The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Citrix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Engineer
Rank 555 542 494
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 106 107 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 63 74
Median daily rate £313 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.65% +14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.41% -0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £102.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -68.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Citrix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Citrix Engineer in the job title.

Citrix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Citrix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 97 £313 -15.40% 13
London -19 44 £343 -14.37% 4
North East -24 17 £313 +24.95%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 17 £313 -
Tyne and Wear - 17 £313 -
South East +7 13 £311 +1.63% 3
City of London +42 7 £375 -2.59%
West Midlands - 7 £240 - 1
Hampshire +3 6 £325 +8.33% 1
Berkshire +6 5 £235 -
North West -5 5 £295 -1.66% 1
Reading - 5 £235 -
Worcester - 4 £240 - 1
Worcestershire - 4 £240 - 1
Scotland +5 3 - - 1
East Midlands +3 3 £225 - 2
Cheshire +1 3 £260 -15.10%
South West -4 3 £350 +100.00%
Leicestershire - 3 £225 - 2
East of England +10 2 £425 +41.66%
Merseyside -1 2 £450 +80.00% 1
Croydon -14 2 £450 -2.70%
West Yorkshire - 2 £275 - 1
Leeds - 2 £275 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £275 - 2
Edinburgh - 2 - -
South Wales +18 1 £150 -57.14%
Wales +16 1 £150 -57.74%
Kent +9 1 £350 -6.66% 2
Southampton +9 1 £308 +2.50% 1

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Citrix Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Citrix Engineer in the job title.

1 225 (100.00%) Citrix
2 137 (60.89%) Windows
3 136 (60.44%) XenApp
4 122 (54.22%) VMware
5 93 (41.33%) Windows Server
6 91 (40.44%) Microsoft
7 84 (37.33%) NetScaler
8 83 (36.89%) Active Directory
9 82 (36.44%) XenDesktop
10 71 (31.56%) PowerShell
11 68 (30.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 64 (28.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 60 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (20.44%) Finance
15 45 (20.00%) AppSense
16 40 (17.78%) Cisco
16 40 (17.78%) DNS
16 40 (17.78%) SCCM
17 39 (17.33%) ITIL
18 38 (16.89%) HP
18 38 (16.89%) Security Cleared
19 36 (16.00%) SC Cleared
19 36 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
20 33 (14.67%) XenServer
21 32 (14.22%) Windows Server 2003
21 32 (14.22%) vSphere
22 30 (13.33%) Firewall
23 28 (12.44%) Microsoft App-V
24 27 (12.00%) SAN
24 27 (12.00%) SQL Server

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.22%) IIS
4 4 (1.78%) Apache
4 4 (1.78%) nginx
4 4 (1.78%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.78%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.89%) MS Office
3 4 (1.78%) MS Project
4 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.00%) Office 365
2 3 (1.33%) PaaS
2 3 (1.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 84 (37.33%) NetScaler
2 40 (17.78%) DNS
3 30 (13.33%) Firewall
4 27 (12.00%) SAN
5 24 (10.67%) DHCP
6 17 (7.56%) Network Security
7 12 (5.33%) VLAN
8 11 (4.89%) LAN
8 11 (4.89%) WAN
9 10 (4.44%) Internet
9 10 (4.44%) SSL
10 7 (3.11%) VPN
11 6 (2.67%) NAS
12 5 (2.22%) TCP/IP
13 4 (1.78%) Extranet
13 4 (1.78%) IPsec
13 4 (1.78%) MPLS
14 3 (1.33%) OSPF
14 3 (1.33%) VoIP
14 3 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.33%) MySQL
2 3 (1.33%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) AdminStudio
General
1 46 (20.44%) Finance
2 17 (7.56%) Banking
3 14 (6.22%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.11%) Legal
5 5 (2.22%) Retail
6 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.33%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.89%) German Language
8 2 (0.89%) Law
8 2 (0.89%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.78%) HTML
2 12 (5.33%) .NET
3 10 (4.44%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.33%) HTML5
4 3 (1.33%) LAMP
4 3 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (1.33%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.44%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.44%) Middleware
5 1 (0.44%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.89%) Clustering
4 6 (2.67%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.78%) PDA
6 4 (1.78%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.33%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.33%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.89%) EMC VNXe
8 2 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.89%) Replication
8 2 (0.89%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.44%) DataPower
9 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) PKI
9 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 137 (60.89%) Windows
2 93 (41.33%) Windows Server
3 68 (30.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 64 (28.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (14.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (10.67%) Linux
7 17 (7.56%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.11%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.22%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.78%) Solaris
11 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.33%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.33%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.89%) Unix
12 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.44%) Android
13 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.44%) VMS
13 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.33%) ITIL
2 22 (9.78%) Migration
3 21 (9.33%) Analytics
3 21 (9.33%) Project Management
4 17 (7.56%) Change Management
5 14 (6.22%) Application Packaging
5 14 (6.22%) Open Source
5 14 (6.22%) Server Building
6 13 (5.78%) Incident Management
7 12 (5.33%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.89%) Load Balancing
9 10 (4.44%) Business Continuity
9 10 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (4.44%) Email Filtering
9 10 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (4.44%) Web Filtering
10 9 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (3.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (3.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 71 (31.56%) PowerShell
2 20 (8.89%) SQL
3 15 (6.67%) C#
4 13 (5.78%) VBScript
5 7 (3.11%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.22%) Java
6 5 (2.22%) VB
7 4 (1.78%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.78%) Python
8 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (16.89%) Security Cleared
2 36 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 22 (9.78%) Citrix Certification
4 20 (8.89%) CCA
5 19 (8.44%) Degree
6 14 (6.22%) MCSE
7 13 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (4.44%) CCNA
10 8 (3.56%) CCNP
11 3 (1.33%) CCIE
12 2 (0.89%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.44%) CCAA
13 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.44%) VCAP
13 1 (0.44%) VCDX
13 1 (0.44%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 136 (60.44%) XenApp
2 83 (36.89%) Active Directory
3 82 (36.44%) XenDesktop
4 60 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (14.67%) XenServer
6 32 (14.22%) vSphere
7 28 (12.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (11.56%) Hyper-V
9 14 (6.22%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (5.78%) VMware ESX
11 9 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (2.22%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.78%) Terminal Services
13 4 (1.78%) UAG
14 3 (1.33%) DFS Replication
14 3 (1.33%) MetaFrame
14 3 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (17.78%) SCCM
2 18 (8.00%) EdgeSight
2 18 (8.00%) SCOM
3 15 (6.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 9 (4.00%) HP SIM
5 7 (3.11%) Backup Exec
6 6 (2.67%) XenMobile
7 4 (1.78%) AppDNA
7 4 (1.78%) IBM BigFix
7 4 (1.78%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (1.33%) SafeCom
9 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.89%) Opsview
9 2 (0.89%) WSUS
10 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.44%) SAP Afaria
10 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 225 (100.00%) Citrix
2 122 (54.22%) VMware
3 91 (40.44%) Microsoft
4 45 (20.00%) AppSense
5 40 (17.78%) Cisco
6 38 (16.89%) HP
7 13 (5.78%) Dell
8 9 (4.00%) CA
8 9 (4.00%) NetApp
8 9 (4.00%) SAP
8 9 (4.00%) Symantec
9 8 (3.56%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.56%) EMC
9 8 (3.56%) IBM
10 7 (3.11%) Juniper
10 7 (3.11%) Veeam
11 6 (2.67%) Extreme Networks
11 6 (2.67%) Mitel
12 5 (2.22%) Apple
13 4 (1.78%) Wyse
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