Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 89 114
Rank change year-on-year -18 +25 -26
Contract jobs citing Citrix 27 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.22% 2.10% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 5.69% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 25
Leeds median daily rate £350 £354 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.06% -11.56% +61.62%
10th Percentile £213 £278 £203
90th Percentile £408 £534 £605
West Yorkshire median daily rate £348 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +0.72% -8.00% +38.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Leeds median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% +2.86% +17.73%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.50 £12.58
90th Percentile £12.00 £23.70 £19.63
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.33% +2.86% -13.58%

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 863 966 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.86% 36.93% 39.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 635 801
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 47
Leeds median hourly rate £22.61 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.92% -13.33% +9.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.98
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.83 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
6 7 (25.93%) McAfee
6 7 (25.93%) Blackberry
6 7 (25.93%) Firewall
6 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (25.93%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (25.93%) SCCM
6 7 (25.93%) Network Security
6 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (22.22%) Mac OS
7 6 (22.22%) XenApp
7 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (22.22%) Android
7 6 (22.22%) Lotus
7 6 (22.22%) IBM Notes
7 6 (22.22%) VPN
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (18.52%) VMware
8 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
8 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (18.52%) BYOD
8 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
9 4 (14.81%) Coaching
9 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop

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 6 (22.22%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
1 7 (25.93%) Network Security
1 7 (25.93%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (22.22%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) VSAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (18.52%) Citrix Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Technical Leader
2 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Applications Packager
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Support
3 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Support
4 1 (3.70%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Blackberry
2 5 (18.52%) BYOD
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Android
3 6 (22.22%) Mac OS
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Coaching
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Task Automation
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCA
2 2 (7.41%) CCAA
2 2 (7.41%) CCEA
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) XenApp
3 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) McAfee
4 6 (22.22%) Lotus
5 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) AppSense
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.70%) Capita
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) Reuters