Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 30 October 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 Hypervisor (formerly XenServer)
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 486 707 781
Rank change year-on-year +221 +74 -46
Contract jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 3 75 96
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.011% 0.097% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.075% 0.62% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 60 61
Median daily rate £390 £440 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +14.29% +4.76%
10th Percentile £345 £225 £210
90th Percentile £447 £575 £456
UK median daily rate £390 £440 £380
% change year-on-year -11.36% +15.79% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £37.55
UK median hourly rate £42.00 - £42.25

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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,018 12,044 14,476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.33% 15.55% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,520 8,067 9,510
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £220 £173 £185
90th Percentile £645 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 581 821
Median hourly rate £19.39 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.52% +3.13% -4.79%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.58
90th Percentile £48.04 £47.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate £19.75 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +16.18% +6.25% -4.19%

Citrix Hypervisor
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Hypervisor in England

Citrix Hypervisor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Citrix Hypervisor in England

Citrix Hypervisor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for Citrix Hypervisor in England

Citrix Hypervisor
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 Hypervisor within the England region over the 6 months to 30 October 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 +168 1 £450 -10.00% 1
South East +167 1 £390 -14.29% 1
North of England +109 1 - -
North West +84 1 - -
Citrix Hypervisor
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Citrix Hypervisor.

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) IronPort
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification

Citrix Hypervisor
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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (33.33%) EdgeSight
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) IronPort
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Reuters
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec