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 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 67 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 26 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.54% 1.85% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 4.13% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 12
Average daily rate
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£200 £275 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +18.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £445 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% +12.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
735 703 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.41% 44.89% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 361 419
Average daily rate £338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 41
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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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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 +19 23 £205 -25.45% 19
Huddersfield +3 1 - -
Batley - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 3
Wetherby - - - -
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Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) VMware
3 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
4 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (22.45%) XenApp
7 11 (22.45%) vSphere
8 8 (16.33%) ITIL
8 8 (16.33%) Firewall
9 7 (14.29%) HP
9 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (12.24%) VPN
10 6 (12.24%) MS Office
10 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
11 5 (10.20%) Finance
11 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
11 5 (10.20%) DNS
11 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.20%) Cisco
11 5 (10.20%) SAN
11 5 (10.20%) NetApp
11 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
12 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
12 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
12 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
12 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
12 4 (8.16%) SCCM

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Lync
2 2 (4.08%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 6 (12.24%) VPN
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.20%) SAN
4 4 (8.16%) DHCP
5 3 (6.12%) Wireless
6 2 (4.08%) MPLS
6 2 (4.08%) LAN
6 2 (4.08%) WAN
6 2 (4.08%) VLAN
6 2 (4.08%) IPsec
7 1 (2.04%) WLAN
7 1 (2.04%) HTTP
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.04%) NAS
7 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.12%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.04%) JMeter
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) MSI
3 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Architect
2 6 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Tester
4 4 (8.16%) Tester
4 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Citrix Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) SOAP
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) XMPP
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Statistics
1 2 (4.08%) Replication
2 1 (2.04%) IVR
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) Open Source
2 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.12%) UNIX
7 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.08%) HPUX
7 2 (4.08%) Windows NT
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.04%) Linux
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
2 4 (8.16%) Service Management
3 3 (6.12%) Change Management
3 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
4 2 (4.08%) Master Data Management
4 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (4.08%) Project Management
4 2 (4.08%) Data Management
4 2 (4.08%) Validation
5 1 (2.04%) Migration
5 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.04%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) VB6
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) C++
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) MCITP
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.04%) MCSA
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9002
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.45%) XenApp
3 11 (22.45%) vSphere
4 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
4 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.12%) XenServer
6 2 (4.08%) Xen
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.04%) MetaFrame
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.04%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) VMware
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) NetApp
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle
6 2 (4.08%) Symantec
6 2 (4.08%) Remedy
6 2 (4.08%) BMC
6 2 (4.08%) EMC
6 2 (4.08%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) Capita
7 1 (2.04%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) Juniper
7 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
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