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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 16 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Citrix 9 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.28% 9.48% 12.12%
As % of the Vendors category 17.65% 15.28% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 7
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£347 £302 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -29.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Citrix
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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
51 72 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 52.58% 62.07% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 55 47
Average daily rate £348 £324 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.49% -21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £258 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £378 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 9 £347 +15.15%
Citrix
Scotland

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 19 (57.58%) IPsec
3 19 (57.58%) Server Building
4 17 (51.52%) VMware
5 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
5 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
6 15 (45.45%) VMware ESX
7 14 (42.42%) Clustering
7 14 (42.42%) Veritas
7 14 (42.42%) Configuration Management
7 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (39.39%) Netcool
8 13 (39.39%) Windows
9 10 (30.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
10 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
11 8 (24.24%) NAS
11 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (24.24%) SAN
12 7 (21.21%) WinRunner
12 7 (21.21%) TestDirector
12 7 (21.21%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (21.21%) McAfee
12 7 (21.21%) AIX
12 7 (21.21%) Solaris
12 7 (21.21%) Linux

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (9.09%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) IPsec
2 8 (24.24%) NAS
2 8 (24.24%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) SMS
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) WinRunner
1 7 (21.21%) TestDirector
1 7 (21.21%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.03%) MSI
2 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.03%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
3 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Tester
4 1 (3.03%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Tester
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Clustering
2 7 (21.21%) PDA
3 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.21%) AIX
4 7 (21.21%) Solaris
4 7 (21.21%) Linux
4 7 (21.21%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Server Building
2 14 (42.42%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
3 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
3 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
3 7 (21.21%) Software Distribution
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.06%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (21.21%) MCSE
3 7 (21.21%) MCSA
3 7 (21.21%) MCTS
3 7 (21.21%) MCITP
3 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) MCP
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 15 (45.45%) VMware ESX
3 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Netcool
2 10 (30.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (21.21%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (21.21%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) VMware
2 14 (42.42%) Veritas
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) McAfee
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) EMC
5 2 (6.06%) F5