The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Engineer
Rank 142 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 8 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Average daily rate £413 £369 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £448 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £363 £275
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +24.44%
Citrix Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3003 4864 5652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.42% 94.98% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2367 3726 4072
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 82 91
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Citrix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Citrix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix Engineer across the City of London region.

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Citrix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Engineer across the City of London region.

Citrix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Citrix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Citrix Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Citrix Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) SCCM
3 8 (61.54%) XenApp
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) AppSense
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) XenServer
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (15.38%) Altiris
9 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
9 2 (15.38%) Network Management
9 2 (15.38%) XenMobile
9 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
9 2 (15.38%) SAN
9 2 (15.38%) Internet
9 2 (15.38%) DHCP
9 2 (15.38%) VBScript
9 2 (15.38%) VB
9 2 (15.38%) SNMP
9 2 (15.38%) DNS
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
9 2 (15.38%) Release Management

Citrix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Citrix Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Citrix Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Network Management
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
1 2 (15.38%) Release Management
2 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCEA
1 1 (7.69%) CCEE
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) XenApp
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
5 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) XenServer
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) XenMobile
3 1 (7.69%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) AppSense
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Altiris
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) TOWER Software