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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Architect
UK
Rank 590 611 614
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Architect 12 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.031% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.032% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 9
Median daily rate £465 £560 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.96% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £568 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £543 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.83% +40.00%
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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 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 Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England +31 10 £465 -16.96%
London +22 8 £465 -17.69%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England 0 1 £500 -20.00%
Hertfordshire -2 1 £500 -20.00%
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Citrix Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 25 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) XenApp
3 10 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
8 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
9 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (16.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
10 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (12.00%) Cisco
11 2 (8.00%) SQL
11 2 (8.00%) Dell
11 2 (8.00%) LAN
11 2 (8.00%) WAN
11 2 (8.00%) DHCP
11 2 (8.00%) DNS
11 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
11 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (4.00%) Electronics
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Escalation Management
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) XenApp
1 10 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas