The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 61 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 51 53 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.19% 2.51% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.41% 5.33% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 30
Average daily rate
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£320 £275 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.80 £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
943 994 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.44% 47.04% 47.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 497 605
Average daily rate £350 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 80 89
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.79 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.42 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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England

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 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -5 27 £218 -20.90% 30
South Yorkshire +3 11 £200 -30.43% 10
North Yorkshire +4 10 £394 +31.33% 8
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England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 65 (59.63%) Windows
1 65 (59.63%) VMware
2 39 (35.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
4 32 (29.36%) Active Directory
5 30 (27.52%) Firewall
6 29 (26.61%) DNS
7 27 (24.77%) Cisco
8 26 (23.85%) DHCP
8 26 (23.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (22.94%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (20.18%) HP
12 21 (19.27%) Linux
12 21 (19.27%) Thin Client
12 21 (19.27%) XenApp
12 21 (19.27%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (19.27%) Fat Client
13 20 (18.35%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (18.35%) OSPF
13 20 (18.35%) BGP
13 20 (18.35%) CheckPoint
13 20 (18.35%) CCNP
14 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
14 19 (17.43%) NetScreen
14 19 (17.43%) Blue Coat
14 19 (17.43%) CCSE
14 19 (17.43%) BIG-IP
14 19 (17.43%) Infoblox
14 19 (17.43%) Imperva

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (12.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.75%) IIS
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.83%) Lync
5 2 (1.83%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.92%) Quickr
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Office
2 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.52%) Firewall
2 29 (26.61%) DNS
3 26 (23.85%) DHCP
4 21 (19.27%) Cisco IOS
5 20 (18.35%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (18.35%) OSPF
5 20 (18.35%) BGP
6 19 (17.43%) NetScreen
6 19 (17.43%) BIG-IP
6 19 (17.43%) Network Security
6 19 (17.43%) DMVPN
6 19 (17.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 19 (17.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 12 (11.01%) SAN
8 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP
9 8 (7.34%) VPN
10 6 (5.50%) NetScaler
11 5 (4.59%) Wireless
11 5 (4.59%) Internet
12 3 (2.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.75%) MySQL
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.92%) Big Data
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.83%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.92%) JMeter
4 1 (0.92%) JIRA
4 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Back Office
2 3 (2.75%) Marketing
3 2 (1.83%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (18.35%) Network Specialist
2 19 (17.43%) Network Security Specialist
2 19 (17.43%) Security Specialist
3 13 (11.93%) Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) Architect
5 10 (9.17%) Service Analyst
5 10 (9.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (7.34%) Citrix Specialist
8 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Citrix Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Tester
10 4 (3.67%) Administrator
10 4 (3.67%) Performance Tester
11 3 (2.75%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) Application Packaging
2 5 (4.59%) SOAP
2 5 (4.59%) Web Services
3 2 (1.83%) .NET
3 2 (1.83%) XMPP
4 1 (0.92%) Middleware
4 1 (0.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Thin Client
1 21 (19.27%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.59%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.75%) Clustering
4 2 (1.83%) Statistics
4 2 (1.83%) Replication
4 2 (1.83%) Open Source
5 1 (0.92%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.92%) FMCG
5 1 (0.92%) iSeries
5 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.92%) NHS
5 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 65 (59.63%) Windows
2 26 (23.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (19.27%) Linux
5 15 (13.76%) Windows XP
5 15 (13.76%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.59%) UNIX
7 5 (4.59%) Windows NT
8 3 (2.75%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.75%) HPUX
8 3 (2.75%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.92%) Solaris
9 1 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.43%) E-Commerce
2 15 (13.76%) ITIL
3 11 (10.09%) Load Balancing
4 6 (5.50%) Service Management
5 5 (4.59%) Problem Management
5 5 (4.59%) Performance Testing
5 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.67%) Change Management
6 4 (3.67%) Migration
7 3 (2.75%) Project Management
7 3 (2.75%) Software Deployment
7 3 (2.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (2.75%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.83%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (1.83%) Validation
8 2 (1.83%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (1.83%) Data Management
8 2 (1.83%) Master Data Management
8 2 (1.83%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) C
2 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.50%) SQL
4 5 (4.59%) VBScript
5 3 (2.75%) VB
5 3 (2.75%) VB6
6 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.92%) Python
6 1 (0.92%) C#
6 1 (0.92%) C++
6 1 (0.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (22.94%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (18.35%) CCNP
3 19 (17.43%) CCSE
4 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.50%) CCA
5 6 (5.50%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (5.50%) CCEA
5 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.59%) CCNA
7 2 (1.83%) MCSE
7 2 (1.83%) MCITP
8 1 (0.92%) Degree
8 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.92%) CCAA
8 1 (0.92%) MCSA
8 1 (0.92%) CCIE
8 1 (0.92%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 39 (35.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (29.36%) Active Directory
3 21 (19.27%) XenApp
4 16 (14.68%) Hyper-V
5 12 (11.01%) XenServer
6 10 (9.17%) XenDesktop
6 10 (9.17%) vSphere
7 5 (4.59%) VMware Server
7 5 (4.59%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.83%) Xen
9 2 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.83%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.92%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) SCCM
2 4 (3.67%) Unicenter
3 3 (2.75%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.83%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.83%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.92%) Nagios
5 1 (0.92%) SCOM
5 1 (0.92%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.92%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 65 (59.63%) VMware
2 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
3 27 (24.77%) Cisco
4 22 (20.18%) HP
5 20 (18.35%) CheckPoint
6 19 (17.43%) Blue Coat
6 19 (17.43%) Infoblox
6 19 (17.43%) Imperva
6 19 (17.43%) F5
7 7 (6.42%) AppSense
7 7 (6.42%) Oracle
8 5 (4.59%) Wyse
9 4 (3.67%) EMC
9 4 (3.67%) Juniper
9 4 (3.67%) Symantec
9 4 (3.67%) CA
9 4 (3.67%) NetApp
10 3 (2.75%) Dell
10 3 (2.75%) IBM
11 2 (1.83%) Lotus
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