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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 31 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.31% 5.17% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 6.79% 12.08% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Average daily rate
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£353 £200 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.25% -44.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £424 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £284 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 - £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -
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
162 149 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.80% 42.82% 35.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 65 45
Average daily rate £338 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £33.60 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Barnsley - 4 £155 -
Doncaster +6 3 £380 -
Sheffield -7 3 - - 5
Citrix
Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (68.00%) Windows
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (40.00%) DNS
5 9 (36.00%) SCCM
6 8 (32.00%) SLA
7 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (24.00%) SCOM
8 6 (24.00%) XenApp
8 6 (24.00%) NetApp
8 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (24.00%) DHCP
9 5 (20.00%) IBM
9 5 (20.00%) HP
9 5 (20.00%) MS Office
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) MCP
9 5 (20.00%) MetaFrame
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (20.00%) vSphere
9 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (16.00%) German Language
10 4 (16.00%) Remedy
10 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
10 4 (16.00%) Internet
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) MCSE
10 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Quickr
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) Intranet
5 2 (8.00%) SNMP
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) VoIP
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) MPLS
6 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MSI
2 2 (8.00%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (16.00%) German Language
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Build Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Support
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Packager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.00%) iSeries
2 2 (8.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.00%) AIX
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
1 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) Validation
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.00%) Logistics
3 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) VBScript
2 3 (12.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCP
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCA
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) XenApp
4 5 (20.00%) MetaFrame
4 5 (20.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (8.00%) UAG
6 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
7 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
2 6 (24.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Unicenter
3 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) NetApp
4 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 5 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Remedy
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco
7 2 (8.00%) Lotus
8 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.00%) CA
8 1 (4.00%) CommVault
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) TippingPoint
8 1 (4.00%) BT
8 1 (4.00%) F5