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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 80 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 28 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.55% 1.89% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 3.76% 4.73% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 8
Average daily rate £363 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £110 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.60 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £18.20 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
744 529 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.26% 39.92% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 223 331
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 31
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.76 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £34.00 £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 18 £400 +60.00% 8
Bradford 0 3 - - 1
Huddersfield -1 1 £248 +17.85%
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 2
Halifax - - - -
Batley - - - -
Bingley - - - -
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Yorkshire

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) VMware
3 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
6 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (25.00%) XenApp
7 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
10 8 (14.29%) Oracle
10 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (12.50%) XenDesktop
11 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (12.50%) Migration
11 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.50%) SQL
11 7 (12.50%) DHCP
11 7 (12.50%) DNS
12 6 (10.71%) Cisco
12 6 (10.71%) Lotus
12 6 (10.71%) SOAP
12 6 (10.71%) ITIL
12 6 (10.71%) IBM Notes
12 6 (10.71%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (10.71%) SCCM
13 5 (8.93%) NetScaler

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) IBM Notes
2 6 (10.71%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (8.93%) IIS
4 4 (7.14%) Lync
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) CATIA
3 1 (1.79%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) DHCP
2 7 (12.50%) DNS
3 5 (8.93%) NetScaler
3 5 (8.93%) VPN
4 4 (7.14%) SAN
4 4 (7.14%) LAN
4 4 (7.14%) Wireless
5 3 (5.36%) VLAN
5 3 (5.36%) Firewall
6 2 (3.57%) WAN
6 2 (3.57%) Internet
6 2 (3.57%) VoIP
6 2 (3.57%) IPsec
6 2 (3.57%) MPLS
6 2 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.79%) WLAN
7 1 (1.79%) Extranet
7 1 (1.79%) SMTP
7 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.79%) MSI
3 1 (1.79%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.79%) JMeter
3 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Back Office
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Architect
2 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Developer
5 4 (7.14%) VB Developer
5 4 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Citrix Specialist
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.57%) Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) SOAP
2 4 (7.14%) Web Services
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) XMPP
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
5 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Blog
3 1 (1.79%) iPhone
3 1 (1.79%) Open Source
3 1 (1.79%) AS400
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) IVR
3 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.36%) UNIX
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.57%) HPUX
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.79%) Android
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) Migration
2 6 (10.71%) ITIL
3 4 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 4 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.36%) Validation
4 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.57%) Change Management
5 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.57%) Data Management
5 2 (3.57%) Master Data Management
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.79%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Test Management
6 1 (1.79%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) VB
2 4 (7.14%) VB6
3 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) C++
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.14%) MCSE
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.36%) CCEE
3 3 (5.36%) CCIA
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) NCDA
4 2 (3.57%) NCIE
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) MCITP
5 1 (1.79%) VCAP
5 1 (1.79%) MCSA
5 1 (1.79%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) XenApp
3 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.14%) MetaFrame
5 4 (7.14%) Terminal Services
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.14%) vSphere
6 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.57%) UAG
7 2 (3.57%) XenServer
7 2 (3.57%) Xen
8 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.57%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) VMware
2 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) Lotus
5 4 (7.14%) HP
5 4 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (3.57%) EMC
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
6 2 (3.57%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.79%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.79%) Capita
7 1 (1.79%) AppSense
7 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Avaya
7 1 (1.79%) Veritas
7 1 (1.79%) Intel
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