Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 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.

Citrix Certification
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 502 755 808
Rank change year-on-year +253 +53 -14
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 19 65 67
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.078% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 39 44
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% -9.09%
10th Percentile £271 £300 £257
90th Percentile £440 £575 £449
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £33.40 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.05% +58.49%
UK median hourly rate - £33.40 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +59.05% +58.49%

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 7,757 15,940 17,573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 24.83% 19.18% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,689 9,751 10,400
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.76%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £650 £635
UK median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 711 844
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.17% -20.69%
10th Percentile £16.42 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £55.75 £60.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% +54.35% -22.91%

Citrix Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Certification in England

Citrix Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Citrix Certification in England.

Daily rate trend for Citrix Certification in England

Citrix Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix Certification in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix Certification in England

Citrix Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Citrix Certification in England.

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 8 August 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
London +187 8 £275 -47.62% 1
North of England +124 4 £425 +46.55%
South East +144 3 £400 +7.38%
North West +81 2 £425 +46.55%
Yorkshire +76 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Midlands +93 1 - - 2
West Midlands +66 1 - - 2
Citrix Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 16 (84.21%) VMware
4 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
4 15 (78.95%) XenApp
4 15 (78.95%) XenDesktop
4 15 (78.95%) NetScaler
5 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
6 10 (52.63%) CCA
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (52.63%) Office 365
7 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
7 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
7 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
8 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (36.84%) Finance
10 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (26.32%) Firewall
11 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
11 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
11 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
11 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
11 5 (26.32%) vSphere
12 4 (21.05%) Azure
12 4 (21.05%) Ivanti

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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) Azure
3 2 (10.53%) AWS
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) NetScaler
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security
3 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) NAS
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (5.26%) Skype
6 1 (5.26%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Integration Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2016
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Service Design
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CCA
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) MCSA
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) CCNP
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) CCDP
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
6 1 (5.26%) CCSA
6 1 (5.26%) CISSP
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) MCITP
6 1 (5.26%) SANS
6 1 (5.26%) VCAP
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
1 15 (78.95%) XenApp
1 15 (78.95%) XenDesktop
2 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (26.32%) vSphere
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
7 1 (5.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) ThinApp
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) Nessus
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.26%) WMI
2 1 (5.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Ivanti
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (5.26%) NVIDIA
6 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.26%) Proofpoint
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam