Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 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 Architect
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 830 842
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Architect 31 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.026% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.027% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 19
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £388 £406 £406
90th Percentile £600 £513 £555
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Citrix Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 11 £445 -1.06%
South West +3 6 £488 +8.33%
North of England +59 4 - -
Midlands +31 4 £500 -
South East -1 4 £419 -13.66%
North West +29 2 - -
West Midlands +18 2 £590 -
East of England - 2 £400 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £500 -
Citrix Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (58.06%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) XenDesktop
4 15 (48.39%) NetScaler
5 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
5 12 (38.71%) XenApp
5 12 (38.71%) VMware
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) TOGAF
7 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.81%) XenServer
8 8 (25.81%) Migration
8 8 (25.81%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco
9 7 (22.58%) AppSense
9 7 (22.58%) Banking
10 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
11 5 (16.13%) NetApp
11 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
11 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (16.13%) Project Management
12 4 (12.90%) Data Management
12 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (12.90%) Terminal Server
12 4 (12.90%) SMTP
12 4 (12.90%) DHCP

Citrix Architect 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) NetScaler
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) SMTP
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
1 4 (12.90%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) TOGAF
2 8 (25.81%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Data Management
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Information Assurance
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security
5 3 (9.68%) Investment Management
5 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.23%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.23%) Data Security
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.23%) Service Design
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCA
3 1 (3.23%) CCEA
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) VCP4
3 1 (3.23%) VCP5
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) XenDesktop
2 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
2 12 (38.71%) XenApp
3 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (25.81%) XenServer
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (12.90%) Terminal Server
7 4 (12.90%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) EdgeSight
1 4 (12.90%) SCVMM
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.23%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 7 (22.58%) AppSense
6 5 (16.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Altiris
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) ThinPrint
7 1 (3.23%) Veritas
7 1 (3.23%) Wyse