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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Engineer
Rank 552 575 527
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 84 89 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 64 66
Median daily rate £325 £375 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +24.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £464 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £325 £270
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £33.50 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £41.90 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +16.66%

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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +18 81 £325 -12.45% 7
London -2 38 £413 +5.76% 1
South East +7 9 £325 -5.45% 1
South West - 8 £338 -
Hampshire +18 7 £325 +4.00%
North West +3 6 £433 +49.13%
East Midlands -7 5 £275 -8.33% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £240 -38.46% 2
North East -17 5 £263 +4.79%
Worcester - 5 £240 -
Bristol - 5 £263 -
Worcestershire - 5 £240 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £263 -
Derbyshire - 5 £275 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £263 -
Cheshire +9 4 £364 +25.43%
Croydon -13 4 £450 -
City of London +20 3 £500 +28.20%
Scotland +3 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £300 -
Chesterfield - 3 £275 -
Edinburgh +19 2 - -
Merseyside +7 2 £450 -
East of England +6 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire -1 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
Derby - 2 £400 -
Sheffield - 2 £300 -
Mayfair - 2 £325 -
Liverpool +9 1 - -

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 203 (100.00%) Citrix
2 128 (63.05%) XenApp
3 125 (61.58%) Windows
4 109 (53.69%) VMware
5 89 (43.84%) Active Directory
6 87 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 83 (40.89%) XenDesktop
8 79 (38.92%) Windows Server
9 70 (34.48%) NetScaler
10 57 (28.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 54 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 49 (24.14%) PowerShell
13 47 (23.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 46 (22.66%) AppSense
15 43 (21.18%) Security Cleared
16 40 (19.70%) DNS
16 40 (19.70%) SC Cleared
17 39 (19.21%) Cisco
18 38 (18.72%) ITIL
19 36 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
20 35 (17.24%) SCCM
21 34 (16.75%) Windows Server 2003
22 31 (15.27%) Finance
22 31 (15.27%) Microsoft App-V
23 30 (14.78%) DHCP
24 27 (13.30%) Firewall
25 25 (12.32%) HP
25 25 (12.32%) MS Excel
25 25 (12.32%) XenServer
26 23 (11.33%) SAN

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 20 (9.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.40%) OpenStack
3 10 (4.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.46%) IIS
6 4 (1.97%) Apache
6 4 (1.97%) nginx
6 4 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.48%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.37%) MS Office
3 3 (1.48%) MS Project
4 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.45%) Office 365
2 3 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.48%) PaaS
2 3 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 70 (34.48%) NetScaler
2 40 (19.70%) DNS
3 30 (14.78%) DHCP
4 27 (13.30%) Firewall
5 23 (11.33%) SAN
6 15 (7.39%) VLAN
7 14 (6.90%) Network Security
8 10 (4.93%) LAN
9 9 (4.43%) Internet
9 9 (4.43%) WAN
10 7 (3.45%) TCP/IP
10 7 (3.45%) VPN
11 6 (2.96%) IP Telephony
11 6 (2.96%) IPsec
11 6 (2.96%) MPLS
11 6 (2.96%) NAS
11 6 (2.96%) SSL
12 5 (2.46%) Extranet
12 5 (2.46%) Wireless
13 4 (1.97%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.48%) MySQL
2 3 (1.48%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) AdminStudio
1 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 31 (15.27%) Finance
2 6 (2.96%) Banking
2 6 (2.96%) Legal
2 6 (2.96%) Retail
3 5 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.97%) Publishing
5 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.99%) German Language
6 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.96%) Regular Expression
2 4 (1.97%) HTML
3 3 (1.48%) .NET
3 3 (1.48%) HTML5
3 3 (1.48%) LAMP
3 3 (1.48%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (1.48%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.99%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.49%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.37%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.43%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.46%) Clustering
5 5 (2.46%) PDA
5 5 (2.46%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.97%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.97%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.99%) EMC VNXe
7 2 (0.99%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.49%) NHS
8 1 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.49%) PKI
8 1 (0.49%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 125 (61.58%) Windows
2 79 (38.92%) Windows Server
3 57 (28.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (23.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (16.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (9.36%) Linux
7 18 (8.87%) Windows 7
8 10 (4.93%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.45%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.97%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.48%) Solaris
11 3 (1.48%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.49%) Android
13 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.49%) Unix
13 1 (0.49%) VMS
13 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.72%) ITIL
2 21 (10.34%) Analytics
3 16 (7.88%) Migration
4 12 (5.91%) Project Management
5 10 (4.93%) Application Packaging
5 10 (4.93%) Business Continuity
6 9 (4.43%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (2.96%) Email Filtering
9 6 (2.96%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (2.96%) Load Balancing
9 6 (2.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (2.96%) Web Filtering
10 5 (2.46%) Application Virtualisation
10 5 (2.46%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (2.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 5 (2.46%) Open Source
10 5 (2.46%) Patch Management
10 5 (2.46%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 16 (7.88%) SQL
3 13 (6.40%) VBScript
4 7 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.46%) VB
6 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.48%) C#
6 3 (1.48%) Java
6 3 (1.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.48%) Python
6 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (21.18%) Security Cleared
2 40 (19.70%) SC Cleared
3 36 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (9.36%) Degree
5 15 (7.39%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (6.40%) CCA
7 12 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (5.91%) MCSE
8 11 (5.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (3.94%) CCNA
10 6 (2.96%) CCNP
11 3 (1.48%) CCIE
11 3 (1.48%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.99%) MCSA
13 1 (0.49%) CCAA
13 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.49%) MCTS
13 1 (0.49%) VCAP
13 1 (0.49%) VCDX
13 1 (0.49%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 128 (63.05%) XenApp
2 89 (43.84%) Active Directory
3 83 (40.89%) XenDesktop
4 54 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (15.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 25 (12.32%) XenServer
7 20 (9.85%) vSphere
8 19 (9.36%) Hyper-V
9 14 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (5.91%) VMware ESX
11 8 (3.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (2.96%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.48%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.48%) MetaFrame
13 3 (1.48%) UAG
13 3 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (1.48%) Xen
14 2 (0.99%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 35 (17.24%) SCCM
2 15 (7.39%) SCOM
3 7 (3.45%) EdgeSight
3 7 (3.45%) XenMobile
4 6 (2.96%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.46%) SafeCom
6 4 (1.97%) PowerCLI
7 3 (1.48%) IBM BigFix
7 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.48%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 3 (1.48%) WSUS
8 2 (0.99%) AppDNA
8 2 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.99%) Opsview
9 1 (0.49%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.49%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.49%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.49%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.49%) vRealize
9 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 203 (100.00%) Citrix
2 109 (53.69%) VMware
3 87 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 46 (22.66%) AppSense
5 39 (19.21%) Cisco
6 25 (12.32%) HP
7 11 (5.42%) Dell
7 11 (5.42%) SAP
8 9 (4.43%) Symantec
9 7 (3.45%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.45%) EMC
9 7 (3.45%) Juniper
9 7 (3.45%) NetApp
9 7 (3.45%) Veeam
10 6 (2.96%) Extreme Networks
11 5 (2.46%) Apple
11 5 (2.46%) Mitel
11 5 (2.46%) ThinPrint
12 4 (1.97%) IBM
12 4 (1.97%) Red Hat
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