Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Citrix Presentation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix Presentation Server over the 6 months to 18 October 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 Presentation Server
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 845 832
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13 -60
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 16 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.039% 0.053%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.32% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 47
UK median daily rate £400 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -2.03% +15.18%
10th Percentile £276 £209 £160
90th Percentile £488 £440 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £363 £370
% change year-on-year -17.93% -2.03% +25.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
UK median hourly rate - £20.00 £28.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.33% +23.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -50.00%

Citrix Presentation Server is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12141 13159 11597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.22% 12.35% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7811 8250 6511
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.12% +4.63%
10th Percentile £158 £175 £160
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year +4.17% +7.46% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 899 1267
UK median hourly rate £16.66 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.13
90th Percentile £47.25 £41.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year - -0.80% +4.17%

Citrix Presentation Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Citrix Presentation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Presentation Server in the UK

Citrix Presentation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Presentation Server in the UK

Citrix Presentation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Presentation Server in the UK

Citrix Presentation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Presentation Server in the UK

Citrix Presentation Server
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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
England +20 12 £345 -4.83% 1
UK excluding London +14 12 £298 -17.93%
North of England +74 4 £280 -20.00%
North West +30 4 £280 -20.00%
South East +14 4 - -
London -10 4 £450 +26.76% 1
Wales +2 3 £438 +12.90%
Scotland +15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Citrix Presentation Server.

1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
5 8 (50.00%) Migration
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (31.25%) Office 365
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Local Government
8 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) PKI
9 4 (25.00%) SCOM
9 4 (25.00%) Publishing
9 4 (25.00%) AppSense
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
9 4 (25.00%) EdgeSight
9 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
9 4 (25.00%) Server Building
9 4 (25.00%) Data Centre

Citrix Presentation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Local Government
2 4 (25.00%) Publishing
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Server Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (25.00%) Server Building
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.25%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
5 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) EdgeSight
1 4 (25.00%) SCOM
2 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) AppSense
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) arcserve
4 3 (18.75%) McAfee
4 3 (18.75%) Remedy
4 3 (18.75%) Sophos
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Juniper