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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 50 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 22 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.46% 1.73% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 3.96% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £467 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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
374 303 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.88% 43.72% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 146 227
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £224 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
Average hourly rate £22.85 £15.50 £14.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.38% +9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.45 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £17.09 £16.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 17 April 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 17 April 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 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
3 25 (60.98%) VMware
4 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
4 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
5 15 (36.59%) SQL
6 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
8 11 (26.83%) Finance
8 11 (26.83%) Windows XP
9 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
9 9 (21.95%) MCSE
10 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
10 8 (19.51%) VMware ESX
10 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (19.51%) MCITP
11 7 (17.07%) PDA
11 7 (17.07%) Migration
11 7 (17.07%) Linux
11 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
12 6 (14.63%) MS Office
12 6 (14.63%) Project Management
12 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
12 6 (14.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 6 (14.63%) Clustering
13 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
13 5 (12.20%) Software Testing

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (7.32%) WorkSite
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
1 5 (12.20%) IPsec
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) DHCP
2 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.88%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) NAS
4 1 (2.44%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) Intranet
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) WinRunner
1 4 (9.76%) TestDirector
1 4 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Law
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Leader
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.32%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.44%) JSP
1 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
1 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) PDA
2 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
2 6 (14.63%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.76%) PKI
5 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
3 11 (26.83%) Windows XP
4 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.20%) AIX
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.07%) Migration
3 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Fault Management
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.76%) Time Management
5 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.88%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.88%) Change Control
7 2 (4.88%) Software Distribution
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Service Management
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
1 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) MCSE
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (19.51%) MCITP
4 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
4 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) MCTS
5 4 (9.76%) MCSA
6 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.44%) MCP
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) VMware ESX
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
4 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (12.20%) Netcool
2 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (9.76%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.88%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) SCCM
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) VMware
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Veritas
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) McAfee
5 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) AppSense
7 1 (2.44%) Altiris
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