Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 May 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 139 127
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 56 45 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.15% 1.07% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 2.82% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 52
Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £160 £151 £214
90th Percentile £376 £475 £675
England median daily rate £331 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -5.36% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.17% -42.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.60 £10.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £17.24 £23.75
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.13% -3.03% -2.94%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,766 1,595 2,228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 36.37% 37.82% 39.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,156 956 1,448
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -1.90% +12.86%
10th Percentile £235 £258 £256
90th Percentile £540 £538 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 77 92
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.65 £9.80 £8.61
90th Percentile £40.40 £24.60 £22.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Yorkshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Citrix in Yorkshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
West Yorkshire -15 27 £225 -40.00% 16
North Yorkshire +7 16 £281 +44.23% 4
South Yorkshire +2 13 £300 -7.69% 3
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 38 (67.86%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Active Directory
3 31 (55.36%) VMware
4 25 (44.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
7 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (26.79%) ITIL
9 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 14 (25.00%) XenApp
10 13 (23.21%) DNS
11 11 (19.64%) DHCP
11 11 (19.64%) Cisco
12 10 (17.86%) XenDesktop
13 9 (16.07%) Office 365
13 9 (16.07%) Data Centre
14 8 (14.29%) NetScaler
14 8 (14.29%) Terminal Services
14 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
14 8 (14.29%) WAN
14 8 (14.29%) Finance
15 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
15 7 (12.50%) LAN
15 7 (12.50%) XenServer
15 7 (12.50%) SCCM
15 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
16 6 (10.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
16 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Office 365
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) DNS
2 11 (19.64%) DHCP
3 8 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 8 (14.29%) WAN
4 7 (12.50%) LAN
5 4 (7.14%) SAN
5 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.14%) VoIP
6 3 (5.36%) Firewall
6 3 (5.36%) SMS
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (3.57%) SMTP
7 2 (3.57%) SSL
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.79%) PBX
8 1 (1.79%) Skype
8 1 (1.79%) VPN
8 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Desktop Support
4 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.93%) Active Directory Support
7 5 (8.93%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 4 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Data Centre Specialist
8 4 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Server Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 3 (5.36%) Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Consultant
9 3 (5.36%) Customer Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.79%) Linux
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (8.93%) Change Control
3 5 (8.93%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.14%) Network Management
4 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.14%) Service Management
4 4 (7.14%) Ticket Management
5 3 (5.36%) Analytics
5 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.36%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.36%) Scrum
5 3 (5.36%) Task Automation
5 3 (5.36%) Validation
6 2 (3.57%) Coaching
6 2 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (3.57%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) CCA
1 4 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (7.14%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.57%) CCAA
2 2 (3.57%) CCEA
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) CCDE
3 1 (1.79%) CCDP
3 1 (1.79%) CCIE
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) MCTS
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (58.93%) Active Directory
2 25 (44.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (25.00%) XenApp
4 10 (17.86%) XenDesktop
5 8 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 7 (12.50%) XenServer
7 6 (10.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
8 5 (8.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (7.14%) vSphere
10 3 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (3.57%) Terminal Server
11 2 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (7.14%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) VMware
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.64%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) Apple
4 6 (10.71%) Ivanti
4 6 (10.71%) NetApp
5 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.36%) BMC
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 2 (3.57%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) Infoblox
7 2 (3.57%) Sophos
8 1 (1.79%) Capita
8 1 (1.79%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.79%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.79%) SAP
8 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow