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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 25 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.87% 5.26% 10.20%
As % of the Vendors category 6.18% 10.31% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Average daily rate
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£139 £140 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.89% -49.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £335 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £284 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.25 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £118.40 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -
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
178 97 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 62.68% 51.05% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 52 36
Average daily rate £283 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 13
Average hourly rate £12.42 £16.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.72% +34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.10 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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 -6 10 £139 -0.89% 3
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (45.83%) Windows XP
5 10 (41.67%) MS Office
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
8 7 (29.17%) VMware
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) SCCM
10 5 (20.83%) SCOM
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.83%) DHCP
11 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
11 4 (16.67%) Migration
11 4 (16.67%) Clustering
11 4 (16.67%) High Availability
11 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
12 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
12 3 (12.50%) PDA
12 3 (12.50%) Symantec
12 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
12 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
12 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) SMS
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Printer Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (12.50%) PDA
2 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.17%) RMADS
3 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (45.83%) Windows XP
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (4.17%) Network Management
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.83%) SCOM
3 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Siebel
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