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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Engineer
Rank 554 548 497
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 107 114 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 75 72
Median daily rate £308 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £287 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-18.46% -

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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -5 102 £308 -18.00% 18
London -16 48 £375 -6.25% 7
South East +12 11 £320 -3.39% 3
North East -16 11 £285 +13.77%
Tyne and Wear - 11 £285 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £285 -
South West +17 8 £338 +92.85% 1
East Midlands +5 8 £275 - 1
City of London +30 7 £375 -4.76% 1
Hampshire +4 6 £325 +6.12%
North West +15 5 £373 +25.21% 3
West Midlands -29 5 £240 -38.46% 1
Bristol - 5 £263 - 1
Worcestershire - 5 £240 -
Worcester - 5 £240 -
Derbyshire - 5 £275 - 1
Croydon -11 4 £450 -2.70%
Yorkshire - 4 £300 - 1
Cheshire +9 3 £295 -0.84% 2
Berkshire +8 3 £235 -
Reading - 3 £235 -
Chesterfield - 3 £275 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £225 -
Merseyside +4 2 £450 +80.00% 1
Leeds - 2 £275 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £275 - 1
Sheffield - 2 £300 -
Derby - 2 £400 -
Mayfair - 2 £363 -

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Citrix
2 144 (62.61%) Windows
3 143 (62.17%) XenApp
4 122 (53.04%) VMware
5 94 (40.87%) Microsoft
6 93 (40.43%) Windows Server
7 91 (39.57%) Active Directory
7 91 (39.57%) XenDesktop
8 85 (36.96%) NetScaler
9 68 (29.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 67 (29.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 64 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 63 (27.39%) PowerShell
13 50 (21.74%) AppSense
14 44 (19.13%) Security Cleared
15 43 (18.70%) Cisco
16 42 (18.26%) Finance
16 42 (18.26%) SC Cleared
17 41 (17.83%) DNS
18 39 (16.96%) ITIL
19 38 (16.52%) HP
19 38 (16.52%) SCCM
20 36 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
21 35 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
22 34 (14.78%) Microsoft App-V
23 29 (12.61%) DHCP
23 29 (12.61%) Firewall
24 28 (12.17%) XenServer
25 27 (11.74%) SAN
26 26 (11.30%) 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 18 (7.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.22%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.17%) IIS
5 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.74%) Apache
6 4 (1.74%) nginx
6 4 (1.74%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.96%) MS Office
3 4 (1.74%) MS Project
4 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.91%) Office 365
2 3 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.30%) PaaS
2 3 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 85 (36.96%) NetScaler
2 41 (17.83%) DNS
3 29 (12.61%) DHCP
3 29 (12.61%) Firewall
4 27 (11.74%) SAN
5 16 (6.96%) Network Security
6 14 (6.09%) VLAN
7 12 (5.22%) LAN
8 11 (4.78%) WAN
9 10 (4.35%) Internet
10 8 (3.48%) SSL
11 7 (3.04%) NAS
11 7 (3.04%) VPN
12 6 (2.61%) Extranet
12 6 (2.61%) TCP/IP
13 5 (2.17%) IPsec
13 5 (2.17%) MPLS
13 5 (2.17%) VoIP
14 4 (1.74%) OSPF
14 4 (1.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.30%) MySQL
2 3 (1.30%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) AdminStudio
General
1 42 (18.26%) Finance
2 12 (5.22%) Banking
3 10 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.91%) Legal
5 5 (2.17%) Retail
5 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.30%) Publishing
7 2 (0.87%) German Language
7 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.35%) HTML
2 9 (3.91%) .NET
3 8 (3.48%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.30%) HTML5
4 3 (1.30%) LAMP
4 3 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (1.30%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.43%) Middleware
5 1 (0.43%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.43%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.26%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.78%) Clustering
4 8 (3.48%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.17%) PDA
6 5 (2.17%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.74%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.74%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.87%) EMC VNXe
8 2 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.87%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) PKI
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
9 1 (0.43%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 144 (62.61%) Windows
2 93 (40.43%) Windows Server
3 68 (29.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (29.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (9.13%) Linux
7 19 (8.26%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.78%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.04%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.17%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.74%) Solaris
12 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.30%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.43%) Android
14 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.43%) VMS
14 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.96%) ITIL
2 23 (10.00%) Migration
3 21 (9.13%) Analytics
4 20 (8.70%) Project Management
5 14 (6.09%) Application Packaging
6 12 (5.22%) Business Continuity
7 11 (4.78%) Change Management
7 11 (4.78%) Open Source
8 10 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.35%) Server Building
8 10 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.91%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.91%) Load Balancing
10 8 (3.48%) Email Filtering
10 8 (3.48%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (3.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (3.48%) Web Filtering
11 6 (2.61%) Patch Management
11 6 (2.61%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.39%) PowerShell
2 23 (10.00%) SQL
3 13 (5.65%) VBScript
4 12 (5.22%) C#
5 7 (3.04%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.17%) VB
7 4 (1.74%) Java
7 4 (1.74%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.30%) Python
8 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (19.13%) Security Cleared
2 42 (18.26%) SC Cleared
3 35 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (8.70%) Degree
5 19 (8.26%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (7.39%) CCA
7 13 (5.65%) MCSE
8 12 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (3.48%) CCNA
10 7 (3.04%) CCNP
11 3 (1.30%) CCIE
11 3 (1.30%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.43%) CCAA
12 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.43%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.43%) VCAP
12 1 (0.43%) VCDX
12 1 (0.43%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 143 (62.17%) XenApp
2 91 (39.57%) Active Directory
2 91 (39.57%) XenDesktop
3 64 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (14.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 28 (12.17%) XenServer
6 24 (10.43%) vSphere
7 23 (10.00%) Hyper-V
8 15 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (5.65%) VMware ESX
10 9 (3.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (2.61%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.74%) UAG
12 4 (1.74%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (1.30%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.30%) MetaFrame
13 3 (1.30%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (16.52%) SCCM
2 17 (7.39%) SCOM
3 16 (6.96%) EdgeSight
4 10 (4.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 8 (3.48%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.04%) XenMobile
7 6 (2.61%) HP SIM
8 5 (2.17%) SafeCom
9 4 (1.74%) IBM BigFix
9 4 (1.74%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 3 (1.30%) AppDNA
10 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.87%) Opsview
11 2 (0.87%) WSUS
12 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.43%) Ansible
12 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.43%) SAP Afaria
12 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 230 (100.00%) Citrix
2 122 (53.04%) VMware
3 94 (40.87%) Microsoft
4 50 (21.74%) AppSense
5 43 (18.70%) Cisco
6 38 (16.52%) HP
7 13 (5.65%) Dell
8 11 (4.78%) SAP
9 10 (4.35%) Symantec
10 8 (3.48%) NetApp
10 8 (3.48%) Veeam
11 7 (3.04%) CheckPoint
11 7 (3.04%) EMC
11 7 (3.04%) Juniper
12 6 (2.61%) CA
12 6 (2.61%) Extreme Networks
12 6 (2.61%) IBM
12 6 (2.61%) Mitel
13 5 (2.17%) Apple
13 5 (2.17%) ThinPrint
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