The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Engineer
Rank 361 380 348
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 50 34 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 47
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £295 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21896 22402 24433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.40% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15020 15258 15837
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 470 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Citrix Engineer
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 13 £373 +18.25% 4
Citrix Engineer
England

Citrix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 90 (100.00%) Citrix
2 72 (80.00%) XenApp
3 57 (63.33%) Windows
4 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 37 (41.11%) Active Directory
6 35 (38.89%) VMware
7 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
9 26 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (28.89%) Microsoft App-V
10 23 (25.56%) SCCM
10 23 (25.56%) XenServer
11 22 (24.44%) AppSense
11 22 (24.44%) NetScaler
12 21 (23.33%) Finance
13 20 (22.22%) XenDesktop
14 19 (21.11%) Banking
15 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (16.67%) CCEA
16 15 (16.67%) CCEE
17 14 (15.56%) Windows 7
18 13 (14.44%) VMware ESX
19 12 (13.33%) CCA
20 11 (12.22%) SCOM
20 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
21 10 (11.11%) PowerShell
21 10 (11.11%) SAN
22 8 (8.89%) Cisco
22 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
22 8 (8.89%) SQL

Citrix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.44%) IIS
3 3 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Office
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.44%) NetScaler
2 10 (11.11%) SAN
3 6 (6.67%) Firewall
4 5 (5.56%) VLAN
5 4 (4.44%) LAN
5 4 (4.44%) WAN
6 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.33%) MPLS
6 3 (3.33%) DSL
6 3 (3.33%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.11%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.11%) DMZ
7 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MSI
General
1 21 (23.33%) Finance
2 19 (21.11%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Law
3 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) PKI
2 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
2 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.22%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 57 (63.33%) Windows
2 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.78%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.33%) Linux
7 3 (3.33%) UNIX
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.11%) SUSE
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (7.78%) DNA
2 5 (5.56%) ITIL
3 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.33%) ITSM
4 3 (3.33%) BCP
4 3 (3.33%) Service Management
4 3 (3.33%) Migration
4 3 (3.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (3.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.22%) Release Management
5 2 (2.22%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.11%) Change Control
6 1 (1.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.89%) SQL
3 7 (7.78%) VBScript
4 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (16.67%) CCEA
2 15 (16.67%) CCEE
3 12 (13.33%) CCA
4 6 (6.67%) MCP
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.11%) MCITP
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.11%) CCAA
System Software
1 72 (80.00%) XenApp
2 37 (41.11%) Active Directory
3 26 (28.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (25.56%) XenServer
5 20 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (14.44%) VMware ESX
8 6 (6.67%) Xen
9 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
9 4 (4.44%) vSphere
9 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (4.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (3.33%) NLBS
10 3 (3.33%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.11%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 23 (25.56%) SCCM
2 11 (12.22%) SCOM
3 7 (7.78%) AppDNA
4 3 (3.33%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Citrix
2 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 35 (38.89%) VMware
4 22 (24.44%) AppSense
5 8 (8.89%) Cisco
5 8 (8.89%) Wyse
6 7 (7.78%) Business Objects
6 7 (7.78%) SAP
7 5 (5.56%) EMC
8 3 (3.33%) Altiris
8 3 (3.33%) BMC
8 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.22%) Remedy
9 2 (2.22%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.11%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.11%) F5
10 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.11%) Intel
10 1 (1.11%) Juniper
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