Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 141 114
Rank change year-on-year +31 -27 +16
Contract jobs citing Citrix 49 59 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.38% 1.19% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 3.24% 3.08% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 32
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £200 £169 £206
90th Percentile £431 £500 £375
England median daily rate £375 £375 £341
% change year-on-year - +10.13% +4.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £14.56 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.13% -11.76% +8.20%
10th Percentile £10.20 £13.24 £10.30
90th Percentile £32.90 £36.05 £23.10
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% +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 1,514 1,916 1,748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.71% 38.80% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 1,205 1,063
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.91% +2.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £213
90th Percentile £579 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £450 £448
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 117 89
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.30 £14.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +4.44% +1.10%
10th Percentile £9.80 £10.40 £9.96
90th Percentile £35.00 £25.15 £40.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.40% +2.53%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +17 26 £325 -13.33% 29
South Yorkshire +17 14 £200 -20.00% 4
East Yorkshire +5 4 - -
North Yorkshire +4 4 £280 -32.53% 6
Citrix
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
3 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
4 25 (51.02%) VMware
5 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
6 19 (38.78%) XenApp
7 16 (32.65%) ITIL
7 16 (32.65%) Azure
8 13 (26.53%) LAN
8 13 (26.53%) DNS
9 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (24.49%) MCITP
9 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
9 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
10 11 (22.45%) Linux
11 10 (20.41%) DHCP
11 10 (20.41%) VPN
11 10 (20.41%) SLA
11 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (18.37%) vSphere
12 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
13 8 (16.33%) BitLocker
13 8 (16.33%) ServiceNow
13 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 8 (16.33%) VSAN
13 8 (16.33%) VMware NSX
13 8 (16.33%) vRealize
13 8 (16.33%) Service Management
13 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery

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 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Azure
2 6 (12.24%) AWS
3 5 (10.20%) Office 365
3 5 (10.20%) OneDrive
4 2 (4.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) DNS
1 13 (26.53%) LAN
2 10 (20.41%) DHCP
2 10 (20.41%) VPN
3 8 (16.33%) VSAN
3 8 (16.33%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (12.24%) VoIP
5 5 (10.20%) Firewall
5 5 (10.20%) WAN
6 3 (6.12%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.12%) SAN
6 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.08%) BGP
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.08%) Internet
7 2 (4.08%) MPLS
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security
7 2 (4.08%) SNMP
7 2 (4.08%) Wireless
7 2 (4.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.16%) German Language
2 3 (6.12%) Back Office
3 2 (4.08%) Local Government
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Support
1 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Desktop Support
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (8.16%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) IT Support
5 4 (8.16%) Support Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.33%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.12%) Clustering
4 3 (6.12%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
3 11 (22.45%) Linux
3 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Android
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
2 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (16.33%) Asset Management
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (16.33%) Service Management
4 7 (14.29%) Data Management
4 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.20%) Project Delivery
6 4 (8.16%) High Availability
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.12%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) MCITP
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (8.16%) MCSE
4 3 (6.12%) CCA
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (38.78%) XenApp
3 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (18.37%) vSphere
5 8 (16.33%) BitLocker
5 8 (16.33%) VMware NSX
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 5 (10.20%) Terminal Services
8 4 (8.16%) Firmware
9 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
10 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
10 2 (4.08%) iptables
10 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (4.08%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) vRealize
2 7 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.12%) WSUS
4 2 (4.08%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
4 2 (4.08%) Nagios
4 2 (4.08%) SCOM
4 2 (4.08%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 25 (51.02%) VMware
3 8 (16.33%) ServiceNow
4 7 (14.29%) NetApp
4 7 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) Dell
6 4 (8.16%) HP
6 4 (8.16%) McAfee
6 4 (8.16%) Meraki
6 4 (8.16%) Veeam
7 3 (6.12%) IBM
7 3 (6.12%) Symantec
8 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.08%) F5
8 2 (4.08%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.08%) Ivanti
8 2 (4.08%) Juniper
8 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.08%) Riverbed