Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Support Analyst was £238 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 July 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 Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 852 840
Rank change year-on-year +26 -12 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support Analyst 16 49 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.045% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.047% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 23
UK median daily rate £238 £369 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.59% +60.33% +31.43%
10th Percentile £163 £130 £185
90th Percentile £343 £453 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £134 £285
% change year-on-year +68.22% -53.07% +62.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 34 2
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £16.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.91% +11.86% -22.37%
10th Percentile £28.25 £12.75 £12.83
90th Percentile £34.75 £17.25 £16.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £16.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +90.91% +11.86% -22.37%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90957 104552 107129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.84% 95.02% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 58966 68005 66246
UK median daily rate £427 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.47% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £233
90th Percentile £619 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3123 4144
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.50 £10.47
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.39 £44.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76% +3.03%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 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 +24 15 £231 -37.29% 4
UK excluding London +28 9 £225 +68.22% 2
London +13 7 £295 -30.59% 2
South West +8 4 £200 -
North of England +60 2 - -
North West +30 2 - -
West Midlands +33 1 - -
Midlands +24 1 - - 1
East of England -35 1 £238 +79.25% 1
Wales - 1 £310 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Citrix Support Analyst 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 Support Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) SCCM
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
9 4 (25.00%) DHCP
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) DNS
9 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (25.00%) VLAN
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (25.00%) XenApp
9 4 (25.00%) SCOrch
9 4 (25.00%) SCSM
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
10 3 (18.75%) Office 365
10 3 (18.75%) NetApp
10 3 (18.75%) SLA
10 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (18.75%) SQL
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle
11 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 2 (12.50%) LAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) POP3
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCAA
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCDST
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) MCTS
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 4 (25.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) AppSense
6 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
6 2 (12.50%) Reuters
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) CommVault
7 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
7 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.25%) Sophos