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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 72 73 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs citing Citrix 49 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.02% 2.15% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% 4.94% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 10
Average daily rate
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£320 £275 £121
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +126.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £162 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £410 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Average hourly rate £20.25 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.76% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £134.60 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
1061 951 1124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.77% 43.54% 42.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 505 500
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 68 57
Average hourly rate £12.62 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.88% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £9.50 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £43.20 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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
West Yorkshire +7 23 £240 -12.72% 17
South Yorkshire +6 15 £335 +48.88% 7
North Yorkshire -2 4 £123 -68.38% 3
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England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 71 (68.27%) Windows
2 65 (62.50%) VMware
3 42 (40.38%) Active Directory
4 38 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (25.00%) DNS
8 23 (22.12%) Cisco
8 23 (22.12%) Firewall
8 23 (22.12%) XenApp
9 22 (21.15%) HP
9 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (20.19%) DHCP
11 19 (18.27%) MS Exchange
12 16 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (14.42%) Windows XP
13 15 (14.42%) Linux
14 14 (13.46%) SLA
14 14 (13.46%) Hyper-V
14 14 (13.46%) vSphere
14 14 (13.46%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (12.50%) Blue Coat
15 13 (12.50%) CCSE
15 13 (12.50%) BIG-IP
15 13 (12.50%) F5
15 13 (12.50%) DMVPN
15 13 (12.50%) Infoblox
15 13 (12.50%) Imperva
15 13 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (18.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.92%) Lync
5 2 (1.92%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.96%) Quickr
6 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (12.50%) MS Office
2 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.00%) DNS
2 23 (22.12%) Firewall
3 21 (20.19%) DHCP
4 14 (13.46%) Cisco IOS
5 13 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 13 (12.50%) DMVPN
5 13 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (12.50%) Network Security
5 13 (12.50%) NetScreen
5 13 (12.50%) OSPF
5 13 (12.50%) BGP
5 13 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 13 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 12 (11.54%) SAN
7 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.73%) VPN
9 5 (4.81%) Wireless
9 5 (4.81%) Internet
10 4 (3.85%) WAN
11 3 (2.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MSI
2 3 (2.88%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.88%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.92%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) German Language
3 2 (1.92%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (1.92%) Marketing
3 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (15.38%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Network Specialist
2 13 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
2 13 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 10 (9.62%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Service Analyst
4 9 (8.65%) Administrator
4 9 (8.65%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.73%) Architect
7 6 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.81%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Consultant
8 5 (4.81%) Citrix Specialist
8 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (2.88%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.88%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.92%) XMPP
2 2 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (0.96%) SOAP
3 1 (0.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 13 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 8 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.92%) Statistics
4 2 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.96%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.96%) iSeries
5 1 (0.96%) FMCG
5 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (68.27%) Windows
2 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (14.42%) Windows XP
4 15 (14.42%) Linux
5 12 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.85%) Windows NT
7 3 (2.88%) UNIX
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.92%) HPUX
9 1 (0.96%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 12 (11.54%) ITIL
3 8 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 7 (6.73%) Line Management
5 5 (4.81%) Service Management
5 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.85%) Validation
6 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.88%) Migration
7 3 (2.88%) Change Management
7 3 (2.88%) Project Management
7 3 (2.88%) Performance Testing
7 3 (2.88%) Test Scripting
8 2 (1.92%) Data Management
8 2 (1.92%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.92%) Master Data Management
8 2 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.54%) C
2 7 (6.73%) VBScript
3 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.77%) SQL
4 4 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.50%) CCSE
2 13 (12.50%) CCNP
3 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.77%) MCSE
6 4 (3.85%) CCA
6 4 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.85%) CCEA
7 3 (2.88%) MCP
7 3 (2.88%) CCNA
7 3 (2.88%) MCITP
8 1 (0.96%) MCSA
8 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.96%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (40.38%) Active Directory
2 38 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (22.12%) XenApp
4 14 (13.46%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.46%) vSphere
5 10 (9.62%) XenServer
6 6 (5.77%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (4.81%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.85%) MetaFrame
9 3 (2.88%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.88%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (2.88%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.92%) Xen
11 1 (0.96%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.96%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (9.62%) SCCM
2 5 (4.81%) SCOM
3 3 (2.88%) Unicenter
3 3 (2.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.92%) Nagios
4 2 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.96%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (62.50%) VMware
2 36 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 23 (22.12%) Cisco
4 22 (21.15%) HP
5 13 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 13 (12.50%) F5
5 13 (12.50%) Infoblox
5 13 (12.50%) Imperva
5 13 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 8 (7.69%) NetApp
7 6 (5.77%) IBM
8 5 (4.81%) EMC
8 5 (4.81%) AppSense
8 5 (4.81%) Remedy
9 4 (3.85%) Symantec
9 4 (3.85%) Dell
10 3 (2.88%) Juniper
10 3 (2.88%) CA
10 3 (2.88%) Wyse
11 2 (1.92%) WatchGuard
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £18 - £22.5 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £25 - £32 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £220.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago