The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Citrix 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 Senior Citrix Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Citrix Engineer
Rank 579 566 583
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Citrix Engineer 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.006% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

Senior Citrix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Citrix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Citrix Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Citrix Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Citrix Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Citrix Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Citrix Engineer
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Citrix Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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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 0 1 - - 1
England -16 1 - - 2
City of London - 1 - - 1
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - -
East of England - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Colchester - - - -

Senior Citrix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Citrix 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 Senior Citrix Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (66.67%) AppSense
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CCEA
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) BladeLogic
5 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (16.67%) BMC
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Smartcard

Senior Citrix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Citrix 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 Senior Citrix Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Smartcard
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCEA
1 1 (16.67%) CCEE
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) AppSense
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Wyse