The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Merseyside region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 22 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 3 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.62% 1.90% 4.89%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 4.55% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£130 - £263
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 - £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £282 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 88 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 46.49% 41.71% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 41
Average daily rate £410 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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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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 -3 2 £115 - 1
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
5 2 (22.22%) MSI
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (11.11%) PDA
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
6 1 (11.11%) AppSense
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
1 2 (22.22%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Packager
1 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
1 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) AppSense
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
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