The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 120 126
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £300 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 - £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -4.23% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -50.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2027 2395 2535
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 95.34% 96.57% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1242 1396 1427
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 166 249
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.34% -2.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.98 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Citrix Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in the East of England

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix Engineer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the East of England

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Engineer in the East of England

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the East of England

Citrix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Essex - 2 £300 -
Suffolk - 2 £198 -
Hertfordshire -4 1 £450 - 1
Citrix Engineer
England

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Citrix Engineer 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 across the East of England region featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (33.33%) AppSense
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
7 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
7 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 2 (22.22%) VLAN
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (22.22%) CCEA
7 2 (22.22%) MCP
7 2 (22.22%) Remedy
8 1 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 1 (11.11%) NetApp
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (11.11%) vSphere
8 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 7

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCEA
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (11.11%) NCIE
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) AppSense
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp