The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 7 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 30 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 26.79% - 13.79%
As % of the Vendors category 36.59% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 4
Average daily rate
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£348 - £415
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £284 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 73.21% 90.20% 55.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 27 15
Average daily rate £358 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix.

1 46 (93.88%) SQL
2 37 (75.51%) Active Directory
3 35 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 35 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 34 (69.39%) Configuration Management
4 34 (69.39%) IPsec
5 29 (59.18%) Netcool
5 29 (59.18%) Veritas
6 28 (57.14%) Clustering
7 25 (51.02%) SAN
8 23 (46.94%) Solaris
8 23 (46.94%) Linux
8 23 (46.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 21 (42.86%) Tivoli
9 21 (42.86%) NAS
9 21 (42.86%) Software Distribution
10 20 (40.82%) VMware
10 20 (40.82%) VMware ESX
11 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (20.41%) AIX
13 8 (16.33%) MCSE
13 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (16.33%) Windows
13 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
14 7 (14.29%) PDA
14 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
14 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
14 7 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (14.29%) McAfee ePO

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (69.39%) IPsec
2 25 (51.02%) SAN
3 21 (42.86%) NAS
4 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) WAN
6 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) WinRunner
1 7 (14.29%) TestDirector
1 7 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.08%) Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Consultant
6 1 (2.04%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.04%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.04%) Technical Tester
6 1 (2.04%) Tester
6 1 (2.04%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) XSL
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (57.14%) Clustering
2 7 (14.29%) PDA
3 4 (8.16%) Fat Client
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.12%) Open Source
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Solaris
1 23 (46.94%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) AIX
3 8 (16.33%) Windows
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) HPUX
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Configuration Management
2 21 (42.86%) Software Distribution
3 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
4 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 7 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) ITIL
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.12%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (4.08%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.08%) Service Management
7 1 (2.04%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.04%) Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
7 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.04%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.04%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 35 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) MCSE
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.29%) MCSA
3 7 (14.29%) MCTS
3 7 (14.29%) MCITP
4 6 (12.24%) ISTQB
5 4 (8.16%) Degree
System Software
1 37 (75.51%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.82%) VMware ESX
3 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (6.12%) KVM
5 3 (6.12%) RHEV
6 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (59.18%) Netcool
2 23 (46.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 21 (42.86%) Tivoli
4 7 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.04%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Veritas
2 20 (40.82%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) McAfee
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) HP