The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Citrix Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Specialist
Rank 606 639 628
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 14 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.033% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.034% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Median daily rate £350 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £351 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £359 -
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -
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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Citrix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Citrix Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

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

Citrix Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Citrix Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Citrix Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Specialist
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +3 12 £338 -15.62% 1
South East +25 5 £338 -
North West +11 5 £350 - 1
Manchester - 5 £350 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 -
Edinburgh +19 2 £425 -
Scotland +15 2 £425 -
Oxford - 2 £400 -
Surrey +17 1 £300 -
London -19 1 - -
North East - 1 £200 -
Portsmouth - 1 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £200 -
Woking - 1 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £200 -
Hampshire - 1 £325 -

Citrix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Citrix Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) XenApp
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (47.37%) NetScaler
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
5 8 (42.11%) SCCM
6 7 (36.84%) AppSense
6 7 (36.84%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
9 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
9 4 (21.05%) SCOM
9 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
9 4 (21.05%) Wyse
9 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
9 4 (21.05%) DHCP
9 4 (21.05%) DNS
9 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
10 3 (15.79%) Application Discovery
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
10 3 (15.79%) Application Virtualisation
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server

Citrix Specialist 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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) NetScaler
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (15.79%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
1 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
1 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) BYOD
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Application Discovery
1 3 (15.79%) Application Packaging
1 3 (15.79%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
1 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
1 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Service Design
3 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
3 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCA
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
1 12 (63.16%) XenApp
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) AppDNA
3 2 (10.53%) EdgeSight
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.26%) vRealize
4 1 (5.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) AppSense
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Wyse
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds