Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Engineer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 November 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 363 372
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 18 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 15
South East median daily rate £365 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.19% +10.42% -7.69%
10th Percentile £120 £245 £265
90th Percentile £455 £410 £418
England median daily rate £350 £325 £368
% change year-on-year +7.69% -11.56% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -21.43% +45.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15783 15735 18560
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 94.00% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9360 9373 10883
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 642 780 923
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.45
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Citrix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 November 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
Hampshire +15 8 £120 -63.08%
Surrey - 4 £370 -
Berkshire +9 3 £425 +66.67%
Thames Valley -15 3 £425 +21.43%
East Sussex - 2 £388 -
Kent -10 1 £375 +7.14%
Citrix Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) XenApp
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) SCCM
7 6 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (27.78%) Retail
8 5 (27.78%) Office 365
8 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
9 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) Android
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
11 2 (11.11%) QA
11 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (11.11%) AppSense
11 2 (11.11%) ITIL
11 2 (11.11%) LAN
11 2 (11.11%) WAN
11 2 (11.11%) DHCP
11 2 (11.11%) HP
11 2 (11.11%) VPN

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) HP Storage
1 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Android
6 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.56%) ITSM
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Capita
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) ThinPrint
5 1 (5.56%) Wyse