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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 46 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.20% 3.24% 4.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 6.79% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Average daily rate £338 £353 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +76.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -3.12%
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
251 162 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.20% 47.79% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 90 67
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 12
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.71 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.38% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -16 4 £405 - 1
Doncaster -4 1 £160 -57.89%
Citrix
Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) MCSE
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Process Management
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) vMotion
5 2 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) EIGRP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) BGP
1 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
1 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
1 2 (15.38%) MPLS
1 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
1 2 (15.38%) OSPF
1 2 (15.38%) RIP
1 2 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (15.38%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Process Management
1 3 (23.08%) Validation
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) vMotion
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Unicenter
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Peregrine
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (7.69%) Spiceworks