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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 18 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Citrix 21 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.80% 3.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.24% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 0
Average daily rate
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£215 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.49 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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
205 90 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.63% 47.12% 47.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 49 45
Average daily rate £313 £308 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £78 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Average hourly rate £35.06 £14.75 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.79% +28.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.67 £19.00 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +2 20 £215 +86.95% 8
Citrix
North West

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows 7
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) VMware
4 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
5 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
6 11 (31.43%) MS Office
7 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
8 8 (22.86%) DHCP
8 8 (22.86%) DNS
9 7 (20.00%) Thin Client
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) XenApp
9 7 (20.00%) Fat Client
10 6 (17.14%) SCCM
10 6 (17.14%) LAN
10 6 (17.14%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
11 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 5 (14.29%) WAN
11 5 (14.29%) MCP
11 5 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
12 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (31.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DHCP
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) SAN
5 2 (5.71%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) SMS
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) Firewall
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Desktop Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) PC Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows 7
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) Validation
4 1 (2.86%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Network Management
4 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (14.29%) MCP
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCA
5 1 (2.86%) CCAA
5 1 (2.86%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) XenApp
4 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 5 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 4 (11.43%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) EMC
4 2 (5.71%) McAfee
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) BMC
5 1 (2.86%) AppSense
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
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