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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 56 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 19 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.18% 2.12% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 4.51% 5.09% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £272
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +28.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £103 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £441 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
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Scotland

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
421 275 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.39% 41.67% 40.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 143 164
Average daily rate £360 £330 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £165 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) Windows
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 13 (43.33%) SAN
2 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) HP
5 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
8 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (23.33%) Oracle
9 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (16.67%) JSP
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
10 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 5 (16.67%) .NET
10 5 (16.67%) UNIX
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (13.33%) Validation
11 4 (13.33%) Wireless
11 4 (13.33%) IPsec
11 4 (13.33%) Change Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) SAN
2 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) Wireless
3 4 (13.33%) IPsec
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
5 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.33%) DNS
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) DHCP
6 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) WinRunner
1 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support
3 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Defect Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Clustering
1 1 (3.33%) PDA
1 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (16.67%) UNIX
7 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Change Management
1 4 (13.33%) Validation
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (13.33%) Build Automation
2 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCTS
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.33%) Netcool
2 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) HP
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 4 (13.33%) Juniper
5 4 (13.33%) EMC
5 4 (13.33%) Apple
5 4 (13.33%) Meru Networks
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Veritas
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