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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 11 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Citrix 14 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.59% 16.16% 19.05%
As % of the Vendors category 21.54% 25.00% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 11
Average daily rate
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£344 £335 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% -8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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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
65 64 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 63.11% 64.65% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 38
Average daily rate £325 £326 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% -20.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 24 April 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -5 12 £344 +2.83%
Paisley - 2 - -
Citrix
Scotland

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (91.11%) SQL
2 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
3 29 (64.44%) IPsec
4 26 (57.78%) Veritas
4 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
4 26 (57.78%) Security Cleared
5 25 (55.56%) Netcool
5 25 (55.56%) Clustering
6 24 (53.33%) Configuration Management
7 20 (44.44%) VMware
7 20 (44.44%) VMware ESX
8 19 (42.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 17 (37.78%) SAN
10 16 (35.56%) NAS
11 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (33.33%) Software Distribution
11 15 (33.33%) Solaris
11 15 (33.33%) Linux
11 15 (33.33%) Windows
12 14 (31.11%) Tivoli
13 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
13 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
14 10 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
14 10 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
14 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
14 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (22.22%) WinRunner

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (2.22%) Lync
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) IPsec
2 17 (37.78%) SAN
3 16 (35.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) SMS
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) WinRunner
1 10 (22.22%) TestDirector
1 10 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.22%) MSI
2 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.22%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Test Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
4 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Analyst
4 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
4 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Applications Packager
5 1 (2.22%) Tester
5 1 (2.22%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) XML
1 1 (2.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Clustering
2 10 (22.22%) PDA
3 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Solaris
1 15 (33.33%) Linux
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.22%) AIX
3 10 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 15 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
4 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 10 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.22%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.22%) Workflow
6 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
1 26 (57.78%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.22%) MCSE
2 10 (22.22%) MCSA
2 10 (22.22%) MCTS
2 10 (22.22%) MCITP
3 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (55.56%) Netcool
2 19 (42.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (31.11%) Tivoli
4 10 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Veritas
2 20 (44.44%) VMware
3 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) McAfee
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) HP