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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Engineer
UK
Rank 525 557 487
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -70
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Engineer 70 61 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 76
Median daily rate £375 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £319 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.56 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +15.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.56 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%

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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +21 65 £375 +2.04% 14
London +1 27 £450 +22.44% 4
South East +29 22 £350 +16.66% 1
Hampshire +23 10 £308 +2.50%
Oxfordshire - 6 £350 -
North West +20 5 £350 -15.15% 3
East of England +8 4 £375 - 2
Berkshire +7 4 - -
Southampton +7 4 £308 +2.50%
Birmingham +3 4 - -
West Midlands -5 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 - -
City of London -7 3 £475 +16.56% 1
Oxford - 3 £400 -
Scotland +28 2 £391 +11.78%
Edinburgh +22 2 £391 -
Manchester +15 2 £250 -39.39% 3
Surrey +14 2 £400 +150.00% 1
Bedfordshire +6 2 £375 -
Merseyside - 2 £350 -
Liverpool - 2 £350 -
Bedford - 2 £375 -
East Midlands +5 1 - - 3
Woking -11 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £230 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £230 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 2
Cambridge - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Citrix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Citrix
2 92 (63.45%) Windows
3 80 (55.17%) XenApp
4 68 (46.90%) Active Directory
5 63 (43.45%) VMware
6 57 (39.31%) Windows Server
7 50 (34.48%) Microsoft
8 46 (31.72%) XenDesktop
9 42 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (26.21%) NetScaler
11 36 (24.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (22.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (22.76%) DNS
13 29 (20.00%) SCCM
14 28 (19.31%) Firewall
15 27 (18.62%) PowerShell
16 26 (17.93%) Microsoft App-V
16 26 (17.93%) MS Exchange
17 25 (17.24%) Cisco
18 24 (16.55%) ITIL
19 23 (15.86%) Security Cleared
20 20 (13.79%) DHCP
20 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
21 19 (13.10%) Hyper-V
21 19 (13.10%) SC Cleared
22 18 (12.41%) Windows 7
22 18 (12.41%) Dell
23 17 (11.72%) Linux
24 16 (11.03%) Finance
25 15 (10.34%) Windows 10

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 26 (17.93%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.76%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.07%) IIS
7 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Office
2 11 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (6.90%) Office 365
2 7 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.38%) G Suite
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.69%) IaaS
4 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.21%) NetScaler
2 33 (22.76%) DNS
3 28 (19.31%) Firewall
4 20 (13.79%) DHCP
5 12 (8.28%) Network Security
6 11 (7.59%) SSL
7 10 (6.90%) SAN
8 9 (6.21%) VLAN
9 6 (4.14%) NAS
9 6 (4.14%) Wireless
10 5 (3.45%) LAN
11 4 (2.76%) Internet
11 4 (2.76%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.76%) Skype
11 4 (2.76%) VPN
12 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
12 3 (2.07%) WAN
13 2 (1.38%) Extranet
13 2 (1.38%) MPLS
13 2 (1.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 16 (11.03%) Finance
2 6 (4.14%) Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Publishing
3 5 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.59%) Regular Expression
2 4 (2.76%) Software Packaging
2 4 (2.76%) Web Services
3 3 (2.07%) .NET
4 2 (1.38%) HTML
5 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.69%) REST
5 1 (0.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.14%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.76%) BYOD
4 4 (2.76%) PDA
4 4 (2.76%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.07%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.07%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.38%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.38%) Clustering
6 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) PKI
7 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 92 (63.45%) Windows
2 57 (39.31%) Windows Server
3 42 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (24.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (12.41%) Windows 7
7 17 (11.72%) Linux
8 15 (10.34%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.45%) Unix
9 5 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.07%) Android
10 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.38%) Solaris
11 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.55%) ITIL
2 11 (7.59%) Email Filtering
2 11 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (7.59%) Load Balancing
2 11 (7.59%) Web Filtering
3 10 (6.90%) Migration
4 9 (6.21%) Problem Management
5 6 (4.14%) Application Packaging
5 6 (4.14%) Patch Management
6 5 (3.45%) Change Management
6 5 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 5 (3.45%) Service Management
6 5 (3.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (2.76%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (2.76%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.76%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (2.07%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (2.07%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.52%) VBScript
3 7 (4.83%) SQL
4 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.38%) C#
4 2 (1.38%) Python
4 2 (1.38%) VB
5 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (15.86%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (2.76%) Degree
4 4 (2.76%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.07%) MCP
6 2 (1.38%) CCEA
6 2 (1.38%) MCITP
6 2 (1.38%) MCTS
7 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.69%) CCA
7 1 (0.69%) CCNA
7 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.69%) HNC
7 1 (0.69%) MCSA
7 1 (0.69%) MCSE
7 1 (0.69%) NCIE
7 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 80 (55.17%) XenApp
2 68 (46.90%) Active Directory
3 46 (31.72%) XenDesktop
4 33 (22.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (17.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (13.10%) Hyper-V
7 15 (10.34%) XenServer
8 13 (8.97%) vSphere
9 5 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (3.45%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.76%) VMware Server
11 3 (2.07%) BitLocker
11 3 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.07%) Xen
12 1 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.69%) Squid
12 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (20.00%) SCCM
2 9 (6.21%) SCOM
3 8 (5.52%) EdgeSight
4 7 (4.83%) AppDNA
5 6 (4.14%) AirWatch
6 5 (3.45%) WSUS
7 4 (2.76%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.38%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 2 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.38%) PowerCLI
8 2 (1.38%) SafeCom
9 1 (0.69%) Nagios
9 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.69%) Opsview
9 1 (0.69%) Puppet
9 1 (0.69%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 145 (100.00%) Citrix
2 63 (43.45%) VMware
3 50 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 25 (17.24%) Cisco
5 18 (12.41%) Dell
6 14 (9.66%) AppSense
6 14 (9.66%) CheckPoint
7 12 (8.28%) Extreme Networks
7 12 (8.28%) HP
8 7 (4.83%) NetApp
9 5 (3.45%) Symantec
10 4 (2.76%) Veeam
11 3 (2.07%) Apple
11 3 (2.07%) F5
11 3 (2.07%) Intel Security
11 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.07%) SAP
11 3 (2.07%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.38%) Remedy
12 2 (1.38%) ThinPrint
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