The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 25 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 10 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.31% 6.28% 7.32%
As % of the Vendors category 7.35% 11.02% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate £200 £139 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.14% -0.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £120 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £158 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Citrix
Merseyside

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

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 118 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 58.62% 57.00% 56.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 52 36
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £149 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -24.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (29.17%) XenApp
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) Windows XP
5 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
6 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.83%) WAN
7 5 (20.83%) LAN
7 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) CCNP
8 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
8 4 (16.67%) HP
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (16.67%) Time Management
8 4 (16.67%) Banking
8 4 (16.67%) vSphere

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) Wireless
3 2 (8.33%) BIG-IP
3 2 (8.33%) SNMP
3 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Support
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) iPad
3 3 (12.50%) Wiki
4 2 (8.33%) Handset
4 2 (8.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
2 7 (29.17%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Time Management
4 3 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (12.50%) Network Design
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Document Management
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCNP
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CCIE
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) MCDST
4 1 (4.17%) CCEA
4 1 (4.17%) CCEE
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (29.17%) XenApp
4 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (16.67%) vSphere
6 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) EdgeSight
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
1 3 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Sun