Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Support was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 802 792 757
Rank change year-on-year -10 -35 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support 53 79 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.086% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 55
England median daily rate £295 £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.26% -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £143 £163 £179
90th Percentile £475 £403 £430
UK median daily rate £300 £270 £300
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 30 25
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £12.25 £15.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £17.25 £17.25 £30.00
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89873 92200 98570
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.76% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59900 60696 63752
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2662 2972 3818
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%

Citrix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Citrix Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 21 November 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
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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -27 25 £300 +11.11% 2
North of England +57 8 - -
East of England -24 8 - - 1
Midlands +19 7 £205 -14.58% 1
North West +27 5 - -
West Midlands +18 4 £160 -33.33%
South East -1 4 £120 -65.71%
Yorkshire - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £330 - 1
South West -8 1 £225 -25.00%
Citrix Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 53 (100.00%) Citrix
2 36 (67.92%) Windows
3 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
4 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
5 17 (32.08%) Office 365
5 17 (32.08%) VMware
5 17 (32.08%) PowerShell
6 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
6 14 (26.42%) Finance
7 13 (24.53%) ITIL
8 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (20.75%) SCCM
8 11 (20.75%) XenApp
9 10 (18.87%) Cisco
10 9 (16.98%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (15.09%) XenDesktop
12 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
12 7 (13.21%) VBScript
13 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
13 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
13 6 (11.32%) Windows 10
13 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
13 6 (11.32%) VB
13 6 (11.32%) Web Services
13 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
14 5 (9.43%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (9.43%) CCNA
14 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012

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 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Office 365
2 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) DNS
2 3 (5.66%) DHCP
2 3 (5.66%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) VLAN
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) BYOD
3 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (67.92%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.32%) Windows 10
3 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.55%) Android
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
3 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.66%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.77%) Change Management
5 2 (3.77%) Project Management
6 1 (1.89%) Break/Fix
6 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.89%) Coaching
6 1 (1.89%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.89%) Migration
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.89%) Security Patching
6 1 (1.89%) Service Management
6 1 (1.89%) Time Management
6 1 (1.89%) Workflow
6 1 (1.89%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.21%) VBScript
3 6 (11.32%) VB
4 3 (5.66%) SQL
5 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (9.43%) CCNA
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCA
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) MCDST
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) MCTS
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.75%) XenApp
3 8 (15.09%) XenDesktop
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (5.66%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.77%) BitLocker
7 2 (3.77%) XenServer
8 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.89%) VMware NSX
8 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.89%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) SCSM
3 1 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.08%) VMware
4 10 (18.87%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) Apple
5 3 (5.66%) AppSense
5 3 (5.66%) Bloomberg
5 3 (5.66%) HP
5 3 (5.66%) Reuters
6 2 (3.77%) IBM
6 2 (3.77%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.77%) Lotus
6 2 (3.77%) McAfee
7 1 (1.89%) arcserve
7 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.89%) CommVault
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) Intel
7 1 (1.89%) NetApp
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle