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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 51 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 13 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.78% 2.92% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 4.81% 6.64% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 15
Average daily rate
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£270 £251 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% -16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £103 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £485 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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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
270 271 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.04% 43.92% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 123 186
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £11.96 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
4 16 (48.48%) VMware
5 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 15 (45.45%) Windows
6 11 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
8 9 (27.27%) IPsec
9 8 (24.24%) SAN
9 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
10 7 (21.21%) HP
11 6 (18.18%) Oracle
11 6 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
13 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
13 4 (12.12%) HTML
13 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
13 4 (12.12%) Linux
13 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
13 4 (12.12%) JSP
13 4 (12.12%) .NET
13 4 (12.12%) UNIX
13 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) IPsec
2 8 (24.24%) SAN
3 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) WinRunner
1 1 (3.03%) TestDirector
1 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Defect Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) IT Support
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Server Technician
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Server Support
5 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
1 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
1 4 (12.12%) JSP
2 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) PDA
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.12%) UNIX
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.03%) AIX
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
2 4 (12.12%) Change Management
2 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Fault Management
3 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Project Management
3 3 (9.09%) Validation
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 3 (9.09%) Build Automation
4 2 (6.06%) Software Distribution
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.06%) Change Control
4 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Logistics
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
5 6 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.06%) MCSE
8 1 (3.03%) MCSA
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.03%) MCTS
8 1 (3.03%) MCITP
8 1 (3.03%) Degree
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
3 4 (12.12%) vSphere
4 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) Netcool
2 2 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) HP
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) Veritas
6 1 (3.03%) McAfee
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
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