Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Citrix
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 27 22
Rank change year-on-year -47 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.18% 4.35% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 2.92% 8.82% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
County Antrim median daily rate £283 £200 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.25% -36.76% +36.02%
10th Percentile £250 £101 £305
90th Percentile £324 £400 £335
Northern Ireland median daily rate £320 £200 £316
% change year-on-year +59.75% -36.76% +36.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in County Antrim.

All Vendors
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 240 136 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 40.47% 49.28% 54.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 74 39
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £265 £107 £163
90th Percentile £499 £432 £378
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £315 £304
% change year-on-year +30.95% +3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.89 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.83% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.89 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.83% - -

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in County Antrim

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in County Antrim

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in County Antrim.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in County Antrim

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -48 7 £283 +41.25%
Citrix
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Altiris
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Altiris
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) Compuware
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
3 2 (28.57%) Lotus
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) CyberTech
4 1 (14.29%) NICE Systems
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow