The median contractor rate for a Citrix Consultant was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 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 Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 586 563
Rank change year-on-year +33 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Consultant 23 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.076% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.080% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 26
Median daily rate £350 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £298 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £325 £475
% change year-on-year +8.46% -31.57%  
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 39809 47592 46241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.25% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25961 31270 28439
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +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 1455 1881
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 £11.33 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Citrix Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Consultant in England

Citrix Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Consultant in England

Citrix Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Consultant in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Consultant in England

Citrix Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Consultant in England

Citrix Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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 +32 11 £320 -24.70% 2
East Midlands +1 8 £350 -
North West +29 2 £363 -
East of England +1 1 £525 +68.00%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Citrix Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Citrix Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Citrix
2 29 (69.05%) XenApp
3 24 (57.14%) XenDesktop
4 20 (47.62%) NetScaler
5 18 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 17 (40.48%) Windows
7 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 13 (30.95%) VMware
8 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 11 (26.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (26.19%) AppSense
11 10 (23.81%) SCCM
11 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
13 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
14 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (14.29%) XenServer
15 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
15 6 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
16 5 (11.90%) Intel Security
16 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
17 4 (9.52%) Finance
17 4 (9.52%) CCA
17 4 (9.52%) C
17 4 (9.52%) Web Services
17 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
17 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
18 3 (7.14%) McAfee ePO

Citrix Consultant 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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.38%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) VLAN
3 1 (2.38%) VSAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) PKI
1 3 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.76%) High Availability
2 2 (4.76%) Migration
2 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (2.38%) Change Control
3 1 (2.38%) Functional Testing
3 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL
3 1 (2.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (2.38%) Service Management
3 1 (2.38%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.38%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.52%) C
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (9.52%) CCA
5 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.38%) VCP6
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) XenApp
2 24 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 11 (26.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 6 (14.29%) XenServer
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.76%) vSphere
8 1 (2.38%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.38%) Squid
8 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (4.76%) WSUS
4 1 (2.38%) AppDNA
4 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.95%) VMware
4 11 (26.19%) AppSense
5 5 (11.90%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) CommVault
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Google
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec