The median contractor rate for a Citrix Architect was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Architect
UK / England
Rank 562 595 576
Rank change year-on-year +33 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Architect 15 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.035% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.037% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 12
Median daily rate £460 £565 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.58% +18.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £568 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  
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 39124 46334 45141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.21% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25435 30385 27741
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1447 1806
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Citrix Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Architect in England

Citrix Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Architect in England

Citrix Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Architect in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Architect in England

Citrix Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Architect in England

Citrix Architect
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 Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +17 9 £425 -24.77% 2
South East +13 3 £550 +25.71%
East of England -3 2 £500 -20.00%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Citrix Architect
UK

Citrix Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Citrix Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.93%) XenDesktop
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) XenApp
7 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Office 365
8 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (11.11%) SCCM
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco
9 2 (7.41%) SQL
9 2 (7.41%) Dell
9 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) AppSense
9 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
9 2 (7.41%) Internet

Citrix Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) BYOD
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) XenDesktop
2 6 (22.22%) XenApp
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) AppSense
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (3.70%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) Veritas