Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 125 121
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -26
Contract jobs citing Citrix 68 83 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.53% 1.52% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 3.90% 3.92% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 63
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% - +4.42%
10th Percentile £212 £204 £207
90th Percentile £376 £500 £548
England median daily rate £340 £325 £329
% change year-on-year +4.62% -1.14% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.20% -18.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.00 £13.10
90th Percentile £23.10 £21.25 £23.80
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 1744 2119 2502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.28% 38.88% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1310 1515
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £253 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 101 168
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.52% +6.66% +3.58%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.00 £8.85
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.00 £28.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -3 40 £350 -1.06% 3
South Yorkshire +17 16 £300 +4.35% 2
North Yorkshire +11 11 £235 -21.67% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 45 (66.18%) Windows
2 38 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 27 (39.71%) Cisco
3 27 (39.71%) Active Directory
4 21 (30.88%) VMware
4 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (30.88%) XenApp
5 19 (27.94%) Windows 7
6 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Office
8 14 (20.59%) Firewall
9 13 (19.12%) ITIL
9 13 (19.12%) VPN
9 13 (19.12%) Blackberry
9 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (17.65%) XenDesktop
10 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (17.65%) Office 365
10 12 (17.65%) Lotus
10 12 (17.65%) IBM Notes
10 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
11 11 (16.18%) Android
11 11 (16.18%) Mac OS
11 11 (16.18%) SCCM
12 10 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (13.24%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (13.24%) Finance
13 9 (13.24%) McAfee
13 9 (13.24%) BYOD

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 12 (17.65%) IBM Notes
1 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.47%) Confluence
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) Firewall
2 13 (19.12%) VPN
3 10 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (10.29%) NetScaler
4 7 (10.29%) Network Security
4 7 (10.29%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (7.35%) LAN
5 5 (7.35%) WAN
6 4 (5.88%) DHCP
6 4 (5.88%) DNS
7 3 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (4.41%) SAN
7 3 (4.41%) SMS
7 3 (4.41%) VoIP
8 2 (2.94%) SMTP
8 2 (2.94%) VSAN
8 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (16.18%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Active Directory Support
7 3 (4.41%) Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Citrix Support
7 3 (4.41%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Blackberry
2 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.24%) BYOD
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.47%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 45 (66.18%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (27.94%) Windows 7
4 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (16.18%) Android
5 11 (16.18%) Mac OS
6 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.47%) Linux
9 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (10.29%) Coaching
3 7 (10.29%) Information Assurance
3 7 (10.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (5.88%) Analytics
4 4 (5.88%) Investment Management
5 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.94%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (2.94%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (2.94%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (2.94%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (2.94%) Test Planning
6 2 (2.94%) Use Case
6 2 (2.94%) Validation
6 2 (2.94%) Workflow
6 2 (2.94%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) CCA
3 4 (5.88%) CCAA
3 4 (5.88%) CCEA
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.94%) CCNA
5 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) MCTS
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (39.71%) Active Directory
2 21 (30.88%) XenApp
3 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (8.82%) vSphere
5 6 (8.82%) XenServer
6 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.41%) Terminal Server
7 2 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) SCCM
2 6 (8.82%) EdgeSight
3 2 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.47%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 38 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (39.71%) Cisco
3 21 (30.88%) VMware
4 12 (17.65%) Lotus
5 9 (13.24%) McAfee
6 6 (8.82%) NetApp
7 4 (5.88%) AppSense
8 3 (4.41%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) Veeam
9 2 (2.94%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.94%) Intel
9 2 (2.94%) Juniper
9 2 (2.94%) Reuters
10 1 (1.47%) Altiris
10 1 (1.47%) Capita
10 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.47%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.47%) Mitel
10 1 (1.47%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds