Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Support Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 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 Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 829 827
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support Analyst 19 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.024% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.025% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 13
UK median daily rate £450 £270 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -27.03% +105.56%
10th Percentile £265 £238 £240
90th Percentile £475 £296 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 13
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.75 £13.15
90th Percentile £17.25 £17.25 £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 95,342 91,100 101,599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.78% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,328 59,471 64,808
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,819 3,215 3,851
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.74%

Citrix Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Support Analyst in the UK

Citrix Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Support Analyst in the UK

Citrix Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Support Analyst over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Support Analyst in the UK

Citrix Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Support Analyst in the UK

Citrix Support Analyst
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 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
England -25 19 £450 +66.67%
UK excluding London +4 12 £330 -
East of England -17 8 - -
London -32 7 £450 +66.67%
Midlands - 2 £290 -
North of England +47 1 - -
North West +12 1 - -
South East -20 1 £413 -
West Midlands - 1 £250 -
East Midlands - 1 £330 -

Citrix Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Citrix Support Analyst 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 featuring Citrix Support Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
5 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
6 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
6 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
6 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (31.58%) VBScript
8 6 (31.58%) Finance
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) Office 365
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
9 5 (26.32%) VB
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) XenApp
10 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (10.53%) Firewall
12 2 (10.53%) XenServer
12 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
13 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (5.26%) Ivanti
13 1 (5.26%) Online Betting
13 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
13 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared

Citrix Support Analyst 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:

Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Online Betting
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 6 (31.58%) VBScript
3 5 (26.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) XenApp
2 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) XenServer
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Ivanti