Period
to 21 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £333 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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 > North East
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 105 135
Rank change year-on-year +23 +30 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 28 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.15% 0.078% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 0.082% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 0 13
North East median daily rate £333 - £285
10th Percentile £290 - £264
90th Percentile £380 - £332
England median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -19.35% +37.78% -43.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,252 1,219 2,373
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 94.50% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 786 1,498
North East median daily rate £375 £366 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% +12.69% -9.72%
10th Percentile £227 £236 £224
90th Percentile £550 £531 £505
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 60 118
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £20.57 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.09% -23.83% +80.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.09 £11.43
90th Percentile £37.63 £40.00 £35.48
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.14 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.09% -4.53% +8.57%

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in the North East

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the North East

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the North East

Citrix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear - 25 £333 -
Durham -2 1 - -
Northumberland - 1 £290 -
Citrix Engineer
England

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 North East region featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (96.43%) VMware
3 26 (92.86%) XenApp
4 25 (89.29%) XenDesktop
4 25 (89.29%) NetScaler
4 25 (89.29%) Ivanti
5 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
6 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
7 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (67.86%) Windows
7 19 (67.86%) DHCP
7 19 (67.86%) DNS
7 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
8 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
9 17 (60.71%) IIS
9 17 (60.71%) vSphere
10 16 (57.14%) Business Continuity
10 16 (57.14%) SAP
10 16 (57.14%) HP
11 12 (42.86%) ITIL
12 11 (39.29%) Project Management
12 11 (39.29%) Service Delivery
12 11 (39.29%) Degree
12 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
12 11 (39.29%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (35.71%) SAN
14 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
15 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (28.57%) Management Information System

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 17 (60.71%) IIS
2 8 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) NetScaler
2 19 (67.86%) DHCP
2 19 (67.86%) DNS
3 10 (35.71%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
1 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
1 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) Project Management
3 11 (39.29%) Service Delivery
4 8 (28.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (39.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (39.29%) Degree
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) XenApp
2 25 (89.29%) XenDesktop
3 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 17 (60.71%) vSphere
6 8 (28.57%) XenServer
7 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (96.43%) VMware
3 25 (89.29%) Ivanti
4 16 (57.14%) HP
4 16 (57.14%) SAP
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam