The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Citrix Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Server Engineer
Rank 648 654 625
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Server Engineer 13 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.016% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.017% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Median daily rate £290 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £300 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £238
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -

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
51008 54089 51827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.76% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33192 34291 31378
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 1546 2003 2097
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Citrix Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Citrix Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Citrix Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Citrix Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Citrix Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Citrix Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Server Engineer
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +23 13 £290 +5.35% 1
London +4 7 £290 -
East Midlands - 2 £300 -
Leicestershire - 2 £300 -
East of England +19 1 - -
South East +15 1 £350 +16.66%
Bedfordshire -2 1 - -
North East -39 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £350 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 1
City of London - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Hinckley - 1 £375 -
Leeds - 1 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £275 -

Citrix Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Citrix Server 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 Server Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 28 (90.32%) Windows
3 26 (83.87%) VMware
4 25 (80.65%) Windows Server
5 22 (70.97%) XenApp
6 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
6 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
7 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) DNS
9 9 (29.03%) ITIL
10 8 (25.81%) SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Firewall
10 8 (25.81%) SCCM
11 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
11 7 (22.58%) vSphere
11 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
12 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (19.35%) SCOM
12 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (19.35%) Finance
12 6 (19.35%) Symantec
12 6 (19.35%) NetApp
13 5 (16.13%) Migration
13 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
13 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
13 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange

Citrix Server 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 4 (12.90%) Extranet
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.45%) VLAN
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Phone
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
4 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (12.90%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCA
5 1 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) XenApp
2 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (22.58%) vSphere
4 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
5 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
6 5 (16.13%) XenServer
7 4 (12.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (12.90%) UAG
7 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (6.45%) Xen
9 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) SCOM
3 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
4 4 (12.90%) IBM BigFix
4 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (3.23%) Opsview
7 1 (3.23%) WSUS
7 1 (3.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 26 (83.87%) VMware
3 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) NetApp
4 6 (19.35%) Symantec
5 5 (16.13%) Mitel
6 4 (12.90%) IBM
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco
7 3 (9.68%) Juniper
8 2 (6.45%) AppSense
8 2 (6.45%) CommVault
8 2 (6.45%) EMC
8 2 (6.45%) HP
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.45%) Veeam
9 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
9 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds