The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 25 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.65% 3.57% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 7.32% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 41 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 46.28% 48.81% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 36
Average daily rate £250 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £10.75 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) WMI
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft