The median contractor rate for a Citrix Support was £300 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 Support
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 561 568 560
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support 16 58 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.12% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 27
Median daily rate £300 £275 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +19.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £133 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £410 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £268 £275
% change year-on-year +12.14% -2.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £153.20 £16.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -36.53%  

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 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 29 March 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 29 March 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 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
London +19 8 £300 -5.51%
East of England -15 5 £300 +126.41% 1
North West +29 1 - -
South East +9 1 £153 -49.16%
South West -8 1 £350 +180.00%
Citrix Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 44 (100.00%) Citrix
2 36 (81.82%) Windows
3 25 (56.82%) Active Directory
4 20 (45.45%) XenApp
5 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
6 14 (31.82%) VMware
7 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.45%) SCCM
9 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (18.18%) ITIL
11 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
12 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
12 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
12 6 (13.64%) Finance
12 6 (13.64%) MS Office
13 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
13 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
14 4 (9.09%) vSphere
14 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
14 4 (9.09%) Service Management
14 4 (9.09%) Firewall
14 4 (9.09%) AppSense
15 3 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) DHCP
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.55%) PBX
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 4 (9.09%) Service Management
3 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
3 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.55%) Fund Management
4 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (2.27%) DNA
5 1 (2.27%) Document Management
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.27%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.27%) Migration
5 1 (2.27%) SEO
5 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCA
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (56.82%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) XenApp
3 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.09%) vSphere
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.55%) XenServer
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.09%) AppSense
5 2 (4.55%) Apple
5 2 (4.55%) Avaya
5 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.55%) CommVault
5 2 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) NetApp
5 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
5 2 (4.55%) Reuters
6 1 (2.27%) Canon
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) Lotus
6 1 (2.27%) Mitel
6 1 (2.27%) Sophos
6 1 (2.27%) Veeam