The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 16 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 28 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.54% 2.61% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 12.79% 5.88% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 4
Average daily rate
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£230 £200 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £112 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £272 £193
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.99% -6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Citrix
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
219 102 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 51.17% 44.35% 39.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 54 46
Average daily rate £325 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £19.21 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Liverpool +8 23 £230 +39.39% 5
Bootle - 3 - -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
3 24 (51.06%) VMware
4 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
5 20 (42.55%) XenApp
6 17 (36.17%) Windows 7
7 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (27.66%) DHCP
8 13 (27.66%) DNS
9 11 (23.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (23.40%) ITIL
9 11 (23.40%) XenDesktop
10 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
11 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (19.15%) Migration
12 8 (17.02%) Symantec
12 8 (17.02%) Thin Client
12 8 (17.02%) MS Office
12 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
12 8 (17.02%) Fat Client
12 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (14.89%) Linux
13 7 (14.89%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (12.77%) Terminal Services
14 6 (12.77%) MCP
14 6 (12.77%) LAN
14 6 (12.77%) WAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.38%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) DHCP
1 13 (27.66%) DNS
2 6 (12.77%) LAN
2 6 (12.77%) WAN
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) Internet
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Administrator
2 7 (14.89%) Citrix Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) Desktop Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.26%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Thin Client
1 8 (17.02%) Fat Client
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.38%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Windows 7
3 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.89%) Linux
7 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Migration
3 6 (12.77%) Server Building
4 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.26%) Service Management
5 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.13%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.13%) Application Discovery
6 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.13%) High Availability
6 1 (2.13%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (12.77%) MCP
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) CCAA
5 1 (2.13%) CCIA
5 1 (2.13%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 20 (42.55%) XenApp
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (23.40%) XenDesktop
4 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (12.77%) Xen
5 6 (12.77%) Terminal Services
5 6 (12.77%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (10.64%) vSphere
6 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.13%) XenServer
8 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (51.06%) VMware
3 8 (17.02%) Symantec
4 4 (8.51%) HP
4 4 (8.51%) AppSense
5 3 (6.38%) Acronis
5 3 (6.38%) Veritas
5 3 (6.38%) Sophos
6 2 (4.26%) McAfee
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) EMC
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy
7 1 (2.13%) PlateSpin
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