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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Engineer
UK
Rank 528 564 504
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -60
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 67 64 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 78
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.56 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +11.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.56 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.81%

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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +36 63 £363 -3.33% 9
London +8 28 £450 +5.88% 2
South East +23 16 £308 +2.50% 2
Hampshire +7 8 £300 -
East of England +8 6 £260 -
City of London -8 6 £475 +15.15%
East Midlands - 5 £350 -
North West +27 4 £350 -6.66% 3
Derbyshire - 4 £350 -
Berkshire +22 3 - -
Surrey +14 3 £400 +150.00% 2
Southampton +7 3 £304 +1.25%
Bracknell - 3 - -
Merseyside -3 2 £350 -6.66% 1
Liverpool -4 2 £350 -6.66% 1
Woking -5 2 - - 2
Croydon - 2 £450 -
Derby - 2 £333 -
Ipswich - 2 £198 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £425 -
Edinburgh - 2 £391 -
Scotland - 2 £391 - 1
Suffolk - 2 £198 -
Essex - 2 £300 -
Cheshire +31 1 - - 1
Manchester +15 1 £250 -39.39%
South West +10 1 - -
West Midlands +4 1 - -
Hertfordshire +3 1 - -
Birmingham -1 1 - -

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Citrix
2 82 (65.08%) Windows
3 67 (53.17%) XenApp
4 60 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 56 (44.44%) VMware
6 45 (35.71%) Windows Server
7 38 (30.16%) Microsoft
7 38 (30.16%) XenDesktop
8 31 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (22.22%) PowerShell
10 27 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (19.05%) NetScaler
12 23 (18.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 23 (18.25%) SCCM
13 21 (16.67%) DNS
14 20 (15.87%) ITIL
15 18 (14.29%) Finance
16 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
17 16 (12.70%) Firewall
17 16 (12.70%) Windows 7
17 16 (12.70%) Windows 10
18 15 (11.90%) Data Centre
18 15 (11.90%) vSphere
18 15 (11.90%) Hyper-V
18 15 (11.90%) Cisco
18 15 (11.90%) HP
19 14 (11.11%) Migration
20 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
21 11 (8.73%) Office 365

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 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.17%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Office 365
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.38%) G Suite
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
5 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.05%) NetScaler
2 21 (16.67%) DNS
3 16 (12.70%) Firewall
4 11 (8.73%) DHCP
5 7 (5.56%) Network Security
5 7 (5.56%) SAN
6 5 (3.97%) SSL
6 5 (3.97%) Wireless
7 4 (3.17%) LAN
7 4 (3.17%) Skype
7 4 (3.17%) VLAN
8 3 (2.38%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.38%) VPN
8 3 (2.38%) WAN
9 2 (1.59%) Internet
9 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.79%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.79%) MPLS
10 1 (0.79%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 18 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Banking
3 5 (3.97%) Publishing
3 5 (3.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) Regular Expression
2 4 (3.17%) Web Services
3 3 (2.38%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.59%) .NET
5 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.79%) HTML
5 1 (0.79%) REST
5 1 (0.79%) XMPP
5 1 (0.79%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) BYOD
4 3 (2.38%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.59%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 82 (65.08%) Windows
2 45 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 31 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (12.70%) Windows 10
5 16 (12.70%) Windows 7
6 11 (8.73%) Linux
7 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.76%) Unix
9 3 (2.38%) Android
9 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.38%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.59%) Solaris
10 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.87%) ITIL
2 14 (11.11%) Migration
3 8 (6.35%) Problem Management
4 7 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 5 (3.97%) Email Filtering
5 5 (3.97%) High Availability
5 5 (3.97%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (3.97%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 5 (3.97%) Web Filtering
6 4 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.17%) Application Packaging
6 4 (3.17%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (3.17%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (3.17%) Configuration Management
6 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (3.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (3.17%) Service Management
7 3 (2.38%) Change Management
7 3 (2.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.35%) VBScript
3 4 (3.17%) SQL
4 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.38%) Python
5 2 (1.59%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.73%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.97%) CCA
6 4 (3.17%) Degree
6 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.38%) MCITP
7 3 (2.38%) MCP
7 3 (2.38%) MCSE
7 3 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.59%) CCEA
8 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.59%) MCTS
9 1 (0.79%) CCNA
9 1 (0.79%) MCSA
9 1 (0.79%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (53.17%) XenApp
2 60 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 38 (30.16%) XenDesktop
4 27 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (18.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (11.90%) Hyper-V
6 15 (11.90%) vSphere
7 9 (7.14%) XenServer
8 4 (3.17%) BitLocker
8 4 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (3.17%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.17%) Xen
9 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.59%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.79%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.79%) Squid
10 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (18.25%) SCCM
2 10 (7.94%) SCOM
3 8 (6.35%) AppDNA
4 5 (3.97%) AirWatch
4 5 (3.97%) EdgeSight
4 5 (3.97%) WSUS
5 2 (1.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.59%) PowerCLI
5 2 (1.59%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Nagios
6 1 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 126 (100.00%) Citrix
2 56 (44.44%) VMware
3 38 (30.16%) Microsoft
4 15 (11.90%) Cisco
4 15 (11.90%) HP
5 11 (8.73%) AppSense
6 9 (7.14%) Dell
7 8 (6.35%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.76%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (4.76%) NetApp
9 5 (3.97%) F5
10 4 (3.17%) ServiceNow
10 4 (3.17%) Symantec
11 3 (2.38%) Apple
11 3 (2.38%) Google
11 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.59%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.59%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.59%) Sourcefire
12 2 (1.59%) Veeam
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