The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 43 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 9 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.74% 3.65% 4.49%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 8.07% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +48.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £160 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £341 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.48% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
Citrix
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
258 161 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.90% 45.22% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 86 91
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 26
Average hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.02 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the South Yorkshire region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the South Yorkshire region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -16 6 £375 +19.04% 2
Doncaster -4 3 - -
Citrix
Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) SLA
6 4 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (15.00%) Firewall
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Remedy
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) CA
7 3 (15.00%) Peregrine
7 3 (15.00%) Unicenter
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Unicenter
2 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Remedy
3 3 (15.00%) CA
3 3 (15.00%) Peregrine
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) Websense
5 1 (5.00%) AppSense
5 1 (5.00%) Spiceworks
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco