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 3 months to 25 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 97 104
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 27 48 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.36% 1.73% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.56% 4.60% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 32
Median daily rate £335 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +4.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £268 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.68% +8.57%  

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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 758 1044 1234
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 38.09% 37.70% 41.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 697 777
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 49
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.34 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -5 14 £348 +6.92% 8
South Yorkshire +10 9 £325 +18.18% 2
North Yorkshire +11 4 £195 - 1
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 34 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 30 (62.50%) Windows
3 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 18 (37.50%) VMware
4 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
5 14 (29.17%) Cisco
6 12 (25.00%) VPN
6 12 (25.00%) ITIL
7 10 (20.83%) IBM Notes
7 10 (20.83%) SAN
7 10 (20.83%) Lotus
7 10 (20.83%) Blackberry
7 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 8 (16.67%) LAN
9 8 (16.67%) Linux
9 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 8 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (16.67%) SCCM
9 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 7 (14.58%) BYOD
10 7 (14.58%) Android
10 7 (14.58%) Mac OS
10 7 (14.58%) WAN
10 7 (14.58%) SQL
10 7 (14.58%) NetBackup
11 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

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 10 (20.83%) IBM Notes
2 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.08%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) VPN
2 10 (20.83%) SAN
3 8 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (16.67%) LAN
4 7 (14.58%) WAN
5 6 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (8.33%) Firewall
7 3 (6.25%) DHCP
7 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 3 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 2 (4.17%) MPLS
8 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.08%) NAS
9 1 (2.08%) Network Security
9 1 (2.08%) VLAN
9 1 (2.08%) VoIP
9 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.17%) MS Access
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MSI
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (8.33%) Banking
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (6.25%) Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) jQuery
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
1 1 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Blackberry
2 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.58%) BYOD
4 4 (8.33%) iPad
5 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.25%) Fat Client
5 3 (6.25%) Thin Client
6 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) User Experience
7 1 (2.08%) Clustering
7 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.08%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (62.50%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (16.67%) Linux
6 7 (14.58%) Android
6 7 (14.58%) Mac OS
7 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (10.42%) Unix
9 4 (8.33%) Windows 10
9 4 (8.33%) Windows Phone
9 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
10 3 (6.25%) Solaris
10 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.42%) Coaching
4 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.33%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.25%) Change Control
5 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.17%) High Availability
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (4.17%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.08%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) Delphi
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) MCSE
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.42%) MCP
4 3 (6.25%) MCITP
4 3 (6.25%) MCTS
4 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) CCNP
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.33%) XenApp
6 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.17%) Terminal Server
6 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) SCCM
2 7 (14.58%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.08%) AppDNA
4 1 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Netcool
4 1 (2.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.08%) SmoothWall
4 1 (2.08%) Unicenter
4 1 (2.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) VMware
3 14 (29.17%) Cisco
4 10 (20.83%) Lotus
5 5 (10.42%) HP
5 5 (10.42%) NetApp
5 5 (10.42%) Symantec
6 4 (8.33%) EMC
7 3 (6.25%) Bloomberg
7 3 (6.25%) Reuters
7 3 (6.25%) Veritas
8 2 (4.17%) Sun
9 1 (2.08%) AppSense
9 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.08%) Intel
9 1 (2.08%) Juniper
9 1 (2.08%) Mitel
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.08%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago