The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 31 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.50% 2.59% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.19% 6.00% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £326 - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
97 50 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 40.42% 43.10% 49.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 9 19
Median daily rate £326 £350 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.85% +141.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Northern Ireland region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Northern Ireland region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 6 £326 - 2
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 7 (77.78%) Thin Client
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Fat Client
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 6 (66.67%) Wyse
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (55.56%) ThinPrint
3 5 (55.56%) AppSense
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) French Language
6 2 (22.22%) German Language
6 2 (22.22%) Italian Language
6 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Avaya
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (11.11%) CCNA
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) French Language
2 2 (22.22%) German Language
2 2 (22.22%) Italian Language
2 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Fat Client
1 7 (77.78%) Thin Client
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Wyse
3 5 (55.56%) AppSense
3 5 (55.56%) ThinPrint
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £326 per day
Posted: 2 days ago