Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 July 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
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 521 494
Rank change year-on-year -17 -27 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 49 90 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 67 83
London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £208 £190 £258
90th Percentile £531 £530 £488
England median daily rate £340 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +4.62% -10.34% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £22.83
England median hourly rate - £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -43.75% +77.78%

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 39760 43292 44192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.96% 95.11% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 31145 30672
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 515 490 769
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.64% +11.51%
10th Percentile £12.42 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.28 £53.05
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +2.94%

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 24 July 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 6 months to 24 July 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
Central London +5 10 £244 -39.81% 2
South London +3 2 £450 +50.00%
West London +40 1 - -
North London - 1 £438 -
Citrix Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 49 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (77.55%) Windows
3 27 (55.10%) VMware
4 22 (44.90%) XenApp
5 21 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
7 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (28.57%) XenDesktop
8 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
9 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
10 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (22.45%) Banking
11 11 (22.45%) SCCM
12 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V
12 9 (18.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (16.33%) Investment Banking
14 7 (14.29%) Clustering
14 7 (14.29%) Migration
14 7 (14.29%) Finance
14 7 (14.29%) HP
14 7 (14.29%) NetScaler
15 6 (12.24%) vSphere
15 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
16 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
16 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
16 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (10.20%) SAN
16 5 (10.20%) Apple
16 5 (10.20%) Linux

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 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 5 (10.20%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) WAN
5 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 11 (22.45%) Banking
2 8 (16.33%) Investment Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Clustering
2 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (77.55%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.20%) Linux
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.08%) Unix
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) Android
8 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) Migration
2 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (10.20%) Change Management
2 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.16%) Application Packaging
4 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL
4 3 (6.12%) Open Source
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 3 (6.12%) Server Building
5 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.08%) High Availability
6 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.04%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.04%) Security Hardening
6 1 (2.04%) SEO
6 1 (2.04%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) C#
2 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (6.12%) CCA
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCEA
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) MCTS
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) XenApp
2 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V
5 9 (18.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (12.24%) vSphere
7 4 (8.16%) SRDF
8 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.08%) Xen
8 2 (4.08%) XenServer
9 1 (2.04%) BitLocker
9 1 (2.04%) MetaFrame
9 1 (2.04%) NFS
9 1 (2.04%) vCloud
9 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) SCCM
2 4 (8.16%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.04%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.04%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.04%) WSUS
3 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (55.10%) VMware
3 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (10.20%) Apple
6 4 (8.16%) AppSense
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) Dell
6 4 (8.16%) EMC
6 4 (8.16%) Veritas
7 3 (6.12%) Bloomberg
7 3 (6.12%) IBM
7 3 (6.12%) Reuters
8 2 (4.08%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) Sophos
9 1 (2.04%) Symantec
9 1 (2.04%) Wyse
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