Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 129 125
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +18
Contract jobs citing Citrix 55 53 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.15% 1.20% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 3.16% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 41
Yorkshire median daily rate £373 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.17% - -25.00%
10th Percentile £146 £213 £166
90th Percentile £503 £375 £500
England median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.53 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.08% -31.43% -18.60%
10th Percentile £12.81 £10.40 £10.80
90th Percentile £28.22 £22.80 £22.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - -

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 1,825 1,678 1,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.05% 38.11% 39.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,138 1,046 1,247
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £208 £232
90th Percentile £558 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 85 104
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.59% +3.43%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.10 £9.80
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £26.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 -4 40 £375 +7.14% 17
South Yorkshire -19 7 £250 -16.67% 4
North Yorkshire 0 5 £438 +52.17% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 36 (65.45%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (34.55%) VMware
4 19 (34.55%) Office 365
5 17 (30.91%) Windows Server
6 15 (27.27%) XenApp
7 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
8 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (20.00%) DNS
10 10 (18.18%) DHCP
10 10 (18.18%) ITIL
10 10 (18.18%) Migration
10 10 (18.18%) SCCM
10 10 (18.18%) Windows 10
11 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
11 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
11 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (16.36%) SQL
12 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
12 8 (14.55%) Finance
12 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (12.73%) ServiceNow
13 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
13 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
15 5 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing

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 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (34.55%) Office 365
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) DNS
2 10 (18.18%) DHCP
3 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.09%) LAN
4 5 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (9.09%) WAN
5 4 (7.27%) VPN
6 3 (5.45%) Firewall
7 2 (3.64%) Skype
7 2 (3.64%) VoIP
7 2 (3.64%) Wireless
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.82%) MPLS
8 1 (1.82%) Network Security
8 1 (1.82%) NX-OS
8 1 (1.82%) OSPF
8 1 (1.82%) SAN
8 1 (1.82%) SSL
8 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (12.73%) Desktop Support
4 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 5 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (65.45%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows Server
3 10 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Unix
7 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ITIL
1 10 (18.18%) Migration
2 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
4 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.27%) CRM
5 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.27%) Service Management
6 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.45%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.64%) ITSM
7 2 (3.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
2 9 (16.36%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Perl
3 1 (1.82%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CCA
4 1 (1.82%) CCIE
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) CISSP
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) NCDA
4 1 (1.82%) NCIE
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.27%) XenApp
3 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.27%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.82%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.82%) vSphere
8 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) HP SIM
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) Nessus
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) SCSM
3 1 (1.82%) Terraform
3 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (34.55%) VMware
3 7 (12.73%) ServiceNow
4 3 (5.45%) Ivanti
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) Lotus
5 2 (3.64%) McAfee
5 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.82%) Adobe
6 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.82%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) Symantec
6 1 (1.82%) Trend Micro
6 1 (1.82%) Veeam