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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 18 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 68 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 15.21% 10.47% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 26.46% 16.98% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 4 16
Median daily rate £321 £342 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +22.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £312 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £351 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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 £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
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
257 53 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 57.49% 61.63% 67.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 31 74
Median daily rate £320 £339 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +4.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £451 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 73 (83.91%) Active Directory
2 62 (71.26%) Microsoft
2 62 (71.26%) Windows
2 62 (71.26%) VMware
3 57 (65.52%) SQL
4 55 (63.22%) Security Cleared
5 51 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (47.13%) SQL Server
7 41 (47.13%) SC Cleared
8 39 (44.83%) Clustering
9 36 (41.38%) Hyper-V
10 35 (40.23%) PowerShell
11 34 (39.08%) MCSE
12 31 (35.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (33.33%) Intel Security
14 28 (32.18%) Netcool
14 28 (32.18%) Veritas
14 28 (32.18%) Change Management
14 28 (32.18%) MCSA
14 28 (32.18%) Windows XP
14 28 (32.18%) AIX
14 28 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 28 (32.18%) McAfee ePO
14 28 (32.18%) Software Testing
14 28 (32.18%) MCTS
14 28 (32.18%) MCITP
14 28 (32.18%) Windows 7
14 28 (32.18%) Windows Server
15 27 (31.03%) ISTQB

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 17 (19.54%) OpenStack
2 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.44%) DNS
2 22 (25.29%) DHCP
3 19 (21.84%) SAN
4 14 (16.09%) NetScaler
5 4 (4.60%) SMTP
6 3 (3.45%) VPN
7 2 (2.30%) IPsec
8 1 (1.15%) Firewall
8 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (47.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (31.03%) HP UFT
1 27 (31.03%) WinRunner
2 26 (29.89%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.30%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.15%) MSI
Job Titles
1 18 (20.69%) Analyst
1 18 (20.69%) Test Analyst
2 15 (17.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 15 (17.24%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) Citrix Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Wintel Specialist
6 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Tester
7 4 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) Tester
8 3 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Engineering Specialist
8 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Mobility Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Test Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) CSS
1 1 (1.15%) HTML
1 1 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (44.83%) Clustering
2 25 (28.74%) PDA
3 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (16.09%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.34%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.60%) PKI
7 3 (3.45%) CESG
7 3 (3.45%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.45%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (71.26%) Windows
2 51 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (35.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (32.18%) AIX
4 28 (32.18%) Windows 7
4 28 (32.18%) Windows Server
4 28 (32.18%) Windows XP
5 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.75%) Linux
7 3 (3.45%) Android
7 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.45%) Unix
7 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.18%) Change Management
1 28 (32.18%) Software Testing
2 27 (31.03%) Test Automation
3 25 (28.74%) Test Scripting
4 24 (27.59%) ITIL
5 10 (11.49%) Application Packaging
6 9 (10.34%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (9.20%) Analytics
8 6 (6.90%) Database Mirroring
8 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.75%) High Availability
9 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.45%) Project Planning
11 2 (2.30%) Server Building
11 2 (2.30%) Server Virtualisation
12 1 (1.15%) Conflict Management
12 1 (1.15%) ITIL V3
12 1 (1.15%) Load Balancing
12 1 (1.15%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (1.15%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (65.52%) SQL
2 35 (40.23%) PowerShell
3 21 (24.14%) VBScript
4 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 55 (63.22%) Security Cleared
2 48 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (47.13%) SC Cleared
4 34 (39.08%) MCSE
5 28 (32.18%) MCITP
5 28 (32.18%) MCSA
5 28 (32.18%) MCTS
6 27 (31.03%) ISTQB
7 14 (16.09%) Degree
8 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 73 (83.91%) Active Directory
2 36 (41.38%) Hyper-V
3 28 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (29.89%) VMware ESX
4 26 (29.89%) XenApp
5 17 (19.54%) Terminal Services
6 10 (11.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (11.49%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (32.18%) McAfee ePO
1 28 (32.18%) Netcool
2 26 (29.89%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (5.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (4.60%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (4.60%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (4.60%) SCCM
5 4 (4.60%) SCOM
5 4 (4.60%) SCVMM
5 4 (4.60%) WSUS
6 3 (3.45%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.15%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.15%) OpenView
7 1 (1.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.15%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 62 (71.26%) Microsoft
1 62 (71.26%) VMware
2 29 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 28 (32.18%) Veritas
4 22 (25.29%) AppSense
4 22 (25.29%) HP
5 5 (5.75%) Lumension
5 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.75%) Symantec
6 4 (4.60%) 3PAR
6 4 (4.60%) arcserve
6 4 (4.60%) Brocade
6 4 (4.60%) CA
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle
7 3 (3.45%) Apple
8 2 (2.30%) Samsung
9 1 (1.15%) Lotus