The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 17 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Citrix 21 33 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.21% 23.40% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 18.58% 35.11% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 0
Average daily rate £333 £347 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £348 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.53% +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.93 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -2.00%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
113 94 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 71.07% 66.67% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 57 22
Average daily rate £350 £359 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £451 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Renfrewshire region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Renfrewshire region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -13 21 £333 -4.31% 1
Citrix
Scotland

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 39 (95.12%) Active Directory
2 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 37 (90.24%) SQL
2 37 (90.24%) Windows
3 35 (85.37%) VMware
3 35 (85.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (85.37%) Hyper-V
4 33 (80.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (80.49%) MCSE
5 32 (78.05%) TestDirector
6 31 (75.61%) HP UFT
6 31 (75.61%) Veritas
6 31 (75.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (75.61%) Netcool
6 31 (75.61%) Intel Security
6 31 (75.61%) MCSA
6 31 (75.61%) Windows XP
6 31 (75.61%) AIX
6 31 (75.61%) Change Management
6 31 (75.61%) VMware ESX
6 31 (75.61%) Clustering
6 31 (75.61%) Software Testing
6 31 (75.61%) MCTS
6 31 (75.61%) MCITP
6 31 (75.61%) Test Automation
6 31 (75.61%) Windows 7
6 31 (75.61%) HP Quality Center
6 31 (75.61%) McAfee ePO
6 31 (75.61%) WinRunner
7 29 (70.73%) Security Cleared

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (9.76%) Live Communications Server
1 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.76%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
1 4 (9.76%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (78.05%) TestDirector
2 31 (75.61%) HP UFT
2 31 (75.61%) WinRunner
3 1 (2.44%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Test Analyst
3 15 (36.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Leader
8 3 (7.32%) Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
9 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Server Support
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) CSS
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (75.61%) Clustering
2 29 (70.73%) PDA
3 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.76%) PKI
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (75.61%) AIX
3 31 (75.61%) Windows 7
3 31 (75.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (75.61%) Windows XP
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Change Management
1 31 (75.61%) Software Testing
1 31 (75.61%) Test Automation
2 27 (65.85%) Test Scripting
3 6 (14.63%) ITIL
3 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.32%) Patch Management
5 3 (7.32%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.88%) ITSM
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.44%) Project Governance
7 1 (2.44%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (80.49%) MCSE
1 33 (80.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (75.61%) MCITP
2 31 (75.61%) MCSA
2 31 (75.61%) MCTS
3 29 (70.73%) Security Cleared
4 25 (60.98%) ISTQB
5 23 (56.10%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) Active Directory
2 35 (85.37%) Hyper-V
3 31 (75.61%) VMware ESX
4 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 31 (75.61%) HP Quality Center
1 31 (75.61%) McAfee ePO
1 31 (75.61%) Netcool
2 4 (9.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
2 35 (85.37%) VMware
3 31 (75.61%) Intel Security
3 31 (75.61%) Veritas
4 2 (4.88%) HP
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £320 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago