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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Systems Engineer
Rank 625 638 620
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Systems Engineer 18 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.006% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Median daily rate £290 £256 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -15.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £291 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £205
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +46.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.83 -
UK excluding London median 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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 10 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 26 June 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 +22 15 £290 +36.47%
London +25 11 £290 +36.47%
East Midlands - 2 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £350 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -

Citrix Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 24 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (95.83%) VMware
3 21 (87.50%) Windows
4 16 (66.67%) XenApp
5 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
6 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
8 11 (45.83%) ITIL
8 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
8 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
9 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (37.50%) NetScaler
10 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (33.33%) vSphere
11 8 (33.33%) DNS
11 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 8 (33.33%) Project Management
12 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (29.17%) SQL
12 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
13 6 (25.00%) SCOM
13 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
13 6 (25.00%) MCSE
13 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (25.00%) Migration
14 5 (20.83%) SAN
14 5 (20.83%) HP
14 5 (20.83%) Office 365

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) NetScaler
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) SAN
4 4 (16.67%) Extranet
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.17%) SNMP
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) HTML5
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
1 2 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Phone
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (8.33%) Solaris
8 1 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 4 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Software Deployment
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) CRUD
7 2 (8.33%) ERP
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) ITSM
7 2 (8.33%) People Management
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCA
4 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCAA
5 1 (4.17%) CCEA
5 1 (4.17%) CCEE
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) VCAP
5 1 (4.17%) VCDX
5 1 (4.17%) VCP5
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) XenApp
2 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (33.33%) vSphere
6 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
7 4 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (16.67%) UAG
8 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
9 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCOM
2 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
3 4 (16.67%) IBM BigFix
3 4 (16.67%) SCCM
3 4 (16.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (8.33%) EdgeSight
5 1 (4.17%) AppDNA
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (95.83%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Mitel
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 4 (16.67%) Symantec
6 3 (12.50%) AppSense
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco
7 2 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (4.17%) Altiris
8 1 (4.17%) EMC
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp