The table below looks at the statistics for the Citrix Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Systems Engineer
Rank 621 599 578
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Systems Engineer 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.019% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.021% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Average daily rate £393 £335 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% +27.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £273 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £436 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate - £320 £263
% change year-on-year
- +21.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Citrix Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix Systems Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Citrix Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Citrix Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Citrix Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Citrix Systems Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Citrix Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Citrix Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Citrix Systems Engineer
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 7 £393 +12.14%
England -14 7 £393 +17.16% 1
City of London +51 3 £410 +36.66%

Citrix Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Citrix Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Citrix Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) XenDesktop
4 9 (69.23%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) SCCM
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (61.54%) XenApp
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (46.15%) AppSense
7 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
8 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
8 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (38.46%) SCOM
8 5 (38.46%) Performance Management
8 5 (38.46%) Service Management
9 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
9 4 (30.77%) Project Management
9 4 (30.77%) ITIL
9 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
9 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
10 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds

Citrix Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Citrix Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Citrix Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
3 2 (15.38%) CCTV
4 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Management
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCEA
2 2 (15.38%) CCEE
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) XenDesktop
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) XenApp
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (7.69%) Docker
7 1 (7.69%) Xen
7 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) AppSense
5 3 (23.08%) Altiris
5 3 (23.08%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat