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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 25 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 11 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.96% 6.64% 5.58%
As % of the Vendors category 6.88% 12.28% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 6
Average daily rate
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£139 £213 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.70% -29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £198 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £314 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
160 114 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 57.55% 54.03% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 65 35
Average daily rate £283 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £421 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 -5 7 £139 -34.70% 3
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
3 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
4 12 (52.17%) Windows XP
5 11 (47.83%) MS Office
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 6 (26.09%) SCCM
9 5 (21.74%) VMware
9 5 (21.74%) ITIL
10 4 (17.39%) DHCP
10 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
10 4 (17.39%) Clustering
10 4 (17.39%) Migration
10 4 (17.39%) SCOM
10 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
10 4 (17.39%) High Availability
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (13.04%) PDA
11 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
11 3 (13.04%) Symantec
11 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 3 (13.04%) Java
11 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
12 2 (8.70%) Oracle
12 2 (8.70%) Thin Client

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (47.83%) MS Office
2 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) Google Apps
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Law
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
3 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Printer Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) PDA
3 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.35%) RMADS
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
3 12 (52.17%) Windows XP
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (4.35%) Linux
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) SCOM
3 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Siebel
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) BMC
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £12 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago