The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 54 54 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Contract jobs citing Citrix 17 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.87% 2.65% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 4.42% 7.53% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Median daily rate £394 £464 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.14% +84.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £384 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £482 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Citrix
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
385 531 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.40% 35.14% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 242 223
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.08 £16.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £29.95 £78.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 32 (78.05%) Windows
1 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
3 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (51.22%) VMware
5 19 (46.34%) XenApp
6 18 (43.90%) Windows 7
7 17 (41.46%) PowerShell
8 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (34.15%) SCOM
9 13 (31.71%) VMware ESX
9 13 (31.71%) Finance
9 13 (31.71%) SCCM
9 13 (31.71%) XenDesktop
9 13 (31.71%) Windows 10
10 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
12 9 (21.95%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
13 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
13 8 (19.51%) WSUS
13 8 (19.51%) MS Office
13 8 (19.51%) SQL
13 8 (19.51%) VBScript
14 7 (17.07%) ITIL
14 7 (17.07%) DNS
14 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
14 7 (17.07%) DHCP
14 7 (17.07%) Banking

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
1 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
2 5 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Bluemix
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) DHCP
1 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
2 4 (9.76%) Wireless
3 3 (7.32%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) SAN
3 3 (7.32%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) DMZ
5 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) NAS
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) SSL
5 1 (2.44%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) StarTeam
1 2 (4.88%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Law
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
5 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Citrix Support
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Java EE
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
1 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (43.90%) Windows 7
4 13 (31.71%) Windows 10
5 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
7 3 (7.32%) Linux
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.88%) AIX
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.44%) Solaris
9 1 (2.44%) Unix
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Application Packaging
3 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Application Discovery
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) DevOps
5 2 (4.88%) Functional Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.88%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (4.88%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.44%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) VBScript
3 3 (7.32%) VBA
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.88%) MCITP
1 2 (4.88%) MCSA
1 2 (4.88%) MCSE
1 2 (4.88%) MCTS
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 19 (46.34%) XenApp
3 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (31.71%) VMware ESX
4 13 (31.71%) XenDesktop
5 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
5 9 (21.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (9.76%) XenServer
7 3 (7.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (4.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (2.44%) KVM
9 1 (2.44%) MetaFrame
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) SCOM
2 13 (31.71%) SCCM
3 8 (19.51%) WSUS
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (12.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (12.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.88%) Netcool
6 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) NetApp
3 6 (14.63%) Symantec
4 5 (12.20%) CA
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) AppSense
6 3 (7.32%) EMC
7 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 2 (4.88%) Varonis
7 2 (4.88%) Veritas
8 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.44%) Lumension
8 1 (2.44%) Prolexic
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