The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Citrix Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Systems Engineer
Rank 643 665 638
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Systems Engineer 9 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.015% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £388 £425 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +32.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £210 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £464 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £464 £321
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +44.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
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 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Citrix Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 30 September 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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +2 9 £388 -0.64% 2
South West - 5 £425 -
London +14 2 £300 -5.51%
North West - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £413 -
City of London - 1 - -

Citrix Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Citrix Systems 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Citrix
2 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 19 (70.37%) VMware
3 19 (70.37%) XenApp
4 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
5 12 (44.44%) NetScaler
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (37.04%) Firewall
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 9 (33.33%) Cisco
8 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (33.33%) vSphere
8 9 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (25.93%) ITIL
10 7 (25.93%) MCSE
10 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
10 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
11 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
11 6 (22.22%) Migration
11 6 (22.22%) Project Management
12 5 (18.52%) SAN
12 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) MS Excel

Citrix Systems 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) nginx
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) NetScaler
2 10 (37.04%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) SAN
4 4 (14.81%) Extranet
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
5 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) VLAN
6 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) LAMP
1 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Phone
6 3 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (7.41%) Solaris
8 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
3 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.81%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (14.81%) Software Deployment
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) CRUD
5 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) People Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (25.93%) MCSE
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CCA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCAA
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) VCAP
4 1 (3.70%) VCDX
4 1 (3.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) XenApp
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (33.33%) vSphere
4 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (14.81%) UAG
6 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 2 (7.41%) DFS Replication
8 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
8 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.81%) IBM BigFix
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (11.11%) PowerCLI
4 2 (7.41%) EdgeSight
5 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
5 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (70.37%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) IBM
5 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 3 (11.11%) Mitel
7 2 (7.41%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Veeam