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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 78 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 45 45 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.78% 2.04% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.12% 4.73% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £151 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.95% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £165.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.45% +735.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.02 £165.00 £16.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £165.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +5.25%
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
1093 952 1052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.34% 43.12% 40.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 503 452
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 77 65
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.34 £9.07 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -8 21 £363 +31.81% 21
South Yorkshire +7 16 £335 +54.02% 9
North Yorkshire -5 4 £186 -51.93% 5
East Yorkshire -3 2 £240 - 2
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 62 (64.58%) Windows
1 62 (64.58%) VMware
2 43 (44.79%) Active Directory
3 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
4 31 (32.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (22.92%) XenApp
6 22 (22.92%) DNS
6 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (18.75%) HP
8 17 (17.71%) MS Exchange
8 17 (17.71%) DHCP
8 17 (17.71%) Firewall
9 16 (16.67%) Cisco
10 15 (15.63%) Windows XP
10 15 (15.63%) ITIL
11 14 (14.58%) SLA
12 12 (12.50%) SAN
12 12 (12.50%) MS Office
12 12 (12.50%) vSphere
12 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (11.46%) Windows 7
13 11 (11.46%) Linux
13 11 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (10.42%) Problem Management
15 9 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (9.38%) SCCM
15 9 (9.38%) F5

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (17.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.08%) Quickr
5 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Office
2 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.92%) DNS
2 17 (17.71%) DHCP
2 17 (17.71%) Firewall
3 12 (12.50%) SAN
4 9 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (8.33%) Network Security
5 8 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (8.33%) BIG-IP
5 8 (8.33%) DMVPN
5 8 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (8.33%) OSPF
5 8 (8.33%) BGP
5 8 (8.33%) NetScreen
6 7 (7.29%) Internet
7 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.21%) VPN
7 5 (5.21%) WAN
8 4 (4.17%) LAN
9 3 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MSI
2 3 (3.13%) InstallShield
2 3 (3.13%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.08%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.13%) German Language
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) Analyst
2 10 (10.42%) Service Analyst
2 10 (10.42%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (8.33%) Administrator
4 8 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 8 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 8 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
5 7 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Consultant
8 4 (4.17%) Citrix Specialist
9 3 (3.13%) Build Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Server Administrator
9 3 (3.13%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 8 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 7 (7.29%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.13%) FMCG
5 2 (2.08%) iSeries
5 2 (2.08%) Statistics
5 2 (2.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.04%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) PDA
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) NHS
6 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (64.58%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (15.63%) Windows XP
5 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.46%) Windows 7
6 11 (11.46%) Linux
7 4 (4.17%) Windows NT
8 3 (3.13%) UNIX
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.04%) HPUX
10 1 (1.04%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) ITIL
2 10 (10.42%) Problem Management
3 9 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.29%) Service Management
6 5 (5.21%) Project Management
6 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.21%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.21%) Line Management
7 4 (4.17%) Migration
8 3 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.13%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.13%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.13%) Validation
8 3 (3.13%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.08%) Change Management
9 2 (2.08%) Network Design
9 2 (2.08%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) C
2 7 (7.29%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) VBScript
3 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.33%) CCNP
3 8 (8.33%) CCSE
4 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.25%) MCSE
6 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.17%) CCA
6 4 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.17%) CCEA
7 3 (3.13%) CCNA
7 3 (3.13%) MCP
7 3 (3.13%) MCITP
8 1 (1.04%) CCAA
8 1 (1.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (44.79%) Active Directory
2 31 (32.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (22.92%) XenApp
4 12 (12.50%) vSphere
5 9 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 9 (9.38%) XenServer
6 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.13%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (3.13%) VMware Server
8 3 (3.13%) MetaFrame
8 3 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.08%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.04%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) SCCM
2 5 (5.21%) SCOM
3 3 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.13%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.04%) Nagios
5 1 (1.04%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.04%) WSUS
5 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 62 (64.58%) VMware
2 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.75%) HP
4 16 (16.67%) Cisco
5 9 (9.38%) CheckPoint
5 9 (9.38%) F5
6 8 (8.33%) Infoblox
6 8 (8.33%) Imperva
6 8 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 7 (7.29%) NetApp
8 6 (6.25%) Remedy
9 5 (5.21%) IBM
9 5 (5.21%) Dell
10 4 (4.17%) Juniper
10 4 (4.17%) Symantec
11 3 (3.13%) CA
11 3 (3.13%) EMC
11 3 (3.13%) AppSense
11 3 (3.13%) Wyse
12 2 (2.08%) Apple
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Batley
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £17 - £19 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago