The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 3 months to 28 June 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 36 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 -19  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 15 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.42% 1.81% 5.82%
As % of the Vendors category 11.90% 3.47% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 12
Median daily rate £125 £365 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.75% +64.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £315 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £455 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +6.53% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -23.68% +14.45%  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 126 173 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 37.17% 52.11% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 141 158
Median daily rate £363 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.84% +18.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £263 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.72% -14.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.64 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.67 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Merseyside

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Merseyside

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Merseyside

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Liverpool +9 15 £125 -64.41% 4
Citrix
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Office 365
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (33.33%) XenApp
7 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
9 3 (16.67%) Veeam
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 3 (16.67%) SAN
10 2 (11.11%) Migration
10 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
10 2 (11.11%) SCCM
10 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
10 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
11 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (5.56%) Lumension
11 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (5.56%) Meraki

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Lumension
3 1 (5.56%) Meraki
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
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