Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 858 851 834
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 -58
Contract jobs citing Citrix Presentation Server 19 30 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.029% 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 0.15% 0.23% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 45
UK median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £276 £208 £172
90th Percentile £488 £441 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -17.93% -3.33% +29.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
UK median hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.85% +17.65% -26.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -16.85% +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 12985 12942 11608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.59% 12.36% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8431 8106 6614
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +8.15%
10th Percentile £156 £173 £158
90th Percentile £609 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 726 880 1248
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.82 £42.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

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 21 November 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 9 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 21 November 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 +12 17 £350 - 1
UK excluding London +13 15 £298 -17.93%
North of England +54 6 £280 -25.33%
South East +3 5 - -
North West +22 4 £280 -25.33%
London -25 4 £450 +53.85% 1
Wales +12 2 £425 +9.68%
East of England -6 2 £350 -12.50%
Yorkshire - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (89.47%) XenApp
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) Migration
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
7 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (21.05%) Publishing
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) AppSense
8 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (21.05%) EdgeSight
8 4 (21.05%) Office 365
8 4 (21.05%) Patch Management

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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SNMP
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Local Government
2 4 (21.05%) Publishing
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Server Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CGI
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (21.05%) PKI
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Server Building
3 4 (21.05%) Use Case
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (15.79%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (15.79%) Investment Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) MCP
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCA
2 1 (5.26%) CCEA
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) XenApp
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) EdgeSight
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) AppSense
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) arcserve
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) McAfee
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 2 (10.53%) Sophos
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco