Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 129 137
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -36
Contract jobs citing Citrix 56 60 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.23% 1.30% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 3.24% 3.32% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 51
Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -20.73% +5.81%
10th Percentile £201 £173 £206
90th Percentile £376 £475 £675
England median daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -1.36% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -18.60% +22.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £23.10 £22.75 £89.35
England median hourly rate £15.25 £16.29 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.38% -1.27% -

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 1,727 1,809 2,347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.03% 39.08% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,081 1,130 1,417
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £249 £249
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 98 156
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +5.28%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.80 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £23.83 £22.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

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 18 February 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
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 18 February 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 -16 32 £350 -9.68% 26
South Yorkshire +14 15 £300 +10.09% 13
North Yorkshire +4 9 £235 -21.67% 12
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) Active Directory
3 24 (42.86%) VMware
4 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (39.29%) XenApp
4 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 17 (30.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
8 14 (25.00%) XenDesktop
9 13 (23.21%) ITIL
10 12 (21.43%) NetScaler
11 11 (19.64%) Firewall
11 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (19.64%) Finance
12 10 (17.86%) EdgeSight
13 9 (16.07%) SCCM
13 9 (16.07%) Information Assurance
13 9 (16.07%) Cisco
14 8 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
14 8 (14.29%) Investment Management
14 8 (14.29%) Banking
14 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
14 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
14 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
15 7 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
15 7 (12.50%) Office 365
15 7 (12.50%) Network Security

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 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) NetScaler
2 11 (19.64%) Firewall
3 7 (12.50%) Network Security
3 7 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (10.71%) DHCP
4 6 (10.71%) DNS
5 4 (7.14%) SMTP
6 3 (5.36%) WAN
7 2 (3.57%) LAN
7 2 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.79%) Internet
8 1 (1.79%) PBX
8 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.79%) SMS
8 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.79%) VoIP
8 1 (1.79%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
2 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (14.29%) Analyst
1 8 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (8.93%) Architect
2 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
3 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 4 (7.14%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
3 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (5.36%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (3.57%) Data Centre Specialist
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Support
5 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (16.07%) Information Assurance
4 8 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 7 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (10.71%) Analytics
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 4 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Information Security
8 4 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (7.14%) Scrum
8 4 (7.14%) Service Management
8 4 (7.14%) Test Planning
8 4 (7.14%) Use Case
8 4 (7.14%) Validation
8 4 (7.14%) Workflow
8 4 (7.14%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (12.50%) CCA
3 6 (10.71%) CCAA
3 6 (10.71%) CCEA
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.57%) CCNA
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.57%) MCSE
5 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) MCSA
6 1 (1.79%) MCTS
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) GDPR
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (51.79%) Active Directory
2 22 (39.29%) XenApp
3 17 (30.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 7 (12.50%) XenServer
6 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 5 (8.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (7.14%) Terminal Server
8 4 (7.14%) Terminal Services
8 4 (7.14%) vSphere
9 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) EdgeSight
2 9 (16.07%) SCCM
3 3 (5.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) VMware
2 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco
4 7 (12.50%) McAfee
5 6 (10.71%) Ivanti
6 4 (7.14%) NetApp
7 3 (5.36%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) Apple
8 2 (3.57%) Capita
8 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.57%) Veeam
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.79%) Sophos