The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 6 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 10.00% 9.68% -
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 18.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +3.07% -10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.39 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% -  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20 16 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 50.00% 51.61% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
Median daily rate £450 £231 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.59% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £172 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £373 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £17.39 £14.50 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.93% +40.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Wakefield

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Wakefield

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Wakefield

Citrix
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos