The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Citrix Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Architect
Rank 643 644 624
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Architect 12 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.017% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.018% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 13
Median daily rate £450 £471 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% +17.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £400 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Citrix Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Citrix Architect in the job title.

Citrix Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix Architect within the UK.

Citrix Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Citrix Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Architect
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +11 9 £450 -4.50% 2
London -8 5 £415 -11.93% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £450 -
County Antrim - 3 £450 -
Belfast - 3 £450 -
South East +18 2 £480 -4.00%
North West +17 2 £460 +22.66% 1
Berkshire - 2 £480 -
City of London +14 1 £425 -7.85% 1
Manchester -3 1 £460 +22.66% 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £475 -
Warrington - 1 - -

Citrix Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Citrix Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Citrix Architect in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 22 (64.71%) XenApp
3 15 (44.12%) NetScaler
4 12 (35.29%) XenDesktop
5 11 (32.35%) VMware
6 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 10 (29.41%) Windows
7 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
7 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
7 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (23.53%) Migration
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco
9 7 (20.59%) DAB
9 7 (20.59%) Publishing
10 6 (17.65%) Application Packaging
11 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
11 5 (14.71%) SCCM
11 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
12 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
12 4 (11.76%) CCNP
12 4 (11.76%) CCNA
12 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (11.76%) HP
12 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (11.76%) XenServer
12 4 (11.76%) Network Design
12 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013

Citrix Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) NetScaler
2 7 (20.59%) DAB
3 3 (8.82%) VoIP
3 3 (8.82%) Wireless
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) VPN
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.94%) SAN
5 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (20.59%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.94%) Unix
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Application Packaging
3 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
4 4 (11.76%) Network Design
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 1 (2.94%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) CCNA
2 4 (11.76%) CCNP
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) XenApp
2 12 (35.29%) XenDesktop
3 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (11.76%) XenServer
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.94%) Simpana
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) AppSense
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) Lumension
8 1 (2.94%) Apple
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (2.94%) ThinPrint