Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Server Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 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 Server Engineer
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 864 869
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Server Engineer 10 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.017% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 14
UK median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £333 £202 £250
90th Percentile £440 £415 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +18.40% +4.17% +26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
UK median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.03

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Citrix Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Server Engineer in the UK

Citrix Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Server Engineer in the UK

Citrix Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Server Engineer over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Server Engineer in the UK

Citrix Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Server Engineer in the UK

Citrix Server Engineer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Server Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +10 10 £375 +15.38%
UK excluding London +21 9 £370 +18.40%
North of England +56 4 £363 +31.82%
South East +3 4 £370 +5.71%
North West - 3 £375 -
Yorkshire +23 1 £275 -
London -29 1 £600 +84.62%
South West - 1 - -

Citrix Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Citrix Server 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 featuring Citrix Server Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) XenApp
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) Retail
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Office 365
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
8 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (20.00%) SAN
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
9 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (10.00%) DevOps
9 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Citrix Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Xen
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) AppSense
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) IronPort
5 1 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (10.00%) Polycom
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) Veritas