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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 36 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 31 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.87% 1.87% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 10.16% 3.97% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 5
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£350 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £340 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £526 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +10.00%
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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
305 302 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.08% 47.04% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 136 210
Average daily rate £350 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 11
Average hourly rate £13.30 £15.25 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.78% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.79 £10.79 £9.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.97 £16.52
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) VMware
3 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
4 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
5 17 (41.46%) SQL
6 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
7 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (24.39%) MCSE
9 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
9 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
10 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (19.51%) Finance
10 8 (19.51%) MCITP
10 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
11 7 (17.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (17.07%) PDA
11 7 (17.07%) Migration
11 7 (17.07%) IPsec
11 7 (17.07%) VMware ESX
11 7 (17.07%) Clustering
11 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
12 6 (14.63%) Netcool
12 6 (14.63%) Veritas
12 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (14.63%) SAN
12 6 (14.63%) Project Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) IPsec
2 6 (14.63%) SAN
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) DHCP
4 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) Firewall
5 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 2 (4.88%) NAS
5 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.44%) Intranet
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) WinRunner
1 4 (9.76%) TestDirector
1 4 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) 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%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) JSP
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Clustering
1 7 (17.07%) PDA
2 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.76%) PKI
4 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
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 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.63%) Linux
7 4 (9.76%) AIX
8 2 (4.88%) Solaris
9 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) 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%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) Software Distribution
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
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Service Management
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.44%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
2 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (24.39%) MCSE
5 8 (19.51%) MCITP
6 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
6 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
7 4 (9.76%) MCTS
7 4 (9.76%) MCSA
8 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (2.44%) MCP
9 1 (2.44%) VCP4
9 1 (2.44%) CCNA
9 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) VMware ESX
4 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 3 (7.32%) XenApp
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (14.63%) Netcool
3 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (9.76%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.88%) WSUS
5 2 (4.88%) SCCM
5 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) VMware
2 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) Veritas
4 4 (9.76%) McAfee
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.44%) AppSense
6 1 (2.44%) Altiris
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