Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 371 375
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 38 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.031% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 7
South East median daily rate £383 £300 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.50% +27.66% +4.44%
10th Percentile £325 £269 £190
90th Percentile £434 £332 £488
England median daily rate £375 £381 £300
% change year-on-year -1.64% +27.08% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £21.00 - -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -53.33% +12.50% -

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 3,638 3,656 4,453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.11% 22.47% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,018 2,058 2,684
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.30%
10th Percentile £232 £215 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 218 210
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £23.13 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.97% -15.91% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.86 £48.75 £52.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.18 £25.50
% change year-on-year -8.03% +6.60% +13.33%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 - 16 £375 - 3
Thames Valley +17 13 £400 +39.13% 1
Buckinghamshire - 11 £394 - 1
Kent - 4 £300 -
Surrey -21 3 £400 +23.08%
Berkshire +1 2 £400 +39.13%
West Sussex -7 2 £400 - 1
Citrix Certification
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 28 (73.68%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) VMware
4 22 (57.89%) CCA
5 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
6 20 (52.63%) SCCM
6 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (52.63%) XenApp
7 19 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (50.00%) NetScaler
7 19 (50.00%) ITIL
8 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
8 17 (44.74%) XenDesktop
8 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
9 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
9 16 (42.11%) DNS
9 16 (42.11%) Firewall
10 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
11 14 (36.84%) XenServer
11 14 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (34.21%) Office 365
13 12 (31.58%) Clustering
13 12 (31.58%) PKI
13 12 (31.58%) DHCP
13 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
14 11 (28.95%) Cisco
14 11 (28.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (28.95%) Migration
14 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared

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 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 10 (26.32%) Skype for Business
3 4 (10.53%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Office 365
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (21.05%) Yammer
4 5 (13.16%) IaaS
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 16 (42.11%) DNS
2 16 (42.11%) Firewall
3 12 (31.58%) DHCP
4 10 (26.32%) Skype
4 10 (26.32%) VLAN
5 9 (23.68%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (23.68%) iSCSI
5 9 (23.68%) SAN
6 4 (10.53%) FTP
6 4 (10.53%) HTTP
6 4 (10.53%) SMTP
6 4 (10.53%) SSL
6 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.53%) Unified Communications
6 4 (10.53%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Clustering
1 12 (31.58%) PKI
2 10 (26.32%) Fat Client
2 10 (26.32%) Thin Client
3 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.53%) DataPower
4 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
4 10 (26.32%) Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Unix
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.53%) Check Point GAiA
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (28.95%) Migration
4 8 (21.05%) Application Packaging
4 8 (21.05%) High Availability
5 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 4 (10.53%) Patch Management
7 4 (10.53%) Server Building
7 4 (10.53%) Server Management
7 4 (10.53%) SIEM
7 4 (10.53%) Task Automation
7 4 (10.53%) Time Management
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
8 3 (7.89%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) CCA
2 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) VCAP
5 4 (10.53%) CCSE
5 4 (10.53%) MCTS
5 4 (10.53%) VCP4
5 4 (10.53%) VCP5
6 3 (7.89%) MCITP
7 2 (5.26%) CCNA
7 2 (5.26%) CCNP
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.63%) CCAA
8 1 (2.63%) CCENT
8 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
2 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (52.63%) XenApp
3 19 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (44.74%) XenDesktop
5 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
6 14 (36.84%) XenServer
7 10 (26.32%) DFS Replication
8 9 (23.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (10.53%) vCloud
9 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (10.53%) vSphere
10 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (52.63%) SCCM
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (21.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (10.53%) SCOM
4 4 (10.53%) SCVMM
4 4 (10.53%) vCenter Server
5 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (5.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (71.05%) VMware
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco
5 8 (21.05%) Dell
5 8 (21.05%) NetApp
6 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.53%) IBM
6 4 (10.53%) IronPort
7 3 (7.89%) Symantec
8 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.26%) HP
8 2 (5.26%) Proofpoint
8 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow