Period
to 31 May 2020

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Specialist was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

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 Specialist
Central London > City of London
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 238 250
Rank change year-on-year +89 +12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 5 1 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.015% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.016% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £413 £419 £413
90th Percentile £488 £456 £475
Central London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 2,862 6,068 6,559
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.62% 93.70% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,060 4,678 5,170
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £318 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 66 111
Median hourly rate £29.88 £20.82 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.47% +11.35% +10.28%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.25 £56.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate £32.53 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +60.62% +6.58% +15.45%

Citrix Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Specialist in the City of London

Citrix Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for Citrix Specialist in the City of London

Citrix Specialist Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, Citrix Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) XenMobile
2 4 (80.00%) OneDrive
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Citrix Specialist 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Altiris
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec