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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 19 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Citrix 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.39% 3.92% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 8.89% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £279 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.14% -
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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
42 45 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 58.33% 44.12% 50.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 32
Average daily rate £200 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £236 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
County Antrim -6 1 - -
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (60.00%) Reuters
3 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (60.00%) AirWatch
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (20.00%) Data Guard

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Reuters
1 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle