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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 82 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 44 47 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.83% 2.08% 2.21%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% 4.88% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 15
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £195 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £280 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £13.90 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -1.51%
Citrix
England

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
968 964 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.37% 42.58% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 504 421
Average daily rate £375 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 44 72
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.59 £32.00 £23.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
North Yorkshire +15 15 £401 +51.84% 1
West Yorkshire -18 12 £215 -41.49% 33
South Yorkshire -5 11 £353 +76.25% 7
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 62 (68.13%) VMware
2 58 (63.74%) Windows
3 39 (42.86%) DNS
3 39 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 39 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
5 33 (36.26%) DHCP
6 26 (28.57%) Cisco
7 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (25.27%) ITIL
9 21 (23.08%) Linux
9 21 (23.08%) HP
9 21 (23.08%) Firewall
10 19 (20.88%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (20.88%) CheckPoint
10 19 (20.88%) MS Exchange
11 18 (19.78%) XenApp
12 17 (18.68%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (18.68%) F5
12 17 (18.68%) SCCM
12 17 (18.68%) Network Security
13 16 (17.58%) Fat Client
13 16 (17.58%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (17.58%) Blue Coat
13 16 (17.58%) CCSE
13 16 (17.58%) BIG-IP
13 16 (17.58%) DMVPN
13 16 (17.58%) Infoblox
13 16 (17.58%) Imperva
13 16 (17.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 19 (20.88%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.30%) WorkSite
5 2 (2.20%) Quickr
5 2 (2.20%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.10%) Lync
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 16 (17.58%) MS Office
2 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (42.86%) DNS
2 33 (36.26%) DHCP
3 21 (23.08%) Firewall
4 17 (18.68%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (18.68%) Network Security
5 16 (17.58%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (17.58%) BIG-IP
5 16 (17.58%) DMVPN
5 16 (17.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 16 (17.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 16 (17.58%) OSPF
5 16 (17.58%) BGP
5 16 (17.58%) NetScreen
6 14 (15.38%) SAN
7 9 (9.89%) Ethernet
8 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.69%) VPN
9 6 (6.59%) iSCSI
9 6 (6.59%) RTSP
9 6 (6.59%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MSI
2 3 (3.30%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.20%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.49%) Legal
3 5 (5.49%) Advertising
4 4 (4.40%) German Language
5 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 16 (17.58%) Network Security Specialist
1 16 (17.58%) Security Specialist
1 16 (17.58%) Network Specialist
1 16 (17.58%) Analyst
2 12 (13.19%) Support Analyst
3 8 (8.79%) Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Server Administrator
7 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.40%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Applications Packager
7 4 (4.40%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Web Services
1 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.10%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Fat Client
1 16 (17.58%) Thin Client
2 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.59%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.49%) PDA
5 3 (3.30%) Replication
6 2 (2.20%) FMCG
6 2 (2.20%) iSeries
7 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) iPhone
7 1 (1.10%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (63.74%) Windows
2 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (23.08%) Linux
4 16 (17.58%) Windows XP
5 14 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.30%) AIX
8 3 (3.30%) UNIX
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.10%) Fedora
10 1 (1.10%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) ITIL
2 16 (17.58%) E-Commerce
3 14 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 11 (12.09%) Load Balancing
5 9 (9.89%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.59%) Line Management
6 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.49%) Service Management
7 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.49%) Software Deployment
7 5 (5.49%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.40%) Project Management
9 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.30%) Validation
9 3 (3.30%) Migration
9 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.30%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.20%) Logistics
10 2 (2.20%) Network Design
10 2 (2.20%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) C
2 9 (9.89%) SQL
3 4 (4.40%) VBScript
3 4 (4.40%) VB
4 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (17.58%) CCSE
2 16 (17.58%) CCNP
3 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.79%) MCSE
5 7 (7.69%) MCP
5 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.40%) MCSA
8 3 (3.30%) CCA
8 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.30%) CCNA
8 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.10%) CCEE
10 1 (1.10%) CCAA
10 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
3 18 (19.78%) XenApp
4 14 (15.38%) vSphere
5 7 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 7 (7.69%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.59%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (5.49%) Terminal Services
7 5 (5.49%) MetaFrame
8 3 (3.30%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.30%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.20%) UAG
9 2 (2.20%) XenServer
9 2 (2.20%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) SCCM
2 7 (7.69%) SCOM
3 4 (4.40%) ARCserve
4 3 (3.30%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.10%) Nagios
5 1 (1.10%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.10%) WSUS
5 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 62 (68.13%) VMware
2 39 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.57%) Cisco
4 21 (23.08%) HP
5 19 (20.88%) CheckPoint
6 17 (18.68%) F5
7 16 (17.58%) Blue Coat
7 16 (17.58%) Infoblox
7 16 (17.58%) Imperva
8 10 (10.99%) NetApp
9 5 (5.49%) Remedy
9 5 (5.49%) IBM
10 4 (4.40%) CommVault
11 3 (3.30%) Reuters
11 3 (3.30%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.30%) Mitel
12 2 (2.20%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.20%) Dell
12 2 (2.20%) Lotus
13 1 (1.10%) Symantec
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