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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 26 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.05% 4.38% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 8.43% 10.00% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Average daily rate
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£335 £225 £103
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% +119.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -42.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +10.93%
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
178 170 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.11% 43.81% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 87 61
Average daily rate £330 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £188 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +10.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Sheffield -4 3 - - 5
Rotherham - 3 £375 - 1
Citrix
Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) SLA
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (28.00%) SCCM
5 7 (28.00%) XenApp
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) MS Office
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) XenServer
8 4 (16.00%) SCOM
8 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (16.00%) MCSE
8 4 (16.00%) IBM
8 4 (16.00%) HP
8 4 (16.00%) DNS
8 4 (16.00%) Internet
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.00%) Validation

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.00%) Quickr
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MSI
2 2 (8.00%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (12.00%) German Language
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Server Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Packager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
2 1 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) Validation
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) Logistics
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C
1 3 (12.00%) VBScript
1 3 (12.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) MCSE
4 3 (12.00%) MCP
5 1 (4.00%) CCA
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCEA
5 1 (4.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) XenApp
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.00%) XenServer
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (12.00%) MetaFrame
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.00%) Unicenter
4 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
4 4 (16.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) CA
5 3 (12.00%) NetApp
5 3 (12.00%) Remedy
6 2 (8.00%) Lotus
7 1 (4.00%) AppSense
7 1 (4.00%) Veeam