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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 48 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.71% 2.03% 1.96%
As % of the Vendors category 5.70% 4.89% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 7
Median daily rate £300 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £410 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
Citrix
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
316 368 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.52% 41.58% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 216 150
Median daily rate £343 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 21 8
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 20 (60.61%) VMware
4 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
5 13 (39.39%) XenApp
5 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
6 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (30.30%) XenDesktop
8 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
8 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
10 8 (24.24%) Clustering
10 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
10 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (21.21%) ITIL
11 7 (21.21%) Linux
11 7 (21.21%) Cisco
11 7 (21.21%) SCCM
12 6 (18.18%) SQL
12 6 (18.18%) .NET
12 6 (18.18%) Office 365
12 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
13 5 (15.15%) Open Source
13 5 (15.15%) MS Office
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
13 5 (15.15%) MCSE

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (12.12%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
6 1 (3.03%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
2 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) Skype
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.06%) TestDirector
1 2 (6.06%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Packager
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (21.21%) Linux
6 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.12%) Mac OS
7 4 (12.12%) Unix
8 3 (9.09%) AIX
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.03%) HPUX
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Solaris
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Open Source
3 4 (12.12%) Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Change Management
3 4 (12.12%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) AWK
4 2 (6.06%) C-shell
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) sed
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.15%) MCSE
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
7 2 (6.06%) MCITP
7 2 (6.06%) MCSA
7 2 (6.06%) MCTS
8 1 (3.03%) ISEB
8 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) XenApp
3 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
3 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (30.30%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) KVM
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.03%) RHEV
6 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.06%) Netcool
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 20 (60.61%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) AppSense
5 3 (9.09%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Motorola
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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