The median contractor rate for a Citrix Administrator was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 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 Administrator
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 617 602
Rank change year-on-year +37 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Administrator 3 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.006% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.006% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 13
Median daily rate £394 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £363 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £388 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91549 110551 112831
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4078 4763 6999
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Citrix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Citrix Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Administrator in England

Citrix Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Administrator in England

Citrix Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Administrator in England

Citrix Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London +11 2 £425 +13.33%
North West - 1 £363 -
North of England - 1 £363 -
Citrix Administrator
UK

Citrix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Citrix Administrator 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 England region featuring Citrix Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Terminal Server
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) Lumension
6 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Back Office
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) IIS
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Citrix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (37.50%) Terminal Server
5 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
6 2 (25.00%) Lumension
7 1 (12.50%) AppSense
7 1 (12.50%) HP