Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 118 135
Rank change year-on-year -16 +17 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 60 69 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.22% 1.57% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.22% 3.99% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 44
Yorkshire median daily rate £355 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £143 £211 £176
90th Percentile £500 £378 £500
England median daily rate £370 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +7.95% +5.46% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.03 £16.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +8.20% -12.86%
10th Percentile £13.38 £10.30 £11.00
90th Percentile £35.98 £23.10 £21.25
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 1,865 1,731 2,148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.88% 39.30% 39.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,166 1,060 1,335
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £250
90th Percentile £556 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 84 105
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.75% -2.07% +6.66%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £9.80
90th Percentile £34.25 £28.18 £23.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -12 43 £373 +7.19% 26
South Yorkshire -8 9 £288 -4.17% 5
North Yorkshire -4 5 £415 +76.60% 9
East Yorkshire +2 1 - -
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 28 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 24 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 22 (36.67%) VMware
6 18 (30.00%) Office 365
7 17 (28.33%) XenApp
8 15 (25.00%) DNS
9 14 (23.33%) DHCP
9 14 (23.33%) SCCM
9 14 (23.33%) PowerShell
10 13 (21.67%) ITIL
10 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (16.67%) Windows 10
12 10 (16.67%) SQL
13 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
13 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
13 9 (15.00%) Migration
13 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
13 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
14 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
15 7 (11.67%) Degree
15 7 (11.67%) LAN
15 7 (11.67%) Blackberry
15 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
15 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
15 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
15 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (11.67%) ServiceNow

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 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.67%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.00%) Office 365
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) DNS
2 14 (23.33%) DHCP
3 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.67%) LAN
5 5 (8.33%) Firewall
5 5 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (8.33%) WAN
6 4 (6.67%) VPN
7 3 (5.00%) VoIP
8 2 (3.33%) Network Security
8 2 (3.33%) SAN
8 2 (3.33%) Skype
8 2 (3.33%) SSL
8 2 (3.33%) Wireless
9 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (11.67%) Desktop Support
5 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Citrix Support
7 4 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 24 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.00%) Linux
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.67%) Unix
8 1 (1.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) ITIL
2 9 (15.00%) Migration
3 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.67%) CRM
6 4 (6.67%) Service Management
7 3 (5.00%) CAD
7 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.00%) Server Patching
7 3 (5.00%) Storage Management
7 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.33%) Coaching
8 2 (3.33%) Server Management
8 2 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (3.33%) Service Design
8 2 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) CCA
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.33%) CISSP
4 2 (3.33%) MCITP
4 2 (3.33%) MCSE
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.67%) NCDA
5 1 (1.67%) NCIE
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 28 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.33%) XenApp
3 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.67%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.00%) XenServer
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.33%) Xen
8 1 (1.67%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) SCCM
2 5 (8.33%) SCOM
3 4 (6.67%) HP SIM
4 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.33%) SCSM
5 2 (3.33%) WSUS
6 1 (1.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.67%) VMware
3 7 (11.67%) ServiceNow
4 6 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (6.67%) HP
5 4 (6.67%) Lotus
5 4 (6.67%) McAfee
5 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.00%) Ivanti
6 3 (5.00%) Trend Micro
7 2 (3.33%) Apple
7 2 (3.33%) Dell
7 2 (3.33%) NetApp
7 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.67%) Adobe
8 1 (1.67%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.67%) Symantec
8 1 (1.67%) Veeam