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 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 67 72 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 50 50 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.12% 2.24% 1.96%
As % of the Vendors category 4.80% 4.92% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 14
Average daily rate
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£225 £275 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £200 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £445 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -3.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £120.45 £57.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
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
1041 1017 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.05% 45.65% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 518 565
Average daily rate £330 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 82 70
Average hourly rate £12.75 £20.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +4 27 £200 -27.27% 22
South Yorkshire +2 13 £335 +48.88% 1
North Yorkshire +6 4 £123 -68.38% 2
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 69 (65.09%) Windows
2 64 (60.38%) VMware
3 43 (40.57%) Active Directory
4 39 (36.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (32.08%) Microsoft
6 32 (30.19%) DNS
7 29 (27.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (26.42%) Firewall
9 27 (25.47%) Cisco
9 27 (25.47%) DHCP
10 23 (21.70%) HP
10 23 (21.70%) XenApp
11 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (17.92%) Linux
14 18 (16.98%) Thin Client
14 18 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (16.98%) Fat Client
15 17 (16.04%) Network Security
15 17 (16.04%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (16.04%) Infoblox
15 17 (16.04%) Imperva
15 17 (16.04%) Blue Coat
15 17 (16.04%) CCSE
15 17 (16.04%) BIG-IP
15 17 (16.04%) OSPF
15 17 (16.04%) BGP
15 17 (16.04%) NetScreen
15 17 (16.04%) CheckPoint
15 17 (16.04%) E-Commerce

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (16.04%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.89%) Lync
4 2 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.89%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.94%) IIS
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.94%) Quickr
Applications
1 13 (12.26%) MS Office
2 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.19%) DNS
2 28 (26.42%) Firewall
3 27 (25.47%) DHCP
4 18 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
5 17 (16.04%) Network Security
5 17 (16.04%) BIG-IP
5 17 (16.04%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (16.04%) DMVPN
5 17 (16.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 17 (16.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 17 (16.04%) OSPF
5 17 (16.04%) BGP
5 17 (16.04%) NetScreen
6 12 (11.32%) SAN
7 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.60%) VPN
9 5 (4.72%) Internet
9 5 (4.72%) Wireless
10 4 (3.77%) LAN
10 4 (3.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.94%) Big Data
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.83%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.94%) JMeter
3 1 (0.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.94%) MSI
3 1 (0.94%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.83%) German Language
3 2 (1.89%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (1.89%) Advertising
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Back Office
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.04%) Security Specialist
1 17 (16.04%) Network Specialist
1 17 (16.04%) Network Security Specialist
2 16 (15.09%) Analyst
3 11 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Service Analyst
5 9 (8.49%) Administrator
5 9 (8.49%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.55%) Architect
7 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.72%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Citrix Specialist
8 4 (3.77%) Performance Tester
8 4 (3.77%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (3.77%) Tester
8 4 (3.77%) Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.83%) SOAP
2 3 (2.83%) Web Services
3 2 (1.89%) XMPP
4 1 (0.94%) .NET
4 1 (0.94%) Middleware
4 1 (0.94%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) Thin Client
1 18 (16.98%) Fat Client
2 7 (6.60%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.89%) Replication
3 2 (1.89%) Clustering
3 2 (1.89%) Statistics
3 2 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (0.94%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.94%) FMCG
4 1 (0.94%) iSeries
4 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.94%) IVR
4 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (65.09%) Windows
2 29 (27.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (17.92%) Linux
5 15 (14.15%) Windows XP
6 13 (12.26%) Windows 7
7 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.77%) UNIX
8 4 (3.77%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.89%) HPUX
9 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.94%) Solaris
10 1 (0.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.04%) E-Commerce
2 13 (12.26%) ITIL
3 9 (8.49%) Load Balancing
4 5 (4.72%) Performance Testing
4 5 (4.72%) Service Management
5 4 (3.77%) Change Management
5 4 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (3.77%) Problem Management
5 4 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.83%) Migration
6 3 (2.83%) Test Scripting
6 3 (2.83%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.83%) Project Management
7 2 (1.89%) Validation
7 2 (1.89%) Data Management
7 2 (1.89%) Data Protection
7 2 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (1.89%) Master Data Management
7 2 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.26%) C
2 7 (6.60%) SQL
2 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.77%) VBScript
4 2 (1.89%) VB
5 1 (0.94%) Python
5 1 (0.94%) VB6
5 1 (0.94%) C#
5 1 (0.94%) C++
5 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (16.04%) CCNP
2 17 (16.04%) CCSE
3 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.77%) CCA
6 4 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.77%) CCEA
7 3 (2.83%) CCNA
7 3 (2.83%) MCP
7 3 (2.83%) MCSE
7 3 (2.83%) MCITP
8 1 (0.94%) Degree
8 1 (0.94%) CCAA
8 1 (0.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 43 (40.57%) Active Directory
2 39 (36.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (21.70%) XenApp
4 14 (13.21%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.21%) vSphere
5 10 (9.43%) XenServer
6 7 (6.60%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.72%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.77%) MetaFrame
9 3 (2.83%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.83%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.83%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.89%) Xen
10 2 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.94%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) SCCM
2 5 (4.72%) SCOM
3 3 (2.83%) Unicenter
3 3 (2.83%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.89%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.94%) Nagios
5 1 (0.94%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.94%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (60.38%) VMware
2 34 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.47%) Cisco
4 23 (21.70%) HP
5 17 (16.04%) CheckPoint
5 17 (16.04%) Blue Coat
5 17 (16.04%) Infoblox
5 17 (16.04%) Imperva
5 17 (16.04%) F5
6 8 (7.55%) NetApp
7 6 (5.66%) IBM
8 5 (4.72%) Oracle
8 5 (4.72%) AppSense
9 4 (3.77%) Symantec
9 4 (3.77%) EMC
10 3 (2.83%) Juniper
10 3 (2.83%) CA
10 3 (2.83%) Dell
10 3 (2.83%) Wyse
11 2 (1.89%) Apple
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