Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 130 130
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 47 59 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.96% 1.39% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 3.61% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 46
Yorkshire median daily rate £295 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.23% - +4.84%
10th Percentile £200 £185 £218
90th Percentile £401 £475 £471
England median daily rate £338 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £11.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.09% -8.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £13.81 £10.23 £9.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £16.62 £22.35
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -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 1,805 1,634 2,220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 36.84% 38.38% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,145 967 1,436
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £259 £261
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.39% +4.64% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 68 91
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.38% +1.58%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.98 £26.25 £23.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.18
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.02% -1.86%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -20 24 £250 -28.57% 10
South Yorkshire -3 12 £313 -3.85% 4
North Yorkshire +2 11 £295 +40.48% 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) VMware
3 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
3 22 (46.81%) Windows Server
4 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.79%) Cisco
7 13 (27.66%) DNS
8 12 (25.53%) ITIL
9 11 (23.40%) DHCP
9 11 (23.40%) XenApp
10 10 (21.28%) SCCM
10 10 (21.28%) XenDesktop
11 9 (19.15%) Office 365
11 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
12 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
12 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
12 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
12 8 (17.02%) LAN
13 7 (14.89%) NetApp
13 7 (14.89%) XenServer
13 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
14 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (12.77%) Firewall
14 6 (12.77%) VoIP
14 6 (12.77%) WAN
14 6 (12.77%) SLA

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 (17.02%) MS Exchange
1 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Office 365
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) DNS
2 11 (23.40%) DHCP
3 8 (17.02%) LAN
3 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.77%) Firewall
4 6 (12.77%) VoIP
4 6 (12.77%) WAN
5 5 (10.64%) SAN
6 3 (6.38%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.38%) SMS
6 3 (6.38%) SSL
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.26%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) Network Security
8 1 (2.13%) PBX
8 1 (2.13%) Skype
8 1 (2.13%) VPN
8 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.26%) Back Office
1 2 (4.26%) Banking
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Electronics
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Support Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (14.89%) Desktop Support
4 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) 802.1X
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (6.38%) Patch Management
5 3 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.38%) Server Patching
5 3 (6.38%) Task Automation
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Coaching
6 2 (4.26%) High Availability
6 2 (4.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.26%) Network Management
6 2 (4.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (4.26%) Service Design
6 2 (4.26%) SIEM
6 2 (4.26%) Storage Management
6 2 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) CCA
1 4 (8.51%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCITP
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CCDE
4 1 (2.13%) CCDP
4 1 (2.13%) CCIE
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.13%) NCDA
4 1 (2.13%) NCIE
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.40%) XenApp
4 10 (21.28%) XenDesktop
5 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
6 7 (14.89%) XenServer
7 5 (10.64%) Terminal Services
7 5 (10.64%) vSphere
8 3 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) SCOM
3 3 (6.38%) HP SIM
3 3 (6.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.26%) WSUS
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) VMware
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.79%) Cisco
4 7 (14.89%) NetApp
5 5 (10.64%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.51%) Apple
6 4 (8.51%) HP
7 3 (6.38%) BMC
7 3 (6.38%) Dell
7 3 (6.38%) Ivanti
8 2 (4.26%) Infoblox
8 2 (4.26%) Lotus
8 2 (4.26%) McAfee
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.26%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.13%) Capita
9 1 (2.13%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.13%) Sophos
9 1 (2.13%) Veeam