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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 82 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.55% 1.47% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 3.55% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate
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£215 £370 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.89% +127.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £284 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -
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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
424 394 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.11% 41.43% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 227 183
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 17
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £111.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
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 30 January 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (33.33%) SAN
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (19.05%) vSphere
8 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 4 (19.05%) MS Office
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) MCSE
8 4 (19.05%) MSI
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Legal
9 3 (14.29%) Replication
9 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
9 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
9 3 (14.29%) RTSP
9 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (14.29%) PDA
9 3 (14.29%) HP
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (14.29%) Reuters

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (14.29%) WorkSite
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) RTSP
2 3 (14.29%) SMTP
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 3 (14.29%) FTP
2 3 (14.29%) VPN
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 3 (14.29%) NAS
2 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MSI
2 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.76%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Deskside Support
5 1 (4.76%) Deskside Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
1 1 (4.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
1 3 (14.29%) PDA
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) vSphere
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) Reuters
2 3 (14.29%) CommVault
2 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Genesys
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
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