The table below looks at the statistics for MetaFrame skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank - - 143
Contract jobs citing MetaFrame 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.19%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £130 £330
% change year-on-year
+226.92% -60.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £19.00
MetaFrame
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
324 346 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.19% 10.34% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 171 208
Median daily rate £330 £345 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £128 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 37
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £13.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.19 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

MetaFrame
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing MetaFrame as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

MetaFrame Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MetaFrame
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MetaFrame across the South West region.

MetaFrame Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MetaFrame
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MetaFrame across the South West region.

MetaFrame Hourly Rate Trend in the South West