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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Architect
Rank 638 632 594
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Architect 23 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.018% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.019% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 8
Median daily rate £435 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.80% +16.66%
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
51181 53984 51041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33252 34149 30933
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1553 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Citrix Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 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 25 July 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 +7 19 £434 -9.58%
West Midlands - 7 - -
Solihull - 7 - -
London -4 6 £430 -9.47%
South East +5 4 £434 -9.58%
County Antrim - 3 £450 -
Belfast - 3 £450 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £450 -
North West - 2 £460 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Hastings - 1 £625 -
Manchester - 1 £460 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £625 -
Kent - 1 £434 -
Surrey - 1 £434 -
West Sussex - 1 £434 -

Citrix Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 25 (60.98%) XenApp
3 18 (43.90%) XenDesktop
4 17 (41.46%) VMware
5 15 (36.59%) Windows
6 13 (31.71%) NetScaler
7 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
8 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
9 9 (21.95%) Cisco
9 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
10 7 (17.07%) DAB
11 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.63%) Unix
11 6 (14.63%) XenServer
11 6 (14.63%) SCCM
11 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
12 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
12 5 (12.20%) ITIL
12 5 (12.20%) Linux
12 5 (12.20%) VPN
12 5 (12.20%) Finance
12 5 (12.20%) VMware ESX
13 4 (9.76%) Network Design
13 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (9.76%) Project Management
13 4 (9.76%) Publishing
13 4 (9.76%) Migration

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 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) NetScaler
2 7 (17.07%) DAB
3 5 (12.20%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (7.32%) VoIP
5 3 (7.32%) Wireless
6 2 (4.88%) MPLS
6 2 (4.88%) SAN
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.44%) DHCP
7 1 (2.44%) DNS
7 1 (2.44%) LAN
7 1 (2.44%) Skype
7 1 (2.44%) SSL
7 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) QlikView
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Publishing
4 3 (7.32%) Games
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.44%) PKI
2 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) ITIL
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (9.76%) High Availability
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
2 4 (9.76%) Network Design
2 4 (9.76%) Network Management
2 4 (9.76%) Project Management
2 4 (9.76%) SOA
3 3 (7.32%) Application Packaging
3 3 (7.32%) Change Management
3 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (7.32%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (7.32%) Software Deployment
4 2 (4.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (4.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (4.88%) Presales
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
4 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) CCNA
2 4 (9.76%) CCNP
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PMP
System Software
1 25 (60.98%) XenApp
2 18 (43.90%) XenDesktop
3 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
5 6 (14.63%) XenServer
6 5 (12.20%) VMware ESX
7 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
7 4 (9.76%) Terminal Server
8 2 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCVMM
3 3 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.44%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.44%) Simpana
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (41.46%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) AppSense
6 3 (7.32%) Symantec
7 2 (4.88%) Lumension
8 1 (2.44%) Apple
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
8 1 (2.44%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Polycom
8 1 (2.44%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.44%) ThinPrint
8 1 (2.44%) Wyse