The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the County Antrim region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 13 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.44% 1.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.26% 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£279 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 55 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 43.33% 51.89% 54.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 35
Average daily rate £275 £388 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £252 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Citrix
Northern Ireland

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the County Antrim region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the County Antrim region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +7 4 £279 +23.88%
Citrix
Northern Ireland

Citrix
Top 25 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware