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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 27 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 25 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.88% 16.67% 12.66%
As % of the Vendors category 14.37% 27.14% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 17
Median daily rate £315 £315 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £298 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £385 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £318 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.25 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
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
174 70 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 68.77% 61.40% 72.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 44 100
Median daily rate £320 £330 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £422 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £40.50 £18.50 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.91% -88.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -16 25 £315 -
Citrix
Scotland

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 77 (83.70%) Active Directory
2 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
2 57 (61.96%) SQL Server
3 54 (58.70%) SQL
3 54 (58.70%) Windows
3 54 (58.70%) Security Cleared
4 51 (55.43%) VMware
5 43 (46.74%) SC Cleared
6 40 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (42.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 37 (40.22%) PowerShell
9 34 (36.96%) Windows Server
10 33 (35.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (35.87%) Clustering
11 29 (31.52%) XenApp
12 28 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (29.35%) AppSense
14 26 (28.26%) Hyper-V
14 26 (28.26%) ITIL
15 25 (27.17%) SAN
16 23 (25.00%) DHCP
16 23 (25.00%) DNS
17 22 (23.91%) MCSE
17 22 (23.91%) Veritas
17 22 (23.91%) Netcool
17 22 (23.91%) Degree
17 22 (23.91%) Computer Science
18 21 (22.83%) Windows Server 2003
18 21 (22.83%) HP
18 21 (22.83%) VBScript

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 19 (20.65%) OpenStack
2 15 (16.30%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.09%) Apache
6 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.17%) SAN
2 23 (25.00%) DHCP
2 23 (25.00%) DNS
3 14 (15.22%) NetScaler
4 8 (8.70%) IPsec
5 6 (6.52%) NAS
5 6 (6.52%) VPN
6 4 (4.35%) SMTP
7 1 (1.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (61.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.52%) MySQL
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) StarTeam
2 7 (7.61%) HP UFT
2 7 (7.61%) WinRunner
3 6 (6.52%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.09%) MSI
General
1 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (14.13%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (13.04%) Analyst
2 12 (13.04%) Test Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Integration Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Wintel Specialist
6 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Mobility Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Administrator
7 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Specialist
7 4 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.35%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.26%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Engineering Specialist
8 3 (3.26%) Tester
9 2 (2.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 2 (2.17%) Senior Wintel Engineer
10 1 (1.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.87%) Clustering
2 22 (23.91%) Computer Science
3 14 (15.22%) Data Centre
4 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.52%) PDA
6 5 (5.43%) CESG
6 5 (5.43%) Private Cloud
7 4 (4.35%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.35%) PKI
8 3 (3.26%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 54 (58.70%) Windows
2 40 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (36.96%) Windows Server
4 33 (35.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (22.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (17.39%) AIX
6 16 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 16 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 12 (13.04%) Linux
8 9 (9.78%) Windows 10
9 6 (6.52%) Android
9 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
9 6 (6.52%) Solaris
9 6 (6.52%) Windows Phone
10 3 (3.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) ITIL
2 16 (17.39%) Change Management
2 16 (17.39%) Software Testing
3 15 (16.30%) Test Scripting
4 14 (15.22%) Application Packaging
5 13 (14.13%) Smoke Testing
5 13 (14.13%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (9.78%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (8.70%) Analytics
7 8 (8.70%) Server Building
8 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.61%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.52%) Database Mirroring
9 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.52%) Software Distribution
10 5 (5.43%) High Availability
10 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.26%) Project Planning
12 2 (2.17%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (1.09%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.70%) SQL
2 37 (40.22%) PowerShell
3 21 (22.83%) VBScript
4 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (58.70%) Security Cleared
2 43 (46.74%) SC Cleared
3 39 (42.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (23.91%) Degree
4 22 (23.91%) MCSE
5 16 (17.39%) ISTQB
5 16 (17.39%) MCITP
5 16 (17.39%) MCSA
5 16 (17.39%) MCTS
6 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 77 (83.70%) Active Directory
2 29 (31.52%) XenApp
3 28 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (28.26%) Hyper-V
5 17 (18.48%) Terminal Services
6 15 (16.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (13.04%) XenDesktop
8 6 (6.52%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (23.91%) Netcool
2 16 (17.39%) McAfee ePO
3 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (7.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (6.52%) AirWatch
5 6 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (6.52%) Tivoli
6 5 (5.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (4.35%) SCCM
7 4 (4.35%) SCOM
7 4 (4.35%) SCVMM
7 4 (4.35%) WSUS
8 2 (2.17%) XenMobile
9 1 (1.09%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.09%) OpenView
9 1 (1.09%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
2 51 (55.43%) VMware
3 27 (29.35%) AppSense
4 22 (23.91%) Veritas
5 21 (22.83%) HP
6 17 (18.48%) Intel Security
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle
7 7 (7.61%) Symantec
8 6 (6.52%) Apple
9 5 (5.43%) Lumension
9 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.35%) 3PAR
10 4 (4.35%) arcserve
10 4 (4.35%) Brocade
10 4 (4.35%) CA
10 4 (4.35%) Samsung
11 1 (1.09%) IronPort
11 1 (1.09%) Lotus
11 1 (1.09%) ThinPrint
11 1 (1.09%) Xerox