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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 79 99
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.97% 2.00% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.71% 5.62% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 11
Median daily rate £348 £331 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% -2.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £290 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £428 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year -23.68% +12.29%  

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 West Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 516 730 857
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.93% 35.58% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 490 543
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £534 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 29
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.38 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.49% -13.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.93 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £21.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -12 10 £345 +4.15% 8
Bradford - 3 £375 -
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Citrix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco
4 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (32.00%) SAN
5 8 (32.00%) ITIL
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (28.00%) LAN
6 7 (28.00%) Blackberry
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (20.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
8 5 (20.00%) IBM Notes
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.00%) Lotus
8 5 (20.00%) Symantec
8 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Phone
9 4 (16.00%) BYOD
9 4 (16.00%) NetBackup

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 5 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SAN
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
3 6 (24.00%) VPN
3 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (8.00%) DHCP
6 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.00%) MPLS
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.00%) NAS
7 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.00%) BYOD
4 2 (8.00%) iPad
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Android
5 4 (16.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Phone
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Unix
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Information Governance
6 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.00%) Service Design
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Delphi
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) MCITP
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) MCTS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.00%) XenApp
6 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) Lotus
4 5 (20.00%) Symantec
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
6 3 (12.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 3 (12.00%) Reuters
7 1 (4.00%) Altiris
7 1 (4.00%) AppSense
7 1 (4.00%) Juniper
7 1 (4.00%) NetMotion Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) Nintex
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago