The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £308 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Engineer
England / South East
Rank 229 247 247
Rank change year-on-year +18 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 11 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 9
Median daily rate £308 £307 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.32% -37.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £383 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £325 £333
% change year-on-year -4.23% -2.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
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 South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7272 8761 9239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.04% 95.01% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4116 5354 4947
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 377 446
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Engineer in the South East

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the South East

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Engineer in the South East

Citrix Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Engineer in the South East

Citrix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire +6 7 £304 +1.25%
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £425 -
Berkshire +27 1 - -
Surrey +9 1 - -
Citrix Engineer
England

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (60.71%) XenApp
3 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
4 11 (39.29%) NetScaler
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
5 10 (35.71%) DNS
5 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (21.43%) AppDNA
7 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
7 6 (21.43%) vSphere
7 6 (21.43%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 6 (21.43%) Network Security
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) Dell
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 5 (17.86%) SSL
8 5 (17.86%) DHCP
8 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (17.86%) Email Filtering
8 5 (17.86%) Web Filtering
8 5 (17.86%) Regular Expression

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) NetScaler
2 10 (35.71%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) Network Security
4 5 (17.86%) DHCP
4 5 (17.86%) SSL
5 4 (14.29%) Skype
5 4 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Regular Expression
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) BYOD
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (21.43%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (17.86%) Email Filtering
2 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (17.86%) Web Filtering
3 4 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Design
5 2 (7.14%) DNA
5 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) CCA
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) XenApp
2 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (21.43%) vSphere
4 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.71%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (7.14%) XenServer
9 1 (3.57%) Squid
9 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) AppDNA
2 5 (17.86%) EdgeSight
3 4 (14.29%) AirWatch
3 4 (14.29%) SCCM
3 4 (14.29%) SCOM
4 2 (7.14%) XenMobile
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Dell
2 6 (21.43%) Extreme Networks
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat