Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 16 January 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 72 69
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 -39
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.57% 1.41% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 4.08% 4.08% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 12
South Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £245 £120 £216
90th Percentile £323 £350 £415
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £300 £394
% change year-on-year - -23.81% +17.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -7.89% -9.52%
10th Percentile £20.00 £13.10 £15.70
90th Percentile £24.00 £17.50 £21.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -31.43% -18.60% +6.17%

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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 319 392 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 38.53% 34.48% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 273 325
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £537
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £17.50 £12.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +45.53% -19.83%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.96 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.49 £25.00 £22.43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in South Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in South Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in South Yorkshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +14 9 - -
Doncaster 0 2 £300 +150.00% 1
Citrix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 10 (76.92%) XenDesktop
2 9 (69.23%) XenApp
3 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 8 (61.54%) Investment Management
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Investment Banking
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Ivanti
6 4 (30.77%) Use Case
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
6 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) XenServer
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
6 4 (30.77%) Validation
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Workflow
6 4 (30.77%) DNS

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) NetScaler
1 4 (30.77%) SMTP
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) PBX
3 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) VSAN
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Investment Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (30.77%) Creative Thinking
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Use Case
2 4 (30.77%) Validation
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) XenDesktop
2 9 (69.23%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (30.77%) Terminal Server
4 4 (30.77%) XenServer
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Ivanti
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) HP