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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 15 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 64 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 17.02% 16.67% 20.73%
As % of the Vendors category 25.91% 26.00% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 7 12
Median daily rate £320 £343 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% +3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £324 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £373 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
Citrix
Renfrewshire

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
247 50 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 65.69% 64.10% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 35 38
Median daily rate £330 £343 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £262 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 4 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 71 (84.52%) Active Directory
2 65 (77.38%) VMware
3 63 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 60 (71.43%) Windows
5 56 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 53 (63.10%) SQL
7 52 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (59.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 44 (52.38%) SC Cleared
10 40 (47.62%) Hyper-V
11 38 (45.24%) Clustering
12 36 (42.86%) MCSE
13 35 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 33 (39.29%) Intel Security
14 33 (39.29%) WinRunner
14 33 (39.29%) TestDirector
14 33 (39.29%) HP UFT
14 33 (39.29%) Test Automation
14 33 (39.29%) PowerShell
15 32 (38.10%) Windows 7
15 32 (38.10%) HP Quality Center
15 32 (38.10%) McAfee ePO
15 32 (38.10%) VMware ESX
15 32 (38.10%) Software Testing
15 32 (38.10%) MCTS
15 32 (38.10%) MCITP
15 32 (38.10%) Veritas
15 32 (38.10%) Netcool
15 32 (38.10%) Change Management
15 32 (38.10%) MCSA

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 16 (19.05%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.76%) Live Communications Server
3 4 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (4.76%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.19%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) DNS
2 16 (19.05%) DHCP
3 13 (15.48%) SAN
4 10 (11.90%) NetScaler
5 4 (4.76%) WAN
6 2 (2.38%) IPsec
6 2 (2.38%) VPN
7 1 (1.19%) Firewall
7 1 (1.19%) Skype
7 1 (1.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (39.29%) HP UFT
1 33 (39.29%) TestDirector
1 33 (39.29%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.19%) MSI
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) Analyst
1 21 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 13 (15.48%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Tester
6 5 (5.95%) Wintel Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Tester
7 4 (4.76%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Engineering Specialist
8 3 (3.57%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Infrastructure Test Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) CSS
1 4 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (45.24%) Clustering
2 30 (35.71%) PDA
3 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.71%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.38%) CESG
7 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 60 (71.43%) Windows
2 52 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (38.10%) AIX
4 32 (38.10%) Windows 7
4 32 (38.10%) Windows XP
5 25 (29.76%) Windows Server
6 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.57%) Unix
8 2 (2.38%) Android
8 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.38%) Linux
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Test Automation
2 32 (38.10%) Change Management
2 32 (38.10%) Software Testing
3 30 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 17 (20.24%) ITIL
5 10 (11.90%) Application Packaging
6 8 (9.52%) Analytics
7 4 (4.76%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.76%) Migration
7 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.57%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.38%) High Availability
9 2 (2.38%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.38%) Records Management
9 2 (2.38%) Server Building
10 1 (1.19%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.19%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (63.10%) SQL
2 33 (39.29%) PowerShell
3 16 (19.05%) VBScript
4 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 50 (59.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 36 (42.86%) MCSE
5 32 (38.10%) MCITP
5 32 (38.10%) MCSA
5 32 (38.10%) MCTS
6 29 (34.52%) ISTQB
7 13 (15.48%) Degree
8 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (84.52%) Active Directory
2 40 (47.62%) Hyper-V
3 32 (38.10%) VMware ESX
4 29 (34.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (26.19%) XenApp
6 14 (16.67%) Terminal Services
7 10 (11.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (10.71%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (38.10%) HP Quality Center
1 32 (38.10%) McAfee ePO
1 32 (38.10%) Netcool
2 2 (2.38%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.19%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.19%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.19%) OpenView
3 1 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.19%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.19%) SCCM
3 1 (1.19%) SCOM
3 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.19%) WSUS
3 1 (1.19%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 65 (77.38%) VMware
2 63 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (39.29%) Intel Security
4 32 (38.10%) Veritas
5 19 (22.62%) AppSense
6 18 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle
8 2 (2.38%) Apple
8 2 (2.38%) Lumension
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.38%) Symantec
9 1 (1.19%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.19%) arcserve
9 1 (1.19%) Brocade
9 1 (1.19%) CA
9 1 (1.19%) Lotus