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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 15 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 9.33% 12.41% 9.80%
As % of the Vendors category 15.91% 18.89% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 4
Average daily rate
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£343 £280 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.32% -28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £252 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £333 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £306 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.22% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
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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
44 90 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 58.67% 65.69% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 79 35
Average daily rate £348 £324 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.49% -21.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £258 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £371 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
4 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
4 12 (52.17%) Windows
4 12 (52.17%) VMware
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
6 10 (43.48%) Server Building
6 10 (43.48%) Clustering
6 10 (43.48%) IPsec
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) Veritas
7 9 (39.13%) SAN
7 9 (39.13%) Netcool
8 8 (34.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 8 (34.78%) Degree
8 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
9 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (26.09%) NAS
10 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
11 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (21.74%) Software Distribution
11 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
11 5 (21.74%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (21.74%) ISTQB

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.70%) Lync
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) IPsec
2 9 (39.13%) SAN
3 6 (26.09%) NAS
4 5 (21.74%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) IPv4
5 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
5 3 (13.04%) DHCP
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) WinRunner
1 5 (21.74%) TestDirector
1 5 (21.74%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.35%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Packager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Clustering
2 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (21.74%) PDA
4 3 (13.04%) Thin Client
4 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
4 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
4 5 (21.74%) AIX
4 5 (21.74%) Solaris
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 4 (17.39%) UNIX
6 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Server Building
2 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Software Distribution
3 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
3 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Six Sigma
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Licensing
6 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (21.74%) MCTS
5 5 (21.74%) MCITP
5 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
5 5 (21.74%) MCSE
5 5 (21.74%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Netcool
2 8 (34.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (21.74%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Veritas
3 5 (21.74%) McAfee
3 5 (21.74%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) AppSense
5 2 (8.70%) F5