The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 April 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 Engineer
England / London
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 401 396 378
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 25 45 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 43
Median daily rate £380 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.14% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £175 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -43.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19740 21994 21238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.70% 94.98% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14063 15899 14585
Median daily rate £475 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 255 375
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.72
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.30%  

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Citrix Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in London

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Engineer in London

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer in London over the 3 months to 22 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Engineer in London

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 22 April 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
City of London +5 4 £336 -19.46% 1
Croydon - 2 £450 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £200 -
Citrix Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 2017, Citrix Engineer 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 London region featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Citrix
2 46 (85.19%) Windows
3 32 (59.26%) XenApp
4 29 (53.70%) VMware
5 27 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 23 (42.59%) Windows Server
7 18 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
11 12 (22.22%) Migration
12 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
13 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 9 (16.67%) Finance
14 8 (14.81%) SCCM
14 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
14 8 (14.81%) NetScaler
15 7 (12.96%) Banking
15 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
15 7 (12.96%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (12.96%) HP
15 7 (12.96%) ITIL
16 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
17 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
17 5 (9.26%) Office 365
17 5 (9.26%) CCA
17 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (9.26%) Apple

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 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) G Suite
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) NetScaler
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) REST
2 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.85%) XMPP
2 1 (1.85%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (85.19%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Windows Server
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
6 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.41%) Linux
7 4 (7.41%) Mac OS X
7 4 (7.41%) Unix
8 3 (5.56%) Android
8 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
8 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Migration
2 7 (12.96%) ITIL
3 4 (7.41%) High Availability
3 4 (7.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.56%) Change Management
4 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (5.56%) Patch Management
4 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.56%) Software Distribution
4 3 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (5.56%) Use Case
5 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.70%) DevOps
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.70%) Server Building
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (1.85%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (1.85%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.56%) Python
3 2 (3.70%) VB
3 2 (3.70%) VBScript
4 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (9.26%) CCA
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) MCITP
4 2 (3.70%) MCP
4 2 (3.70%) MCTS
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.85%) CCEA
System Software
1 32 (59.26%) XenApp
2 27 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
6 5 (9.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (7.41%) BitLocker
7 4 (7.41%) Xen
8 3 (5.56%) vSphere
8 3 (5.56%) XenServer
9 2 (3.70%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.85%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
10 1 (1.85%) SRDF
10 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) PowerCLI
2 3 (5.56%) WSUS
3 2 (3.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Citrix
2 29 (53.70%) VMware
3 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.96%) HP
5 5 (9.26%) Apple
6 4 (7.41%) AppSense
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) F5
7 3 (5.56%) Google
7 3 (5.56%) Symantec
8 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.85%) EMC
8 1 (1.85%) Reuters
8 1 (1.85%) Sophos
8 1 (1.85%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.85%) Veritas