The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 95 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 19 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.03% 1.92% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 4.71% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £339 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +47.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £254 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £398 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.36% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.11 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.88% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.11 £10.90 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £14.10 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
780 679 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.25% 40.63% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 412 224
Average daily rate £350 £350 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 41
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.43 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.29% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.05 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Leeds -15 8 £350 -12.50% 11
Bradford -13 7 £325 -10.95%
Huddersfield +1 1 - - 1
Bingley - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Citrix
Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) VMware
3 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
4 20 (45.45%) ITIL
5 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (31.82%) DNS
8 13 (29.55%) DHCP
8 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
9 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (27.27%) MS Office
10 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery
11 10 (22.73%) VPN
11 10 (22.73%) SAN
12 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
12 9 (20.45%) XenApp
12 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
12 9 (20.45%) Problem Management
13 8 (18.18%) HP
13 8 (18.18%) MSI
13 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
14 7 (15.91%) Finance
14 7 (15.91%) Service Management
14 7 (15.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
14 7 (15.91%) SQL
14 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
15 6 (13.64%) SMTP
15 6 (13.64%) Ethernet

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) WorkSite
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (4.55%) Lync
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) DNS
2 13 (29.55%) DHCP
3 10 (22.73%) SAN
3 10 (22.73%) VPN
4 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
5 6 (13.64%) SMTP
5 6 (13.64%) Ethernet
5 6 (13.64%) FTP
5 6 (13.64%) RTSP
5 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 6 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (9.09%) Wireless
6 4 (9.09%) Broadband
6 4 (9.09%) SSL
7 3 (6.82%) NAS
8 2 (4.55%) Intranet
8 2 (4.55%) Internet
8 2 (4.55%) VoIP
9 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.27%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MSI
2 1 (2.27%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.55%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Wintel Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Wintel Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Problem Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Replication
1 5 (11.36%) PDA
2 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.55%) UNIX
7 2 (4.55%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Solaris
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (20.45%) Problem Management
4 7 (15.91%) Service Management
5 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.36%) Software Deployment
6 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.55%) CRM
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.55%) Migration
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.27%) Project Management
9 1 (2.27%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.27%) Load Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) MCSE
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.82%) MCSA
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.55%) MCP
4 2 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) CCEE
5 1 (2.27%) CCIA
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CCEA
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) XenApp
3 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
4 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 6 (13.64%) vSphere
6 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) VMware
2 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (9.09%) Dell
4 4 (9.09%) Juniper
4 4 (9.09%) Adobe
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) Remedy
5 3 (6.82%) Reuters
5 3 (6.82%) CommVault
5 3 (6.82%) LANDesk
5 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.55%) IronPort
6 2 (4.55%) M86 Security
6 2 (4.55%) RightFax
6 2 (4.55%) AppSense
6 2 (4.55%) BMC
6 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) Veritas
Leeds
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour
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