The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Erskine region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 13 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Citrix 19 0 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.75% - 76.47%
As % of the Vendors category 19.00% - 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 10
Average daily rate
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£320 - £385
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 - £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 67.11% 95.65% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 19 14
Average daily rate £335 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 25 July 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 31 (88.57%) SC Cleared
1 31 (88.57%) Security Cleared
2 21 (60.00%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) HP
4 18 (51.43%) Windows
5 16 (45.71%) SAN
6 15 (42.86%) DHCP
6 15 (42.86%) Thin Client
6 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 15 (42.86%) VMware ESX
6 15 (42.86%) Fat Client
7 14 (40.00%) Netcool
8 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
8 13 (37.14%) DNS
8 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
9 11 (31.43%) ITIL
9 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 10 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 10 (28.57%) Clustering
11 9 (25.71%) Service Management
11 9 (25.71%) Middleware
11 9 (25.71%) McAfee
11 9 (25.71%) TestDirector
11 9 (25.71%) Veritas
11 9 (25.71%) AIX
11 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
11 9 (25.71%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
12 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) SAN
2 15 (42.86%) DHCP
3 13 (37.14%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) IPsec
4 4 (11.43%) NAS
5 3 (8.57%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) Wireless
6 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) TestDirector
2 6 (17.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (17.14%) WinRunner
3 2 (5.71%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Consultant
2 5 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Radia Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Technology Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Middleware
2 3 (8.57%) CSS
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Thin Client
1 15 (42.86%) Fat Client
2 10 (28.57%) Clustering
3 6 (17.14%) PDA
4 4 (11.43%) PKI
5 3 (8.57%) Open Source
6 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
6 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) AIX
3 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (20.00%) Solaris
4 7 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (14.29%) UNIX
6 3 (8.57%) HPUX
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Management
2 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
3 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.14%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
4 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.43%) Software Distribution
6 3 (8.57%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (8.57%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Analytics
8 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) VBScript
2 4 (11.43%) VB
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (88.57%) SC Cleared
1 31 (88.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) MCSE
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.14%) MCTS
3 6 (17.14%) MCITP
3 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
3 6 (17.14%) MCSA
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
3 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (8.57%) XenApp
6 3 (8.57%) KVM
6 3 (8.57%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Netcool
2 10 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (25.71%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
6 3 (8.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) HP
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) Veritas
4 9 (25.71%) McAfee
5 6 (17.14%) AppSense
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) Borland