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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 82 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +18
Contract jobs citing Citrix 24 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.44% 2.40% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 3.45% 5.49% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 3
Average daily rate
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£348 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.75% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £163 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £305 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £90.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 - £31.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 - £150.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
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
695 437 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.74% 43.61% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 277 232
Average daily rate £365 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £173 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 24
Average hourly rate £19.03 £50.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.94% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (37.84%) ITIL
3 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
4 13 (35.14%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) VMware
6 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
7 8 (21.62%) Migration
7 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.92%) MS Office
8 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (13.51%) Cisco
10 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
10 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
10 5 (13.51%) MCSE
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (10.81%) SCCM
11 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
11 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (10.81%) R
11 4 (10.81%) Tableau
11 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
11 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (10.81%) Hadoop

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) Node.js
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.41%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) VoIP
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
2 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
3 1 (2.70%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
2 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (10.81%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) AdminStudio
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (10.81%) Back Office
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Support Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
2 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) PDA
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
5 4 (10.81%) UNIX
5 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Machine Learning
4 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Practice Management
6 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.41%) Open Source
6 2 (5.41%) Change Control
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.41%) Application Discovery
7 1 (2.70%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) Python
2 4 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.81%) R
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) MCITP
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCEA
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.70%) MCDST
5 1 (2.70%) MCTS
5 1 (2.70%) CCEE
5 1 (2.70%) CCIA
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) XenApp
3 3 (8.11%) Terminal Server
3 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
1 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.81%) StatsD
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Teradata
4 4 (10.81%) Tableau
4 4 (10.81%) Apigee
4 4 (10.81%) Mashery
5 2 (5.41%) Intel
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas
6 1 (2.70%) McAfee
6 1 (2.70%) Wyse
6 1 (2.70%) Sun
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) AppSense