The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Engineer
Rank 133 114 126
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.045% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.048% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3157 2070 2545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.18% 92.37% 93.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2052 1306 1445
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 182 205
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Citrix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Citrix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Citrix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Citrix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) NetScaler
4 6 (46.15%) XenApp
4 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) vSphere
6 4 (30.77%) CCEE
6 4 (30.77%) CCAA
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (15.38%) VCP5
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) AppSense
8 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
8 2 (15.38%) CCA
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 1 (7.69%) Apple
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring

Citrix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) NetScaler
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) CCEE
3 4 (30.77%) CCAA
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (15.38%) VCP5
4 2 (15.38%) CCA
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) XenApp
1 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) AppSense
5 1 (7.69%) Apple