The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 57 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.61% 1.44% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.05% 3.47% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Average daily rate
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£310 £338 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% -5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £169 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £385 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+2.54% +8.19%
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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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
346 288 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.72% 41.44% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 138 203
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £165 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 10
Average hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £24.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Glasgow region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 28 (63.64%) Windows
3 24 (54.55%) VMware
4 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
5 17 (38.64%) SC Cleared
6 14 (31.82%) SQL
6 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 11 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 10 (22.73%) MCSE
9 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
10 9 (20.45%) Finance
11 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
11 8 (18.18%) MCITP
11 8 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) PDA
12 7 (15.91%) Migration
12 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
13 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (13.64%) Clustering
13 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.64%) ITIL
13 6 (13.64%) MS Office
13 6 (13.64%) Blackberry
14 5 (11.36%) Netcool
14 5 (11.36%) Project Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.82%) WorkSite
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SAN
2 4 (9.09%) IPsec
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.55%) Network Security
3 2 (4.55%) DHCP
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) WinRunner
1 4 (9.09%) TestDirector
1 4 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (6.82%) MSI
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Legal
3 3 (6.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Leader
3 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Packager
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.27%) Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) JSP
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) PDA
2 6 (13.64%) Clustering
2 6 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.09%) PKI
5 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 11 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.36%) AIX
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.55%) UNIX
8 2 (4.55%) Solaris
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 4 (9.09%) Time Management
5 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) Fault Management
6 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
8 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 17 (38.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) MCSE
3 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (18.18%) MCITP
5 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
5 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
6 4 (9.09%) MCTS
6 4 (9.09%) MCSA
7 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.27%) CCNA
8 1 (2.27%) MCP
8 1 (2.27%) Degree
8 1 (2.27%) CCEE
8 1 (2.27%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.55%) XenApp
6 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (11.36%) Netcool
2 5 (11.36%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.55%) WSUS
4 2 (4.55%) SCCM
5 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) Veritas
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) McAfee
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) EMC
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Altiris
7 1 (2.27%) AppSense
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