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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Engineer
Rank 380 345 389
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +44
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 36 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 26
Average daily rate £363 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £303 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £41.74
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -34.11%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 12 £325 -18.75% 7
Croydon - 3 £500 -
Citrix Engineer
England

Citrix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 66 (100.00%) Citrix
2 59 (89.39%) XenApp
3 42 (63.64%) Windows
4 30 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 28 (42.42%) VMware
5 28 (42.42%) AppSense
6 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (34.85%) NetScaler
9 22 (33.33%) XenDesktop
9 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 20 (30.30%) XenServer
11 14 (21.21%) SCCM
11 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (19.70%) VMware ESX
12 13 (19.70%) SCOM
12 13 (19.70%) SAN
12 13 (19.70%) Finance
13 12 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
15 10 (15.15%) Cisco
15 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
15 10 (15.15%) BMC
15 10 (15.15%) CCEE
16 9 (13.64%) DHCP
16 9 (13.64%) DNS
16 9 (13.64%) vSphere
17 8 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
17 8 (12.12%) HP

Citrix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (7.58%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.85%) NetScaler
2 13 (19.70%) SAN
3 9 (13.64%) DHCP
3 9 (13.64%) DNS
4 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.03%) VLAN
7 1 (1.52%) WAN
7 1 (1.52%) Firewall
7 1 (1.52%) Internet
7 1 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Law
5 3 (4.55%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Thin Client
1 3 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.03%) PKI
2 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.03%) AS400
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.12%) Linux
6 7 (10.61%) SUSE
6 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.58%) UNIX
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.03%) AIX
8 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (10.61%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.09%) Change Management
4 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.06%) Migration
5 3 (4.55%) High Availability
6 2 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.03%) Document Management
6 2 (3.03%) Workflow
7 1 (1.52%) Release Management
7 1 (1.52%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.52%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.06%) VB
3 3 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (15.15%) CCEE
3 7 (10.61%) CCEA
4 5 (7.58%) MCP
4 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.06%) MCITP
5 4 (6.06%) CCA
5 4 (6.06%) CCAA
6 2 (3.03%) MCSE
7 1 (1.52%) CISSP
7 1 (1.52%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.52%) Degree
System Software
1 59 (89.39%) XenApp
2 30 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 22 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 20 (30.30%) XenServer
5 13 (19.70%) VMware ESX
6 11 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (13.64%) vSphere
8 3 (4.55%) Xen
8 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) SCCM
2 13 (19.70%) SCOM
3 5 (7.58%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Citrix
2 28 (42.42%) VMware
2 28 (42.42%) AppSense
3 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco
4 10 (15.15%) BMC
5 8 (12.12%) HP
6 7 (10.61%) EMC
6 7 (10.61%) Intel
6 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.61%) Remedy
6 7 (10.61%) Wyse
7 6 (9.09%) Altiris
8 3 (4.55%) Dell
9 2 (3.03%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.52%) IBM
10 1 (1.52%) Adobe
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle
10 1 (1.52%) NetApp
10 1 (1.52%) Juniper
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: very good
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Applitracker
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £300 - £345 per day
Posted: 22 days ago