Period
to 26 January 2022

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £675 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

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
England > London
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 535 393 448
Rank change year-on-year -142 +55 +98
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 52 17 64
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.095% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 14 47
10th Percentile £363 £306 £320
25th Percentile £406 £355 £364
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £675 £433 £425
Median % change year-on-year +56.07% +1.76% +1.19%
75th Percentile £713 £488 £538
90th Percentile - £534 £575
England median daily rate £500 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +19.05% +12.00% -1.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 35,061 16,448 27,634
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.19% 91.97% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,549 11,984 20,165
10th Percentile £363 £313 £300
25th Percentile £463 £406 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £669 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
England median daily rate £525 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 137 361
10th Percentile £14.38 £18.30 £12.44
25th Percentile £20.26 £22.50 £16.08
Median hourly rate £34.48 £32.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +6.08% +54.76% +7.69%
75th Percentile £49.25 £51.50 £39.25
90th Percentile £64.00 £64.40 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year -6.73% +25.08% -

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Citrix Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in London

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Citrix Engineer in London.

Daily rate trend for Citrix Engineer in London

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Citrix Engineer in London over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Citrix Engineer in London

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Citrix Engineer in London.

Hourly rate trend for Citrix Engineer in London

Citrix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 26 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -61 4 £456 +5.49% 4
East London - 1 £325 - 1
Citrix Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, Citrix Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Citrix
2 39 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 38 (73.08%) Finance
4 32 (61.54%) Asset Management
5 26 (50.00%) Linux
5 26 (50.00%) NFS
6 25 (48.08%) Python
6 25 (48.08%) Windows
6 25 (48.08%) Ansible
7 24 (46.15%) Investment Management
7 24 (46.15%) Grafana
7 24 (46.15%) Prometheus
7 24 (46.15%) Kerberos
7 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 24 (46.15%) TOWER Software
8 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
9 17 (32.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (30.77%) XenDesktop
11 14 (26.92%) VMware
12 13 (25.00%) NetScaler
13 12 (23.08%) SCCM
14 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (21.15%) Microsoft 365
15 10 (19.23%) Hedge funds
15 10 (19.23%) XenApp
15 10 (19.23%) Azure
15 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
16 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
16 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
17 7 (13.46%) Firewall

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (19.23%) Azure
3 6 (11.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (9.62%) Nutanix
5 3 (5.77%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Monitor
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Storage
6 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (46.15%) Kerberos
2 13 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 7 (13.46%) Firewall
4 3 (5.77%) DHCP
5 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.92%) Junos
6 1 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (73.08%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Social Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Flash
1 1 (1.92%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Hedge funds
2 3 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 25 (48.08%) Windows
3 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Asset Management
2 24 (46.15%) Investment Management
2 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 17 (32.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (9.62%) Product Roadmap
5 3 (5.77%) Business Development
6 2 (3.85%) Change Management
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL
6 2 (3.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (1.92%) Analytics
7 1 (1.92%) CI/CD
7 1 (1.92%) DevOps
7 1 (1.92%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.92%) Log Analytics
7 1 (1.92%) Privileged Identity Management
7 1 (1.92%) Project Delivery
7 1 (1.92%) RBAC
7 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) Python
2 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) VBScript
4 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) CCNA
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
1 1 (1.92%) MCSE
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (50.00%) NFS
3 16 (30.77%) XenDesktop
4 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (19.23%) XenApp
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.77%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (48.08%) Ansible
2 24 (46.15%) Grafana
2 24 (46.15%) Prometheus
3 12 (23.08%) SCCM
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.85%) MobiControl
5 2 (3.85%) WSUS
6 1 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.92%) Terraform
6 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Citrix
2 24 (46.15%) TOWER Software
3 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 14 (26.92%) VMware
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
6 4 (7.69%) NetApp
7 3 (5.77%) Ivanti
8 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.85%) HP
8 2 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.85%) SOTI
8 2 (3.85%) Veeam
9 1 (1.92%) Commvault
9 1 (1.92%) Dell
9 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.92%) Juniper
9 1 (1.92%) LogicMonitor
9 1 (1.92%) NVIDIA
9 1 (1.92%) QNAP