Period
to 17 October 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 17 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 56 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.29% 1.53% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 4.27% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £325 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% +20.93% -30.19%
10th Percentile £143 £285 £120
90th Percentile £480 £395 £341
Yorkshire median daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -6.15% - +20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +25.71% -25.53%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -16.67% +37.70% -18.67%

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 394 281 424
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 46.08% 35.93% 38.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 168 284
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.03% +10.36%
10th Percentile £250 £302 £213
90th Percentile £525 £604 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +21.95%
10th Percentile £10.21 £10.46 £9.40
90th Percentile £43.17 £29.20 £30.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.98 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +14.11% -3.45% +6.66%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 October 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
Doncaster +1 5 £298 - 2
Sheffield +5 2 £250 -37.50% 2
Citrix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) CCA
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory

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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) VMS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Coaching
1 2 (18.18%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) Case Management
2 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Kanban
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCA
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) NCDA
2 1 (9.09%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam