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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 20 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Citrix 2 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.70% 12.84% 20.93%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 17.43% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 12
Median daily rate £305 £335 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.95% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £301 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £423 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £17.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-14.76% +4.61%

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
43 109 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 79.63% 73.65% 65.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 76 49
Median daily rate £323 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £430 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -2 1 £270 -19.40%
Renfrew - 1 £340 -
Citrix
Scotland

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) Clustering
4 18 (69.23%) Netcool
4 18 (69.23%) Veritas
5 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
6 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (50.00%) MCSE
7 13 (50.00%) Windows
7 13 (50.00%) MCITP
7 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
8 12 (46.15%) McAfee ePO
8 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
8 12 (46.15%) StarTeam
8 12 (46.15%) ISTQB
8 12 (46.15%) MCTS
8 12 (46.15%) AIX
8 12 (46.15%) MCSA
8 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
8 12 (46.15%) Windows XP
8 12 (46.15%) Intel Security
8 12 (46.15%) Office 365
8 12 (46.15%) Server Virtualisation
9 11 (42.31%) Windows 10
9 11 (42.31%) Change Management

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 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) IPsec
2 6 (23.08%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Hardware Tester
5 1 (3.85%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Clustering
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
1 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (46.15%) AIX
2 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 12 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 11 (42.31%) Windows 10
4 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Solaris
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Server Virtualisation
2 11 (42.31%) Change Management
2 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Test Scripting
3 9 (34.62%) Smoke Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 6 (23.08%) Personalization
4 6 (23.08%) Server Building
4 6 (23.08%) Software Distribution
5 5 (19.23%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (15.38%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (50.00%) MCITP
2 13 (50.00%) MCSE
2 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 12 (46.15%) MCSA
3 12 (46.15%) MCTS
4 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 5 (19.23%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (69.23%) Netcool
2 12 (46.15%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (23.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Veritas
2 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Intel Security
4 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 6 (23.08%) AppSense
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec