The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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 Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 543 523 527
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 45 97 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 66 61
Median daily rate £340 £307 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.92% -15.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £454 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £317 £300
% change year-on-year +0.94% +5.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £33.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

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 40726 46972 48452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26580 31013 30938
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 £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1241 1367 1887
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in England

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Engineer in England

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Engineer in England

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Engineer in England

Citrix Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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 -10 28 £340 +13.33% 6
South East +6 8 £413 +43.47% 1
South West +8 5 £305 -
North East +50 1 - -
Yorkshire +24 1 - - 1
North West +18 1 - - 3
East Midlands -10 1 £290 -3.33% 1
Citrix Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 England region featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) Citrix
2 64 (65.98%) Windows
3 57 (58.76%) XenApp
4 44 (45.36%) VMware
5 37 (38.14%) Active Directory
6 34 (35.05%) Windows Server
7 31 (31.96%) XenDesktop
8 30 (30.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
11 24 (24.74%) NetScaler
12 21 (21.65%) Hyper-V
13 20 (20.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (18.56%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (16.49%) SCCM
16 15 (15.46%) PowerShell
16 15 (15.46%) Cisco
17 13 (13.40%) Finance
18 12 (12.37%) Migration
18 12 (12.37%) HP
18 12 (12.37%) Citrix Certification
18 12 (12.37%) DNS
19 11 (11.34%) AppSense
20 10 (10.31%) Banking
20 10 (10.31%) Linux
20 10 (10.31%) Dell
20 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
20 10 (10.31%) vSphere
20 10 (10.31%) Data Centre
20 10 (10.31%) Windows 10

Citrix Engineer 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 4 (4.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Office 365
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.03%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.74%) NetScaler
2 12 (12.37%) DNS
3 9 (9.28%) Firewall
4 8 (8.25%) SAN
5 7 (7.22%) Network Security
6 6 (6.19%) DHCP
7 5 (5.15%) SSL
8 4 (4.12%) Wireless
9 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.06%) LAN
10 2 (2.06%) WAN
11 1 (1.03%) ATM
11 1 (1.03%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (1.03%) Internet
11 1 (1.03%) NAS
11 1 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MSI
General
1 13 (13.40%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Electronics
4 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.06%) Law
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) Publishing
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) Regular Expression
2 3 (3.09%) .NET
2 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.03%) COM
3 1 (1.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.25%) Clustering
3 4 (4.12%) PKI
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.03%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.03%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (65.98%) Windows
2 34 (35.05%) Windows Server
3 30 (30.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (20.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.31%) Linux
5 10 (10.31%) Windows 10
5 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.09%) Unix
7 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.03%) Android
9 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.37%) Migration
2 9 (9.28%) Load Balancing
3 8 (8.25%) Configuration Management
4 7 (7.22%) ITIL
5 6 (6.19%) Application Packaging
5 6 (6.19%) Change Management
6 5 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.15%) Email Filtering
6 5 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (5.15%) Web Filtering
7 4 (4.12%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.12%) High Availability
7 4 (4.12%) Server Building
8 3 (3.09%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.09%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (3.09%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.09%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.09%) Open Source
8 3 (3.09%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.09%) C#
2 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.03%) Python
3 1 (1.03%) SQL
3 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) CCA
5 5 (5.15%) MCSE
6 3 (3.09%) MCITP
6 3 (3.09%) MCP
6 3 (3.09%) MCTS
7 2 (2.06%) Degree
7 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.03%) CCEA
8 1 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (58.76%) XenApp
2 37 (38.14%) Active Directory
3 31 (31.96%) XenDesktop
4 29 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (21.65%) Hyper-V
6 18 (18.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (10.31%) vSphere
8 4 (4.12%) SRDF
8 4 (4.12%) XenServer
9 3 (3.09%) Xen
10 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.03%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.03%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.03%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.03%) ProxySG
11 1 (1.03%) vCloud
11 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (16.49%) SCCM
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.12%) AppDNA
3 4 (4.12%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (4.12%) PowerCLI
3 4 (4.12%) SCOM
4 3 (3.09%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.06%) WSUS
6 1 (1.03%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.03%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.03%) SCSM
6 1 (1.03%) Simpana
6 1 (1.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) Citrix
2 44 (45.36%) VMware
3 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
4 15 (15.46%) Cisco
5 12 (12.37%) HP
6 11 (11.34%) AppSense
7 10 (10.31%) Dell
8 8 (8.25%) CheckPoint
9 6 (6.19%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (5.15%) Apple
11 4 (4.12%) EMC
11 4 (4.12%) Veeam
11 4 (4.12%) Veritas
12 3 (3.09%) F5
12 3 (3.09%) IBM
12 3 (3.09%) SAP
13 2 (2.06%) MobileIron
13 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
14 1 (1.03%) FireEye
14 1 (1.03%) SolarWinds
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