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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 18 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Citrix 26 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.35% 8.62% 12.99%
As % of the Vendors category 17.93% 15.87% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 19
Median daily rate £300 £343 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% +7.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £306 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £351 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
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
145 63 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 52.16% 54.31% 66.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 33 90
Median daily rate £300 £355 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £451 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 £18.50 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.62% -88.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -5 26 £300 -12.40%
Citrix
Scotland

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 73 (82.95%) Active Directory
2 61 (69.32%) Windows
3 60 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 60 (68.18%) VMware
4 57 (64.77%) Security Cleared
5 54 (61.36%) SQL
6 48 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 44 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 43 (48.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (39.77%) PowerShell
10 34 (38.64%) Hyper-V
10 34 (38.64%) Clustering
11 32 (36.36%) Windows Server
12 29 (32.95%) MCSE
13 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (31.82%) XenApp
13 28 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (29.55%) ITIL
15 24 (27.27%) DNS
15 24 (27.27%) Intel Security
16 23 (26.14%) Change Management
16 23 (26.14%) Netcool
16 23 (26.14%) Veritas
16 23 (26.14%) DHCP
16 23 (26.14%) MCSA
16 23 (26.14%) Windows XP
16 23 (26.14%) AIX
16 23 (26.14%) McAfee ePO

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 17 (19.32%) OpenStack
2 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.14%) Apache
7 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.27%) DNS
2 23 (26.14%) DHCP
3 19 (21.59%) SAN
4 14 (15.91%) NetScaler
5 5 (5.68%) VPN
6 4 (4.55%) SMTP
7 2 (2.27%) IPsec
8 1 (1.14%) Firewall
8 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.68%) MySQL
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 22 (25.00%) WinRunner
2 20 (22.73%) TestDirector
3 3 (3.41%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.14%) MSI
Job Titles
1 17 (19.32%) Analyst
1 17 (19.32%) Test Analyst
2 13 (14.77%) Citrix Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Wintel Specialist
6 5 (5.68%) Mobility Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Administrator
7 4 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.41%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Engineering Specialist
8 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Tester
8 3 (3.41%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Tester
9 2 (2.27%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Test Manager
9 2 (2.27%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) CSS
1 1 (1.14%) HTML
1 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.64%) Clustering
2 19 (21.59%) PDA
3 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (17.05%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.23%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.68%) CESG
7 4 (4.55%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.55%) PKI
7 4 (4.55%) Private Cloud
8 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 61 (69.32%) Windows
2 48 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (26.14%) AIX
6 23 (26.14%) Windows 7
6 23 (26.14%) Windows XP
7 6 (6.82%) Linux
8 5 (5.68%) Android
8 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.68%) Windows Phone
9 3 (3.41%) Unix
10 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) ITIL
2 23 (26.14%) Change Management
2 23 (26.14%) Software Testing
3 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 21 (23.86%) Test Scripting
5 20 (22.73%) Smoke Testing
6 10 (11.36%) Application Packaging
7 9 (10.23%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (9.09%) Analytics
9 6 (6.82%) Database Mirroring
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.68%) High Availability
10 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.41%) Project Planning
11 3 (3.41%) Server Virtualisation
12 2 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (2.27%) Server Building
13 1 (1.14%) Conflict Management
13 1 (1.14%) ITIL V3
13 1 (1.14%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (61.36%) SQL
2 35 (39.77%) PowerShell
3 21 (23.86%) VBScript
4 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (64.77%) Security Cleared
2 44 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 43 (48.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (32.95%) MCSE
5 23 (26.14%) ISTQB
5 23 (26.14%) MCITP
5 23 (26.14%) MCSA
5 23 (26.14%) MCTS
6 15 (17.05%) Degree
7 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 73 (82.95%) Active Directory
2 34 (38.64%) Hyper-V
3 28 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (31.82%) XenApp
4 20 (22.73%) VMware ESX
5 17 (19.32%) Terminal Services
6 11 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 10 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (26.14%) McAfee ePO
1 23 (26.14%) Netcool
2 20 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (5.68%) AirWatch
4 5 (5.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (4.55%) SCCM
5 4 (4.55%) SCOM
5 4 (4.55%) SCVMM
5 4 (4.55%) WSUS
6 2 (2.27%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.14%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.14%) OpenView
7 1 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.14%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 60 (68.18%) Microsoft
1 60 (68.18%) VMware
2 24 (27.27%) Intel Security
3 23 (26.14%) Veritas
4 22 (25.00%) AppSense
4 22 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (6.82%) Oracle
5 6 (6.82%) Symantec
6 5 (5.68%) Apple
6 5 (5.68%) Lumension
6 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 4 (4.55%) arcserve
7 4 (4.55%) Brocade
7 4 (4.55%) CA
8 3 (3.41%) Samsung
9 1 (1.14%) IronPort
9 1 (1.14%) Lotus
9 1 (1.14%) ThinPrint
9 1 (1.14%) Xerox