Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Support Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 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 Support Engineer
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 850 885
Rank change year-on-year -5 +35 -58
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Support Engineer 18 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.034% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.036% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 21
UK median daily rate £300 £245 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.45% -21.60% +13.64%
10th Percentile £120 £180 £213
90th Percentile £360 £376 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £120 £240 £300
% change year-on-year -50.00% -20.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median hourly rate - £26.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.78% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +17.78% +8.43%

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 97016 99195 108573
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64030 64673 69073
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 2877 3313 4123
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.86% -0.28% +9.39%
10th Percentile £10.94 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

Citrix Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Support Engineer in the UK

Citrix Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Support Engineer in the UK

Citrix Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Support Engineer over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix Support Engineer in the UK

Citrix Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix Support Engineer in the UK

Citrix Support Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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 -12 14 £239 -2.55% 3
UK excluding London +47 12 £120 -50.00% 2
London -29 6 £300 +20.00% 1
North of England +48 3 - - 2
South East -1 3 £120 -65.09%
Scotland +3 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £310 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
North West - 1 - - 2

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Citrix Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) XenApp
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) Android
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 3 (16.67%) Office 365
5 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (11.11%) CCAA
6 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (11.11%) WSUS
6 2 (11.11%) SCOM
6 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.11%) ISEB
6 2 (11.11%) NHS
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (11.11%) AppSense

Citrix Support 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) POP3
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) BYOD
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Android
3 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
2 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Coaching
2 1 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.56%) ITSM
2 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCAA
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) CCA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) AppSense
5 2 (11.11%) Bloomberg
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Reuters
6 1 (5.56%) Aruba
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Lotus
6 1 (5.56%) ProCurve