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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 81 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 1.48% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 3.27% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +88.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £370 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £480 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £294 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.55% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.43% +9.16%
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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
520 489 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.66% 45.28% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 306 134
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 17
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.60 £10.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £23.70 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 (68.18%) Windows
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
6 6 (27.27%) SAN
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (22.73%) Replication
7 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
7 5 (22.73%) Legal
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) DHCP
7 5 (22.73%) MCSE
7 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
7 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
8 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (18.18%) MS Office
8 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
9 3 (13.64%) Reuters
9 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (13.64%) CommVault

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (13.64%) WorkSite
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
3 3 (13.64%) FTP
3 3 (13.64%) RTSP
3 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
3 3 (13.64%) NAS
3 3 (13.64%) SMTP
3 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) OpenVPN
5 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MSI
2 1 (4.55%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (22.73%) Legal
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX Support
4 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Support
4 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) PDA
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
2 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.64%) MCSA
4 2 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) CCEE
5 1 (4.55%) CCIA
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CCEA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) CommVault
4 3 (13.64%) Reuters
4 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
5 2 (9.09%) AppSense
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Sun
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Genesys
6 1 (4.55%) Wyse
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