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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 59 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing Citrix 32 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.29% 0.98% 2.55%
As % of the Vendors category 5.64% 3.36% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Median daily rate £325 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £114 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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
567 417 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.65% 29.08% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 208 192
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £26.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £48.75 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 30 May 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 30 May 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 55 (90.16%) Windows
2 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
3 37 (60.66%) Active Directory
3 37 (60.66%) XenApp
4 32 (52.46%) VMware
5 28 (45.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (39.34%) Finance
7 21 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (34.43%) PowerShell
7 21 (34.43%) XenDesktop
8 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
9 18 (29.51%) SCCM
9 18 (29.51%) Skype for Business
9 18 (29.51%) Windows Server
10 16 (26.23%) Data Centre
11 15 (24.59%) VMware ESX
12 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (21.31%) WSUS
13 13 (21.31%) NetScaler
13 13 (21.31%) Clustering
14 12 (19.67%) VBScript
14 12 (19.67%) ITIL
14 12 (19.67%) Linux
14 12 (19.67%) DNS
14 12 (19.67%) DHCP
14 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
14 12 (19.67%) SCOM
14 12 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
15 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development

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 18 (29.51%) Skype for Business
2 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
3 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Bluemix
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) NetScaler
2 12 (19.67%) DHCP
2 12 (19.67%) DNS
3 6 (9.84%) LDAP
3 6 (9.84%) Skype
4 5 (8.20%) Network Security
4 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.56%) LAN
5 4 (6.56%) SAN
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (4.92%) Firewall
6 3 (4.92%) Internet
6 3 (4.92%) PABX
6 3 (4.92%) PBX
6 3 (4.92%) VPN
6 3 (4.92%) WAN
7 2 (3.28%) Intranet
7 2 (3.28%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (3.28%) VLAN
7 2 (3.28%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Informix
2 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) InstallShield
1 2 (3.28%) MSI
2 1 (1.64%) Fiddler
General
1 24 (39.34%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) IT Support
4 5 (8.20%) VMware Support Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Coordinator
5 4 (6.56%) IT Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.56%) SIEM Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Splunk Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) LAMP
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Data Centre
2 13 (21.31%) Clustering
3 10 (16.39%) Private Cloud
4 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (11.48%) Client/Server
6 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
6 5 (8.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (6.56%) Taxonomies
8 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
8 2 (3.28%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (90.16%) Windows
2 28 (45.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (29.51%) Windows Server
4 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (19.67%) Linux
5 12 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (16.39%) Windows 7
7 7 (11.48%) Windows 10
8 6 (9.84%) Windows 8
9 5 (8.20%) Unix
10 4 (6.56%) Solaris
11 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000
11 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) ITIL
2 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.39%) Application Packaging
3 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.75%) Migration
5 7 (11.48%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) Change Management
6 6 (9.84%) Incident Management
6 6 (9.84%) Kanban
6 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.20%) Project Management
7 5 (8.20%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (6.56%) Re-Platforming
8 4 (6.56%) SIEM
8 4 (6.56%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (6.56%) Time Management
9 3 (4.92%) Release Management
9 3 (4.92%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) PowerShell
2 12 (19.67%) VBScript
3 7 (11.48%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) CISMP
1 4 (6.56%) CISSP
1 4 (6.56%) MCSE
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) CCNP
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CCA
3 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.64%) MCITP
4 1 (1.64%) MCP
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
2 7 (11.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (60.66%) Active Directory
1 37 (60.66%) XenApp
2 21 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (34.43%) XenDesktop
3 15 (24.59%) VMware ESX
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (4.92%) XenServer
8 2 (3.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.28%) MetaFrame
8 2 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) SCCM
2 13 (21.31%) WSUS
3 12 (19.67%) SCOM
4 5 (8.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (6.56%) QRadar
6 3 (4.92%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
2 32 (52.46%) VMware
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco
4 6 (9.84%) AppSense
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle
5 5 (8.20%) Symantec
6 4 (6.56%) NetApp
6 4 (6.56%) Splunk
6 4 (6.56%) Sun
7 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.92%) Mitel
7 3 (4.92%) SAP
8 2 (3.28%) Altiris
8 2 (3.28%) EMC
8 2 (3.28%) HP