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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 11 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 14.46% 17.65% 30.00%
As % of the Vendors category 20.34% 24.49% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 6
Average daily rate
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£345 £322 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -8.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £253 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £356 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.48% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
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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
59 98 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 71.08% 72.06% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 92 14
Average daily rate £330 £340 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (85.71%) SQL
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
3 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) SAN
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) IPsec
6 8 (38.10%) Clustering
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) Server Building
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) Netcool
7 7 (33.33%) Veritas
7 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) NAS
9 5 (23.81%) Software Distribution
9 5 (23.81%) Solaris
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) DNS
9 5 (23.81%) Tivoli
9 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (19.05%) Risk Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
2 8 (38.10%) IPsec
3 6 (28.57%) NAS
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) IPv4
5 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
7 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) WinRunner
1 2 (9.52%) TestDirector
1 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.76%) MSI
2 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.76%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Clustering
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
5 2 (9.52%) PDA
6 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Solaris
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Server Building
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Software Distribution
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 3 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 3 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Software Licensing
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (14.29%) MCSE
6 2 (9.52%) MCSA
6 2 (9.52%) MCTS
6 2 (9.52%) MCITP
6 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.76%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (33.33%) Netcool
3 5 (23.81%) Tivoli
4 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Veritas
3 5 (23.81%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) AppSense
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) McAfee