Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 January 2022 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)
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 575 404 497
Rank change year-on-year -171 +93 +102
Contract jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 10 4 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.027% 0.022% 0.060%
As % of the System Software category 0.19% 0.16% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 14
10th Percentile £300 - £220
25th Percentile £347 - £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £450 £390
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +15.38% -2.50%
75th Percentile £463 £467 £550
90th Percentile £567 £477 £571
England median daily rate £434 £420 £403
% change year-on-year +3.27% +4.35% +3.87%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5,131 2,481 4,351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.64% 13.84% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,838 1,834 3,235
10th Percentile £325 £311 £185
25th Percentile £463 £414 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £655 £600 £600
90th Percentile £725 £700 £675
England median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 22 104
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.52 £12.44
25th Percentile £20.37 £13.34 £15.20
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.75 £18.60
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +22.31% -4.62%
75th Percentile £37.26 £45.75 £22.00
90th Percentile £63.68 £60.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +3.13%

Citrix Hypervisor
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Hypervisor in London

Citrix Hypervisor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Citrix Hypervisor in London

Citrix Hypervisor
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor in London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix Hypervisor in London

Citrix Hypervisor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Citrix Hypervisor in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Citrix Hypervisor.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (60.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (60.00%) Patch Management
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (50.00%) Shavlik
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) IPv4
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) Ivanti

Citrix Hypervisor
Co-occurring 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) IPv4
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (30.00%) NAS
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wintel Support
2 4 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) Fedora
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) SUSE
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (30.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Personalization
4 2 (20.00%) CI/CD
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Runbook
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Bash
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Go
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCA
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCITP
1 4 (40.00%) MCP
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) MCTS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) RHCE
2 2 (20.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) XenApp
1 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (30.00%) NFS
4 1 (10.00%) KVM
4 1 (10.00%) vCloud
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (30.00%) Ansible
3 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 3 (30.00%) Terraform
4 1 (10.00%) vRealize
4 1 (10.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Shavlik
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) McAfee
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow