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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 92 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 2.15% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 5.48% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 12
Average daily rate
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£588 £315 £193
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.50% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £187 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 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 £16.72 £10.90 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.10 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.00%
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
678 620 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.54% 39.12% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 362 278
Average daily rate £363 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £489 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 38
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.80 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 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
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 2 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
Bradford -9 6 - - 1
Leeds -15 6 £750 +102.70% 9
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
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Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 18 (48.65%) ITIL
5 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
7 10 (27.03%) VPN
7 10 (27.03%) MS Office
7 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
7 10 (27.03%) SAN
7 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
7 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) DNS
8 9 (24.32%) DHCP
9 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
9 8 (21.62%) Service Management
9 8 (21.62%) MSI
9 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (16.22%) SMTP
11 6 (16.22%) HP
11 6 (16.22%) Ethernet
11 6 (16.22%) FTP
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
11 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (16.22%) RTSP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) WorkSite
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) VPN
1 10 (27.03%) SAN
2 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 9 (24.32%) DHCP
3 6 (16.22%) Ethernet
3 6 (16.22%) FTP
3 6 (16.22%) SMTP
3 6 (16.22%) RTSP
3 6 (16.22%) iSCSI
3 6 (16.22%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.81%) SSL
5 4 (10.81%) Broadband
5 4 (10.81%) Wireless
6 3 (8.11%) NAS
7 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MSI
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (13.51%) Analyst
1 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
2 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
3 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Applications Packager
4 2 (5.41%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Incident & Problem Manager
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Problem Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Project Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) PDA
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) iPhone
4 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.70%) Linux
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
3 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
3 8 (21.62%) Service Management
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) Software Deployment
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) MCSA
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
3 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
3 6 (16.22%) vSphere
4 5 (13.51%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) VMware
2 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Adobe
4 4 (10.81%) Juniper
4 4 (10.81%) Remedy
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) LANDesk
5 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
5 3 (8.11%) CommVault
5 3 (8.11%) Reuters
6 2 (5.41%) BMC
7 1 (2.70%) Genesys
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) NetApp
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) AppSense
7 1 (2.70%) Mitel
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