The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Yorkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 63 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 28 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.65% 2.31% 2.30%
As % of the Vendors category 4.05% 4.99% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +44.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.73
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
692 702 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.75% 46.28% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 351 458
Average daily rate £340 £301 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.14% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 46
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.96 £10.83 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Citrix
Yorkshire

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +5 26 £225 -10.00% 20
Halifax -12 1 £145 -49.56% 1
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Bradford - - - - 1
Dewsbury - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 1
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Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) VMware
3 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (19.23%) vSphere
8 9 (17.31%) XenApp
8 9 (17.31%) ITIL
9 8 (15.38%) Finance
9 8 (15.38%) Firewall
9 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
10 7 (13.46%) HP
10 7 (13.46%) VPN
11 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle
12 5 (9.62%) SCCM
12 5 (9.62%) MS Office
12 5 (9.62%) SOAP
12 5 (9.62%) Web Services
12 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
12 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.62%) DNS
12 5 (9.62%) Cisco
12 5 (9.62%) SAN
13 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
13 4 (7.69%) NetApp
13 4 (7.69%) DHCP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.85%) Lync
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) VPN
3 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.62%) DNS
4 5 (9.62%) SAN
5 4 (7.69%) DHCP
6 3 (5.77%) Wireless
6 3 (5.77%) VLAN
7 2 (3.85%) IPsec
7 2 (3.85%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.85%) MPLS
8 1 (1.92%) HTTP
8 1 (1.92%) LAN
8 1 (1.92%) WLAN
8 1 (1.92%) WAN
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.85%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.92%) JMeter
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 3 (5.77%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Architect
2 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Tester
5 3 (5.77%) Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (5.77%) VB Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) SOAP
1 5 (9.62%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) XMPP
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Replication
1 2 (3.85%) Clustering
1 2 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (1.92%) Open Source
2 1 (1.92%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.92%) IVR
2 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.69%) UNIX
6 3 (5.77%) HPUX
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.85%) Windows NT
7 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) ITIL
2 4 (7.69%) Service Management
2 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 3 (5.77%) Change Management
3 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
3 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
3 3 (5.77%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (3.85%) Master Data Management
4 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (3.85%) Validation
4 2 (3.85%) Migration
4 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.85%) Data Management
5 1 (1.92%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
5 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
1 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) VB6
2 3 (5.77%) VB
3 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) MCSE
2 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9002
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (19.23%) vSphere
4 9 (17.31%) XenApp
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.85%) Xen
7 2 (3.85%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.85%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.92%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) VMware
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) HP
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
6 4 (7.69%) NetApp
7 2 (3.85%) Symantec
7 2 (3.85%) Remedy
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) IBM
7 2 (3.85%) BMC
8 1 (1.92%) Capita
8 1 (1.92%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.92%) Juniper
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