The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
England / Yorkshire
Rank 101 100 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing Citrix 22 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.00% 1.48% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 3.66% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 27
Median daily rate £350 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £209 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £670 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £11.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.51% +22.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-15.94% +6.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
835 1146 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.06% 40.38% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 726 655
Median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 50
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.10 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.36% +0.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.65 £9.50
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Yorkshire region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Yorkshire region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire 0 12 £308 -44.09% 8
North Yorkshire +9 4 - -
South Yorkshire 0 3 £350 -12.50% 4
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 39 (65.00%) Windows
2 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (50.00%) VMware
4 25 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 24 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 23 (38.33%) Cisco
7 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (26.67%) XenApp
9 15 (25.00%) Firewall
10 13 (21.67%) LAN
10 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
10 13 (21.67%) XenDesktop
11 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 12 (20.00%) WAN
12 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
12 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (16.67%) vSphere
14 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (15.00%) Linux
14 9 (15.00%) ITIL
14 9 (15.00%) SAN
14 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (13.33%) DHCP
15 8 (13.33%) DNS
15 8 (13.33%) NetScaler
16 7 (11.67%) MCSE
16 7 (11.67%) NetApp
16 7 (11.67%) NetBackup
17 6 (10.00%) CCA

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in 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 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) IBM Domino
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Site Server
5 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) Firewall
2 13 (21.67%) LAN
3 12 (20.00%) WAN
4 9 (15.00%) SAN
5 8 (13.33%) DHCP
5 8 (13.33%) DNS
5 8 (13.33%) NetScaler
6 5 (8.33%) Network Security
6 5 (8.33%) VPN
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.00%) MPLS
8 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.67%) ADSL
9 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.67%) FWSM
9 1 (1.67%) Internet
9 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Support Engineer
2 7 (11.67%) Consultant
2 7 (11.67%) Server Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Administrator
3 6 (10.00%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) Server Support
3 6 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.33%) iPad
3 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.67%) BYOD
4 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.00%) Linux
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.67%) Unix
6 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.33%) Solaris
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) ITIL
2 6 (10.00%) Server Building
3 5 (8.33%) Migration
4 4 (6.67%) Change Control
4 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (5.00%) DevOps
5 3 (5.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.33%) Line Management
6 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.67%) MCSE
3 6 (10.00%) CCA
3 6 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (6.67%) MCP
5 3 (5.00%) MCITP
5 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.33%) MCTS
6 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) CCNA
7 1 (1.67%) CCNP
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.67%) XenApp
3 13 (21.67%) XenDesktop
4 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (16.67%) vSphere
6 4 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.67%) Terminal Server
6 4 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.00%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.33%) Docker
8 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.33%) vCloud
8 2 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.33%) VMware GSX
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.67%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.67%) DameWare
4 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (50.00%) VMware
3 23 (38.33%) Cisco
4 7 (11.67%) NetApp
5 6 (10.00%) ThinPrint
6 5 (8.33%) Symantec
7 4 (6.67%) AppSense
7 4 (6.67%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.00%) Lotus
8 3 (5.00%) Novell
8 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.00%) Veritas
9 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
9 2 (3.33%) EMC
9 2 (3.33%) HP
9 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.33%) Sun
10 1 (1.67%) AlienVault
10 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
10 1 (1.67%) Nintex