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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 31 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.68% 3.15% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 5.64% 7.58% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Average daily rate
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£385 £200 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.50% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £160 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £322 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%
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
195 132 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 47.56% 41.64% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 69 66
Average daily rate £300 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £143 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 30
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.71 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.60
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Doncaster -3 6 £450 +181.25% 2
Sheffield -8 4 £380 +35.71% 1
Citrix
Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) MS Office
4 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) UNIX
6 5 (23.81%) HP
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (23.81%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) XenApp
7 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (19.05%) SLA
8 3 (14.29%) CA
8 3 (14.29%) Peregrine
8 3 (14.29%) Unicenter
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (14.29%) LAN
8 3 (14.29%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (14.29%) Firewall

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Service Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) AIX
5 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.76%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) E-business
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) XenApp
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.76%) XenServer
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Unicenter
2 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Remedy
3 3 (14.29%) CA
3 3 (14.29%) Peregrine
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) AppSense
4 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.76%) Spiceworks
5 1 (4.76%) Websense
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco