The median contractor rate for a Citrix Support was £279 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Support
England / London
Rank 393 411 388
Rank change year-on-year +18 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support 5 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.090% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.095% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 19
Median daily rate £279 £318 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +41.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £180 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £430 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £268 £275
% change year-on-year +15.88% -2.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -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 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 18357 21038 20420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.81% 95.01% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13065 15076 14090
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 283 378
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Citrix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Support in London

Citrix Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Support in London

Citrix Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Support in London

Citrix Support
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 Support within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +1 2 £325 -23.52%
Citrix Support
England

Citrix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region featuring Citrix Support in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
5 10 (47.62%) XenApp
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) AppSense
9 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (19.05%) SCCM
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 3 (14.29%) vSphere
10 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
10 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) Software Packaging
10 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 3 (14.29%) Service Management
10 3 (14.29%) SAN
11 2 (9.52%) CommVault

Citrix Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) PBX
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.52%) Fund Management
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) SEO
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CCA
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) XenApp
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) AppSense
5 2 (9.52%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) CommVault
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) Canon
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos