The median contractor rate for a Citrix Specialist was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 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 Specialist
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 598 595
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 7 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.056% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.059% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Median daily rate £350 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -3.42% -6.66%  
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 39575 47323 46031
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25800 31094 28258
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 1459 1862
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 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Citrix Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Specialist in England

Citrix Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Specialist in England

Citrix Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Specialist in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Specialist in England

Citrix Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Specialist in England

Citrix Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
North West +27 3 £365 +4.28%
London +28 2 £500 +11.11%
South East +4 1 £350 -3.44%
South West -7 1 £350 +12.00%
Citrix Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Citrix Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) XenApp
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) NetScaler
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) SCCM
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) vSphere
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (21.43%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) SCOM
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL

Citrix Specialist 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 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) BYOD
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCA
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VCP6
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) XenApp
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
7 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) AppDNA
3 2 (14.29%) EdgeSight
3 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) AppSense
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) PlateSpin