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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 88 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 1.64% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 3.98% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Average daily rate
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£340 £385 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £363 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £420 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+2.54% +8.19%
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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
575 503 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 42.37% 41.33% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 341 172
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £11.70 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.40 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
5 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Terminal Server
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
8 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) MS Office
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) DHCP
8 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.76%) VPN
8 2 (11.76%) MySQL
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle
8 2 (11.76%) MCSE
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) Replication
8 2 (11.76%) Migration

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.88%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (11.76%) Law
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Director
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.88%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior UNIX Support
5 1 (5.88%) Senior UNIX Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) PDA
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
3 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) R
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) CCEE
2 1 (5.88%) CCIA
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCEA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Terminal Server
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) StatsD
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) AppSense
5 1 (5.88%) Apigee
5 1 (5.88%) Mashery
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau
5 1 (5.88%) Teradata
5 1 (5.88%) Wyse
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Sun