The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Engineer
Rank 375 362 357
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 33 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 43 34
Average daily rate £405 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £28.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +17.89%
Citrix Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Citrix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Citrix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Citrix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Citrix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Citrix Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
City of London +36 9 £410 +10.81% 2
Croydon -14 1 £325 -13.33%
Citrix Engineer
England

Citrix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 82 (100.00%) Citrix
2 60 (73.17%) Windows
3 55 (67.07%) XenApp
4 52 (63.41%) VMware
5 43 (52.44%) XenDesktop
6 40 (48.78%) Active Directory
7 39 (47.56%) Windows Server
8 38 (46.34%) NetScaler
9 36 (43.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (39.02%) SCCM
11 30 (36.59%) Microsoft App-V
11 30 (36.59%) AppSense
12 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
13 24 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (28.05%) Finance
15 22 (26.83%) DNS
15 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
17 16 (19.51%) ITIL
18 13 (15.85%) Citrix Certification
19 12 (14.63%) vSphere
20 11 (13.41%) Windows 7
20 11 (13.41%) SCOM
21 10 (12.20%) Hedge funds
21 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
21 10 (12.20%) DHCP
22 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
22 9 (10.98%) VMware ESX
23 8 (9.76%) CCEE
23 8 (9.76%) Data Centre

Citrix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.10%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
3 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.44%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (1.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (46.34%) NetScaler
2 22 (26.83%) DNS
3 10 (12.20%) DHCP
4 8 (9.76%) VLAN
5 7 (8.54%) SAN
6 5 (6.10%) Firewall
7 4 (4.88%) Ethernet
7 4 (4.88%) Internet
7 4 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (4.88%) SNMP
7 4 (4.88%) VPN
7 4 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.44%) HTTP
9 2 (2.44%) LAN
9 2 (2.44%) Network Security
9 2 (2.44%) SMTP
9 2 (2.44%) VoIP
9 2 (2.44%) WAN
9 2 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.66%) Law
6 2 (2.44%) Legal
7 1 (1.22%) Front Office
7 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) HTML
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Hedge funds
2 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) PKI
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.44%) CCTV
5 2 (2.44%) iPhone
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.22%) NHS
6 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.22%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (73.17%) Windows
2 39 (47.56%) Windows Server
3 36 (43.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.41%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.10%) Linux
8 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.22%) AIX
10 1 (1.22%) Android
10 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) ITIL
2 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.32%) Performance Management
3 6 (7.32%) Service Management
4 5 (6.10%) Migration
4 5 (6.10%) Project Management
4 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.66%) Application Packaging
6 3 (3.66%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.66%) High Availability
6 3 (3.66%) ITSM
6 3 (3.66%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.66%) Network Management
6 3 (3.66%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (3.66%) PRINCE
6 3 (3.66%) Server Building
7 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.10%) VB
3 3 (3.66%) SQL
4 2 (2.44%) VBScript
5 1 (1.22%) C#
5 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (9.76%) CCEA
2 8 (9.76%) CCEE
3 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.88%) CCA
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.88%) MCP
5 3 (3.66%) CCNP
5 3 (3.66%) MCSA
5 3 (3.66%) MCSE
5 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.44%) CCNA
6 2 (2.44%) MCITP
7 1 (1.22%) CCAA
7 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (67.07%) XenApp
2 43 (52.44%) XenDesktop
3 40 (48.78%) Active Directory
4 30 (36.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 24 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (14.63%) vSphere
7 9 (10.98%) VMware ESX
8 6 (7.32%) XenServer
9 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
10 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.22%) Docker
11 1 (1.22%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.22%) NFS
11 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (39.02%) SCCM
2 11 (13.41%) SCOM
3 6 (7.32%) EdgeSight
3 6 (7.32%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.44%) Ionix
5 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.22%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.22%) Nagios
5 1 (1.22%) SCSM
5 1 (1.22%) vMotion
5 1 (1.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (63.41%) VMware
3 30 (36.59%) AppSense
4 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.76%) HP
6 7 (8.54%) Cisco
6 7 (8.54%) Remedy
7 6 (7.32%) Altiris
8 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.66%) BMC
10 2 (2.44%) F5
10 2 (2.44%) NetApp
10 2 (2.44%) Oracle
10 2 (2.44%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.22%) CA
11 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.22%) IBM
11 1 (1.22%) iManage
11 1 (1.22%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.22%) Veeam