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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 16 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Citrix 12 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.76% 19.12% 27.27%
As % of the Vendors category 15.58% 27.96% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 6
Average daily rate
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£345 £313 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% -11.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £253 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £165.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
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
77 93 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 62.60% 68.38% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 85 15
Average daily rate £330 £340 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £419
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 £18.50 £165.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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

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 4 September 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 -2 12 £345 +10.40%
Citrix
Scotland

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (85.71%) SQL
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
3 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) SAN
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) IPsec
6 8 (38.10%) Clustering
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) Server Building
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) Netcool
7 7 (33.33%) Veritas
7 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) NAS
9 5 (23.81%) Software Distribution
9 5 (23.81%) Solaris
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) DNS
9 5 (23.81%) Tivoli
9 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (19.05%) Risk Management

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
2 8 (38.10%) IPsec
3 6 (28.57%) NAS
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) IPv4
5 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
7 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) WinRunner
1 2 (9.52%) TestDirector
1 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.76%) MSI
2 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.76%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Clustering
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
5 2 (9.52%) PDA
6 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Solaris
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Server Building
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Software Distribution
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 3 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 3 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Software Licensing
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (14.29%) MCSE
6 2 (9.52%) MCSA
6 2 (9.52%) MCTS
6 2 (9.52%) MCITP
6 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.76%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (33.33%) Netcool
3 5 (23.81%) Tivoli
4 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Veritas
3 5 (23.81%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) AppSense
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) McAfee