The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 91 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 1.46% 1.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 3.25% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Average daily rate
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£345 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £363 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Citrix
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
580 523 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.54% 44.85% 39.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 349 147
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £496 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 13
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.90 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.80 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Leeds region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Leeds region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Citrix also 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 that cited Citrix.

1 13 (65.00%) Windows
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) HP
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 5 (25.00%) Legal
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) MCSE
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Replication
6 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
7 4 (20.00%) PDA
7 4 (20.00%) VPN
7 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (20.00%) DHCP
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) Zerto
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) Terminal Server
8 3 (15.00%) Reuters

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Citrix also 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 that cited Citrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) WorkSite
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) NAS
4 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.00%) RTSP
4 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (10.00%) FTP
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) SMTP
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) OpenVPN
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
2 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Replication
2 4 (20.00%) PDA
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (15.00%) MCSA
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CCEA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) CCEE
5 1 (5.00%) CCIA
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Terminal Server
3 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) Zerto
5 3 (15.00%) Reuters
5 3 (15.00%) CommVault
5 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (10.00%) AppSense
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Wyse
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Veritas
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Sun
7 1 (5.00%) Teradata
7 1 (5.00%) Tableau
7 1 (5.00%) Apigee
7 1 (5.00%) Mashery