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 3 months to 28 June 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.

Citrix Certification
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 265 250
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15  
Contract jobs citing Citrix Certification 2 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.026% 0.045% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.16% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £243 £235 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% -6.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £375 £250
% change year-on-year -17.33% +50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1859 2517 2321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 24.06% 28.04% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 1477 1310
Median daily rate £405 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 97 118
Median hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +39.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

Citrix Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
Surrey +9 1 £325 -31.57%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £160 -
Citrix Certification
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Citrix Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) XenMobile
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCAA
2 1 (25.00%) CCENT
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (25.00%) SCSM
2 1 (25.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec