Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 22 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 116 128
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 -27
Contract jobs citing Citrix 40 59 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.31% 1.64% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 4.34% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 27
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £354 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.06% -5.67% +38.89%
10th Percentile £213 £288 £204
90th Percentile £393 £531 £595
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -3.85% - +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +2.86% -13.58%
10th Percentile £10.20 £11.50 £12.05
90th Percentile £19.40 £23.70 £19.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year +8.20% -18.67% +6.38%

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 West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1190 1360 1761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.97% 37.76% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 846 1048
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £251 £263 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £507
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 46 101
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +26.91%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £21.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -0.52% +6.66% +3.58%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in West Yorkshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Leeds -19 27 £350 -3.45% 1
Bradford +17 3 - -
Huddersfield - 3 £275 -
Wakefield -3 2 - - 1
Citrix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
4 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (32.50%) XenApp
5 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (27.50%) SCCM
6 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (25.00%) VMware
8 9 (22.50%) ITIL
9 8 (20.00%) Blackberry
10 7 (17.50%) Firewall
10 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (17.50%) IBM Notes
10 7 (17.50%) VPN
10 7 (17.50%) McAfee
10 7 (17.50%) Lotus
10 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (17.50%) Reverse Proxy
10 7 (17.50%) Network Security
11 6 (15.00%) Android
11 6 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (15.00%) Mac OS
12 5 (12.50%) Information Assurance
12 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
12 5 (12.50%) NetScaler
12 5 (12.50%) BYOD

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 7 (17.50%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
1 7 (17.50%) Network Security
1 7 (17.50%) Reverse Proxy
1 7 (17.50%) VPN
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 3 (7.50%) SMS
5 2 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
6 1 (2.50%) VSAN
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Support
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Packager
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.00%) Exchange Support
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.50%) BYOD
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (15.00%) Android
6 6 (15.00%) Mac OS
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 4 (10.00%) Analytics
4 4 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) Task Automation
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) CCA
1 4 (10.00%) CCAA
1 4 (10.00%) CCEA
1 4 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
1 13 (32.50%) XenApp
2 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) vSphere
3 4 (10.00%) XenServer
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) Cisco
3 10 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Lotus
4 7 (17.50%) McAfee
5 4 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (5.00%) AppSense
7 1 (2.50%) Altiris
7 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.50%) Capita
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) NetMotion Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) Reuters