The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Renfrewshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 16 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 16.49% 17.74% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 23.91% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 2
Average daily rate £335 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 65.98% 74.19% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 7
Average daily rate £327 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.28% +2.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Citrix
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) HP
4 10 (55.56%) SAN
4 10 (55.56%) DHCP
4 10 (55.56%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) Thin Client
5 8 (44.44%) Fat Client
6 7 (38.89%) Netcool
6 7 (38.89%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) TestDirector
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (33.33%) McAfee
7 6 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
8 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (27.78%) AIX
8 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
9 4 (22.22%) UNIX
9 4 (22.22%) VBScript

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) SAN
1 10 (55.56%) DHCP
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (16.67%) WinRunner
3 2 (11.11%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Radia Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Thin Client
1 8 (44.44%) Fat Client
2 4 (22.22%) PKI
3 3 (16.67%) PDA
3 3 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (27.78%) AIX
2 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (11.11%) HPUX
4 2 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) VBScript
2 4 (22.22%) VB
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) MCITP
2 3 (16.67%) MCTS
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) MCSA
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Netcool
2 6 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) HP
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) McAfee
4 3 (16.67%) Veritas
5 2 (11.11%) Borland
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Sophos
5 2 (11.11%) Websense
5 2 (11.11%) AppSense