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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 8 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Citrix 31 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 23.66% 1.79% 12.20%
As % of the Vendors category 34.44% 2.04% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 4
Average daily rate
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£348 - £415
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 - £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £280 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -1.51%
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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 Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
90 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 68.70% 87.50% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 28 16
Average daily rate £358 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.57 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 January 2015.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 47 (92.16%) SQL
2 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
3 36 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 36 (70.59%) Security Cleared
4 34 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 34 (66.67%) IPsec
5 30 (58.82%) Netcool
5 30 (58.82%) Veritas
6 29 (56.86%) Clustering
7 25 (49.02%) SAN
8 23 (45.10%) Solaris
8 23 (45.10%) Linux
8 23 (45.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 22 (43.14%) VMware
10 21 (41.18%) VMware ESX
10 21 (41.18%) Tivoli
10 21 (41.18%) NAS
10 21 (41.18%) Software Distribution
11 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (21.57%) AIX
13 10 (19.61%) Windows
14 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (17.65%) MCSE
14 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
15 8 (15.69%) Windows 7
15 8 (15.69%) HP Quality Center
15 8 (15.69%) McAfee ePO
15 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
15 8 (15.69%) Software Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (66.67%) IPsec
2 25 (49.02%) SAN
3 21 (41.18%) NAS
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 3 (5.88%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 2 (3.92%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) WinRunner
1 8 (15.69%) TestDirector
1 8 (15.69%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Test Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
4 2 (3.92%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
5 1 (1.96%) Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Technical Tester
5 1 (1.96%) Linux Support
5 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (1.96%) Tester
5 1 (1.96%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Middleware
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) XML
2 1 (1.96%) XSL
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (56.86%) Clustering
2 8 (15.69%) PDA
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Fat Client
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Solaris
1 23 (45.10%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) AIX
3 10 (19.61%) Windows
4 8 (15.69%) Windows 7
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) Windows XP
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.88%) HPUX
5 3 (5.88%) UNIX
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 21 (41.18%) Software Distribution
3 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
4 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
4 8 (15.69%) Change Management
5 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL
5 3 (5.88%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Service Management
6 2 (3.92%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.96%) Six Sigma
7 1 (1.96%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.96%) Workflow
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Analytics
7 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.96%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) SC Cleared
1 36 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.65%) MCSE
3 8 (15.69%) MCTS
3 8 (15.69%) MCITP
3 8 (15.69%) MCSA
4 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
5 4 (7.84%) Degree
System Software
1 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
2 21 (41.18%) VMware ESX
3 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.88%) KVM
5 3 (5.88%) RHEV
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
6 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (58.82%) Netcool
2 23 (45.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 21 (41.18%) Tivoli
4 8 (15.69%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (15.69%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Veritas
2 22 (43.14%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.69%) McAfee
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) HP