Period
to 17 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 64 72
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -23
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.00% 1.61% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 4.42% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -38.89%
10th Percentile £218 £120 £200
90th Percentile £387 £383 £371
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £348 £345
% change year-on-year -20.86% +0.72% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 - £20.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £11.50 £10.99
% change year-on-year +200.00% +4.64% -41.39%

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 421 294 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 42.27% 36.43% 43.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 180 297
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £414 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% +7.47% +18.46%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £257
90th Percentile £513 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 19
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.32% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.88 £9.39 £8.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £21.75 £25.80
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +28.57% +1.38% +4.23%

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 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 July 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 +6 5 £300 +150.00% 1
Sheffield -8 2 £170 -53.10% 3
Citrix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (40.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) Ivanti
5 3 (30.00%) BMC
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) XenServer
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (30.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 3 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (30.00%) Task Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) CCA

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (30.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Case Management
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) BMC
3 3 (30.00%) Ivanti
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Apple