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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 85 82 93
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 1.68% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.32% 4.62% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 3
Median daily rate £265 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.81% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £353 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £700 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.54%

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
561 715 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.77% 36.41% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 465 431
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 24
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% -9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 12 £250 -55.55% 3
Wakefield -2 2 £450 - 3
Bradford - 1 £375 - 1
Citrix
Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 24 (61.54%) VMware
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
4 17 (43.59%) Cisco
4 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
5 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
6 13 (33.33%) Firewall
7 10 (25.64%) LAN
7 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (23.08%) XenApp
8 9 (23.08%) WAN
8 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
9 8 (20.51%) vSphere
9 8 (20.51%) DHCP
9 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.51%) Linux
9 8 (20.51%) ITIL
9 8 (20.51%) DNS
9 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
10 7 (17.95%) SAN
10 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
11 6 (15.38%) ThinPrint
11 6 (15.38%) Server Building
12 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (12.82%) NetBackup
12 5 (12.82%) NetApp
13 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.13%) IBM Domino
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.56%) Site Server
5 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) LAN
3 9 (23.08%) WAN
4 8 (20.51%) DHCP
4 8 (20.51%) DNS
5 7 (17.95%) SAN
6 4 (10.26%) Network Security
6 4 (10.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.69%) MPLS
7 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.56%) ADSL
9 1 (2.56%) Internet
9 1 (2.56%) Skype
9 1 (2.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Server Support
2 6 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server Support
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Azure Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Linux
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) Unix
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Server Building
3 4 (10.26%) Change Control
3 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (5.13%) High Availability
5 2 (5.13%) Line Management
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) Service Design
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCSE
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.13%) CCA
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) XenApp
3 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (20.51%) vSphere
4 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (7.69%) Terminal Server
7 2 (5.13%) Docker
7 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.13%) vCloud
7 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.13%) VMware GSX
7 2 (5.13%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) Cisco
4 6 (15.38%) ThinPrint
5 5 (12.82%) NetApp
6 4 (10.26%) Intel Security
6 4 (10.26%) Symantec
7 3 (7.69%) Novell
8 2 (5.13%) Cloudera
8 2 (5.13%) Lotus
8 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.56%) Dell
9 1 (2.56%) EMC
9 1 (2.56%) HP
9 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.56%) Nintex
9 1 (2.56%) Panasonic
9 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.56%) Veritas
9 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard