The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Engineer
England / North West
Rank - 155 144
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.078% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.083% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £325 £340
% change year-on-year -4.23% -4.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -50.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2472 3621 3346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 95.04% 94.35% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1543 2156 1756
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 172 203
Median hourly rate £16.18 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.28% +31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.37 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in the North West

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the North West

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the North West

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North West region featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) DNA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SLA

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) DNA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AppDNA
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (20.00%) VMware