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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 31 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 4 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.69% 8.70% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 14.97% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Average daily rate £375 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £12.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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
126 147 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 53.16% 58.10% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 72 28
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £20.25 £16.73 £12.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.04% +33.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 1 May 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (38.46%) SCOM
4 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) IaaS
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) PaaS
6 3 (23.08%) Confluence
6 3 (23.08%) iPad
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) XenApp
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
6 3 (23.08%) Wiki
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Nagios

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (23.08%) Confluence
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) IaaS
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Local Government
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Support
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Executive
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 3 (23.08%) iPad
2 3 (23.08%) Wiki
3 2 (15.38%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCDST
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 3 (23.08%) EdgeSight
2 3 (23.08%) Nagios
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam