Period
to 8 December 2021

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £465 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 183 122 205
Rank change year-on-year -61 +83 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 5 3 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 13
10th Percentile £384 £412 £321
25th Percentile £407 £418 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £433 £418
Median % change year-on-year +7.51% +3.59% +0.30%
75th Percentile £524 £443 £475
90th Percentile £548 £447 £575
Central London median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 3,802 1,837 5,268
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.51% 92.22% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,929 1,392 4,163
10th Percentile £350 £308 £313
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
75th Percentile £650 £603 £600
90th Percentile £750 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 25 61
10th Percentile £13.88 £17.60 £12.04
25th Percentile £17.79 £22.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £30.45 £27.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +12.78% +38.46% +4.28%
75th Percentile £46.25 £40.00 £23.50
90th Percentile £64.85 £47.05 £36.90
Central London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.45 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.01% +42.23% +6.95%

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Citrix Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in the City of London

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Citrix Engineer in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the City of London

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix Engineer in the City of London

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Citrix Engineer in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the City of London

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, Citrix Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Business Development
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
4 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (40.00%) Product Roadmap
4 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Centrify
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (20.00%) LogicMonitor
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (20.00%) AWS
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Product Roadmap
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Centrify
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) LogicMonitor
3 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage