The first table below looks at the demand for the Citrix Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Engineer
Rank 493 480 477
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 71 68 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 62
Average daily rate
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£335 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £295 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Citrix Engineer
UK

Citrix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Citrix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Citrix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Citrix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Citrix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 50 £350 +6.06% 6
South East -7 10 £250 -35.06% 3
West Midlands -10 5 - -
East of England -21 3 £350 - 2
North West -14 1 £250 -6.54% 2
Yorkshire - - - -
Citrix Engineer
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Citrix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 149 (100.00%) Citrix
2 105 (70.47%) XenApp
3 97 (65.10%) Windows
4 69 (46.31%) Microsoft
5 60 (40.27%) VMware
6 53 (35.57%) Active Directory
7 48 (32.21%) XenDesktop
8 44 (29.53%) NetScaler
9 43 (28.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (26.85%) XenServer
11 37 (24.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 35 (23.49%) Microsoft App-V
13 33 (22.15%) Citrix Certification
14 31 (20.81%) SCCM
15 30 (20.13%) AppSense
16 28 (18.79%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (14.09%) Finance
18 19 (12.75%) Banking
18 19 (12.75%) PowerShell
19 18 (12.08%) CCA
20 17 (11.41%) CCEA
20 17 (11.41%) Windows 7
21 16 (10.74%) VMware ESX
22 15 (10.07%) SAN
22 15 (10.07%) CCEE
23 14 (9.40%) SCOM
24 13 (8.72%) TCP/IP
24 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
25 12 (8.05%) MS Exchange
25 12 (8.05%) SQL Server

Citrix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.68%) IIS
4 3 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.34%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (6.04%) MS Office
2 5 (3.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Office 365
1 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (29.53%) NetScaler
2 15 (10.07%) SAN
3 13 (8.72%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.71%) VLAN
5 9 (6.04%) DHCP
5 9 (6.04%) DNS
6 8 (5.37%) Firewall
7 5 (3.36%) NAS
7 5 (3.36%) LAN
7 5 (3.36%) WAN
8 3 (2.01%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.01%) BIG-IP
8 3 (2.01%) DSL
8 3 (2.01%) MPLS
9 2 (1.34%) VPN
10 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.67%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (4.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MSI
General
1 21 (14.09%) Finance
2 19 (12.75%) Banking
3 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.68%) Law
4 3 (2.01%) Legal
5 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Local Government
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.34%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.37%) Blackberry
2 5 (3.36%) Fat Client
2 5 (3.36%) PKI
2 5 (3.36%) PDA
2 5 (3.36%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.34%) Streaming Video
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.67%) iPad
4 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 97 (65.10%) Windows
2 43 (28.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (24.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (11.41%) Windows 7
5 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.70%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.36%) UNIX
7 5 (3.36%) Linux
8 3 (2.01%) Solaris
9 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.67%) SUSE
10 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (6.04%) Load Balancing
3 7 (4.70%) Migration
3 7 (4.70%) DNA
4 6 (4.03%) ITIL
5 4 (2.68%) Project Management
6 3 (2.01%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (2.01%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (2.01%) ITSM
6 3 (2.01%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.01%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.01%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.01%) Service Management
6 3 (2.01%) BCP
7 2 (1.34%) Release Management
7 2 (1.34%) Integration Testing
7 2 (1.34%) Change Control
7 2 (1.34%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (1.34%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (1.34%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.75%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.38%) SQL
3 9 (6.04%) VBScript
4 4 (2.68%) C
5 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (22.15%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (12.08%) CCA
3 17 (11.41%) CCEA
4 15 (10.07%) CCEE
5 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared
6 10 (6.71%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.03%) MCP
8 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.01%) MCITP
9 3 (2.01%) MCSE
10 1 (0.67%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) SLA
System Software
1 105 (70.47%) XenApp
2 53 (35.57%) Active Directory
3 48 (32.21%) XenDesktop
4 40 (26.85%) XenServer
5 35 (23.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 28 (18.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (10.74%) VMware ESX
8 10 (6.71%) Xen
9 6 (4.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (4.03%) Hyper-V
9 6 (4.03%) vSphere
10 4 (2.68%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.01%) NLBS
12 2 (1.34%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.67%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 31 (20.81%) SCCM
2 14 (9.40%) SCOM
3 7 (4.70%) AppDNA
4 3 (2.01%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.34%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) Citrix
2 69 (46.31%) Microsoft
3 60 (40.27%) VMware
4 30 (20.13%) AppSense
5 8 (5.37%) Cisco
5 8 (5.37%) EMC
5 8 (5.37%) Wyse
6 7 (4.70%) SAP
6 7 (4.70%) Business Objects
7 6 (4.03%) Altiris
8 5 (3.36%) Dell
9 4 (2.68%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.01%) Symantec
10 3 (2.01%) BMC
11 2 (1.34%) Remedy
11 2 (1.34%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.67%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.67%) F5
12 1 (0.67%) IronPort
12 1 (0.67%) LANDesk
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