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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 67 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 1.45% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 3.45% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate
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£270 £195 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £195 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £195 £121
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.34% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.87 £165.00 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.99% +923.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +5.25%
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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
441 377 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.83% 42.08% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 209 196
Average daily rate £314 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.35% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) VMware
3 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (24.32%) vSphere
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
7 7 (18.92%) MS Office
7 7 (18.92%) XenApp
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (16.22%) SAN
8 6 (16.22%) Firewall
9 4 (10.81%) Service Management
9 4 (10.81%) DNS
9 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
9 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
10 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
10 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
10 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
10 3 (8.11%) SQL
10 3 (8.11%) VPN
10 3 (8.11%) Cisco
10 3 (8.11%) DHCP
10 3 (8.11%) HP
10 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
10 3 (8.11%) Finance

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) SAN
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) VPN
3 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) RTSP
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.70%) SMTP
5 1 (2.70%) WLAN
5 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.41%) MSI
3 1 (2.70%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.70%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Tester
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Tester
3 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Deskside Support
5 1 (2.70%) Deskside Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Replication
1 2 (5.41%) Statistics
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) PDA
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.41%) Windows NT
5 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Service Management
2 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
3 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Line Management
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.70%) Analytics
5 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
3 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.41%) MCSE
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) MCSA
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCITP
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (24.32%) vSphere
4 7 (18.92%) XenApp
5 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec
4 2 (5.41%) Remedy
4 2 (5.41%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) Genesys
5 1 (2.70%) ProCurve
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Posted: 13 days ago