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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 86 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 16 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.00% 2.35% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 5.92% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 8
Average daily rate
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£340 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%
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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
660 422 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.28% 39.66% 49.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 273 242
Average daily rate £350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 21
Average hourly rate £17.64 £14.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% -60.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.12 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £46.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco
7 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 6 (23.08%) Migration
8 5 (19.23%) MS Office
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (15.38%) MCSE
9 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
9 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
9 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (11.54%) MCITP
10 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (11.54%) DNS
10 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
10 3 (11.54%) VoIP
10 3 (11.54%) Back Office
10 3 (11.54%) Terminal Server
10 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (7.69%) Server Patching

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) VoIP
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (11.54%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Project Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Director
6 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) Replication
1 2 (7.69%) PDA
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.69%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.85%) Server Building
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning
6 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) R
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) MCITP
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCEA
5 1 (3.85%) CCEE
5 1 (3.85%) CCIA
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Terminal Server
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) StatsD
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Intel
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) AppSense
4 2 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Teradata
5 1 (3.85%) Tableau
5 1 (3.85%) Apigee
5 1 (3.85%) Mashery
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) Wyse
5 1 (3.85%) Sun