The median contractor rate for a Citrix Support was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 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 Support
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 579 554
Rank change year-on-year +22 -25  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support 23 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 34
Median daily rate £225 £275 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +21.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £380 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £244 £275 £200
% change year-on-year -11.36% +37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 6
Median hourly rate £31.50 £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.90% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.20 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £156.30 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +39.39% -26.66%  

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 40257 46300 48376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.74% 95.04% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26259 30600 30961
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 1226 1356 1863
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 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Citrix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Support in England

Citrix Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Support in England

Citrix Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Support in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Support in England

Citrix Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Support in England

Citrix Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Support in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix Support in England

Citrix Support
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 Support within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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 0 13 £220 -12.00% 5
South West +3 4 £200 -38.46%
North West +25 2 - - 2
South East +38 1 £325 +1.96%
West Midlands +24 1 £250 +194.11%
East of England -21 1 £238 -8.65% 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Citrix Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Citrix Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 29 (82.86%) Windows
3 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (48.57%) SCCM
5 15 (42.86%) XenApp
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) Windows 10
8 10 (28.57%) VMware
8 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 8 (22.86%) Finance
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
10 7 (20.00%) Cisco
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.14%) DHCP
11 6 (17.14%) DNS
12 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 5 (14.29%) ITIL
12 5 (14.29%) SCSM
12 5 (14.29%) Office 365
12 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
12 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
12 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (11.43%) VLAN
13 4 (11.43%) vSphere
13 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
13 4 (11.43%) SCOrch
14 3 (8.57%) SQL

Citrix Support 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) DHCP
1 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) VLAN
3 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows 10
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
2 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
2 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
2 3 (8.57%) Service Management
3 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.86%) Change Control
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (2.86%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (2.86%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Security Patching
4 1 (2.86%) SEO
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCA
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCTS
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (42.86%) XenApp
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 4 (11.43%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (5.71%) XenServer
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) SCSM
3 4 (11.43%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.86%) Simpana
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) Apple
5 3 (8.57%) AppSense
5 3 (8.57%) Bloomberg
5 3 (8.57%) CommVault
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle
5 3 (8.57%) Reuters
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.86%) Canon
7 1 (2.86%) Lotus
7 1 (2.86%) Mitel
7 1 (2.86%) Sophos