The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Citrix Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Certification
England / London
Rank 391 419 398
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21  
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 15 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.077% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.44% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 10
Median daily rate £385 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £180 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - -65.65%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3315 3865 3572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.22% 17.46% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2728 2349
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 49 88
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Citrix Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Citrix Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Certification in London

Citrix Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Certification in London

Citrix Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Certification in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Certification in London

Citrix Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Certification in London

Citrix Certification
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 2 £325 -25.71%
Citrix Certification
England

Citrix Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Citrix Certification.

1 21 (91.30%) Citrix
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (65.22%) Windows
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (56.52%) MCSE
5 13 (56.52%) ITIL
6 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
7 11 (47.83%) CCA
7 11 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (39.13%) XenApp
8 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 9 (39.13%) Firewall
8 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (34.78%) Back Office
9 8 (34.78%) SAN
9 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
9 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
10 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
10 7 (30.43%) LAN
10 7 (30.43%) WAN
10 7 (30.43%) Finance
10 7 (30.43%) Service Management
10 7 (30.43%) Change Management
11 6 (26.09%) Legal
11 6 (26.09%) Intel Security
11 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
11 6 (26.09%) Intel

Citrix Certification
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) GroupWise
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) DNS
4 6 (26.09%) NAS
4 6 (26.09%) Skype
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
7 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.35%) VLAN
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (34.78%) Back Office
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Legal
4 2 (8.70%) Games
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Break Fix Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) EMC VNX
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Android
6 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
3 7 (30.43%) Change Management
3 7 (30.43%) Service Management
4 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
7 1 (4.35%) Software Distribution
7 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (56.52%) MCSE
3 11 (47.83%) CCA
3 11 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (13.04%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) ACMT
6 1 (4.35%) CCEA
6 1 (4.35%) CISSP
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) XenApp
4 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
5 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
5 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (17.39%) vSphere
7 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
8 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (8.70%) VMware Server
9 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
9 1 (4.35%) NDS
9 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
9 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) NetBackup
1 6 (26.09%) vMotion
1 6 (26.09%) WMI
2 1 (4.35%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Citrix
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Intel
4 6 (26.09%) Intel Security
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) Apple
6 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 3 (13.04%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Capita
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Novell
7 1 (4.35%) Symantec