAN
6 4 (6.90%) SAN
7 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.17%) Unified Communications
7 3 (5.17%) VPN
8 1 (1.72%) ADSL
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.72%) FTP
8 1 (1.72%) HTTP
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) ISDN
8 1 (1.72%) MPLS
8 1 (1.72%) SSL
8 1 (1.72%) VPLS
8 1 (1.72%) WebEx
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Administrator
4 4 (6.90%) Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Consultant
4 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.17%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) Deployment Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Deployment Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) COM
1 1 (1.72%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Fat Client
1 10 (17.24%) Thin Client
2 5 (8.62%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (5.17%) Clustering
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) DataPower
5 1 (1.72%) PKI
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Windows
2 19 (32.76%) Windows 10
3 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.62%) Linux
8 2 (3.45%) Android
8 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.72%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.72%) Unix
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) ITIL
2 19 (32.76%) Change Management
3 18 (31.03%) Incident Management
3 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2
4 16 (27.59%) Problem Management
4 16 (27.59%) Service Management
5 15 (25.86%) ITSM
6 14 (24.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 14 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (24.14%) Performance Management
6 14 (24.14%) Server Virtualisation
7 13 (22.41%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 13 (22.41%) Availability Management
7 13 (22.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (22.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (22.41%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (10.34%) ITIL V3
9 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
9 5 (8.62%) Task Automation
10 4 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (77.59%) CCA
2 27 (46.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (37.93%) MCSE
4 17 (29.31%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (25.86%) Degree
6 14 (24.14%) CCNA
7 13 (22.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 13 (22.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (22.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
10 6 (10.34%) VCP5
11 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
11 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (6.90%) VCAP
12 3 (5.17%) CCEA
12 3 (5.17%) MCSA
12 3 (5.17%) MCTS
12 3 (5.17%) VCP4
13 2 (3.45%) PMP
System Software
1 26 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 24 (41.38%) XenApp
3 21 (36.21%) XenDesktop
4 19 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (25.86%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (18.97%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 6 (10.34%) DFS Replication
7 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
8 5 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (8.62%) vCloud
9 4 (6.90%) vSphere
10 3 (5.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (1.72%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (5.17%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.17%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.45%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.45%) AppDNA
4 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.72%) SCOM
5 1 (1.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 55 (94.83%) Citrix
2 38 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 30 (51.72%) VMware
4 23 (39.66%) Cisco
5 7 (12.07%) Ivanti
6 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) McAfee
6 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.45%) Apple
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) Equitrac
7 2 (3.45%) Hitachi
7 2 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) Mitel
7 2 (3.45%) NetApp
7 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.45%) Splunk
7 2 (3.45%) ThinPrint
8 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.72%) Symantec