Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Citrix
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 101 96
Rank change year-on-year -20 -5 +29
Contract jobs citing Citrix 19 30 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.80% 1.37% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.48% 3.59% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 30
Leeds median daily rate £370 £350 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.56% +3.41%
10th Percentile £188 £213 £268
90th Percentile £501 £413 £541
West Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £348 £331
% change year-on-year +6.47% +4.91% +47.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Leeds median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -38.89% +2.86%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.03 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.19% -11.11% +2.86%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 766 836 982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.06% 38.14% 35.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 512 636
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £303 £269 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 20
Leeds median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.66% -3.12%
10th Percentile £10.84 £10.50 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.00 £27.68 £30.83
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £12.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +22.40% -12.28% +1.79%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Leeds

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Leeds

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Leeds

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (21.05%) DHCP
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
6 4 (21.05%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) SCCM
6 4 (21.05%) SCOM
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (21.05%) XenApp
6 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (21.05%) HP SIM
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
7 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) McAfee
7 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Service Design

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) Security Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Server Patching
4 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Service Design
4 2 (10.53%) SIEM
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCA
1 2 (10.53%) CISSP
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.53%) XenServer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP SIM
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 2 (10.53%) Apple
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) CyberArk
6 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow