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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 24 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.26% 5.49% 9.90%
As % of the Vendors category 7.50% 11.63% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
Average daily rate
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£338 £150 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £328 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+20.41% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.00%
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
200 86 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.82% 47.25% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 45 27
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 7
Average hourly rate £12.42 £20.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.41% +70.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 15 £338 +125.00% 6
Prescot - - - -
Birkenhead - - - -
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (38.46%) MS Office
6 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 10 (38.46%) Windows XP
6 10 (38.46%) VMware
7 8 (30.77%) SCCM
8 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) DHCP
9 5 (19.23%) SCOM
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (15.38%) High Availability
10 4 (15.38%) Clustering
10 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
11 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
11 3 (11.54%) HP
11 3 (11.54%) SAN
12 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
12 2 (7.69%) EMC
12 2 (7.69%) DNS
12 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
12 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
12 2 (7.69%) LAN

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) SMS
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Law
1 1 (3.85%) Publishing
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Director
6 1 (3.85%) Printer Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
2 5 (19.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) AppSense
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
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