Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Citrix Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 349 368 376
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 30 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.019% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 0.078% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 9
South East median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £325 £187 £209
90th Percentile £441 £332 £488
England median daily rate £352 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £21.00 - -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £13.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +58.49% -66.88% -

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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,751 3,851 4,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.56% 24.16% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,065 2,142 3,018
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £236 £248 £257
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 245 186
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £20.00 £24.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -17.63% +0.66%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £11.53
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.30 £50.63
England median hourly rate £22.50 £28.35 £26.50
% change year-on-year -20.62% +6.96% +17.78%

Citrix Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Citrix Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Certification in the South East

Citrix Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Certification in the South East

Citrix Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Certification in the South East

Citrix Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Certification in the South East

Citrix Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Hampshire - 20 £369 - 1
Buckinghamshire +23 7 £428 +167.19% 1
Thames Valley +1 7 £428 +85.87% 1
Kent - 2 - -
Surrey -29 1 - -
Citrix Certification
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Citrix Certification.

1 30 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 22 (73.33%) VMware
3 22 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (66.67%) SCCM
6 19 (63.33%) ITIL
7 18 (60.00%) DNS
7 18 (60.00%) CCA
7 18 (60.00%) XenApp
8 17 (56.67%) XenDesktop
8 17 (56.67%) NetScaler
8 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
8 17 (56.67%) Firewall
9 16 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
10 15 (50.00%) PKI
10 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
11 14 (46.67%) Fat Client
11 14 (46.67%) Thin Client
11 14 (46.67%) DFS Replication
11 14 (46.67%) Skype for Business
11 14 (46.67%) Skype
12 13 (43.33%) VLAN
12 13 (43.33%) DHCP
13 12 (40.00%) SAN
13 12 (40.00%) iSCSI

Citrix Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (46.67%) Skype for Business
3 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (36.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) Office 365
2 11 (36.67%) Yammer
3 5 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) DNS
2 17 (56.67%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) NetScaler
3 14 (46.67%) Skype
4 13 (43.33%) DHCP
4 13 (43.33%) VLAN
5 12 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (40.00%) iSCSI
5 12 (40.00%) SAN
6 4 (13.33%) FTP
6 4 (13.33%) HTTP
6 4 (13.33%) SMTP
6 4 (13.33%) SSL
6 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (13.33%) VPN
7 1 (3.33%) NAS
7 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) PKI
2 14 (46.67%) Fat Client
2 14 (46.67%) Thin Client
3 11 (36.67%) Clustering
4 4 (13.33%) DataPower
4 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
4 10 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (20.00%) Unix
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.33%) Check Point GAiA
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (36.67%) Application Packaging
3 11 (36.67%) High Availability
3 11 (36.67%) Migration
4 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (13.33%) SIEM
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) CCA
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (13.33%) CCSE
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CCAA
6 1 (3.33%) CCENT
6 1 (3.33%) MCITP
6 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (60.00%) XenApp
3 17 (56.67%) XenDesktop
4 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (46.67%) DFS Replication
6 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
6 11 (36.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (36.67%) XenServer
7 4 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) SCCM
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (36.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (13.33%) SCOM
5 1 (3.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Citrix
2 22 (73.33%) VMware
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) Dell
5 6 (20.00%) NetApp
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
7 4 (13.33%) IBM
7 4 (13.33%) IronPort
8 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.33%) Symantec