The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix
UK / Scotland
Rank 55 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Citrix 51 67 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.04% 2.63% 2.42%
As % of the Vendors category 6.68% 6.33% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 27
Median daily rate £369 £338 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £178 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £412 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.25 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +7.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
764 1059 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.56% 41.55% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 577 472
Median daily rate £350 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 25
Median hourly rate £38.50 £31.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% +98.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Citrix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Citrix
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Citrix across the Scotland region.

Citrix Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Citrix
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Citrix Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Citrix
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Citrix across the Scotland region.

Citrix Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +20 28 £410 +9.33%
Glasgow +7 11 £270 -20.00% 4
Aberdeen - 5 £295 -
Renfrewshire +8 3 £275 -13.38% 2
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 78 (67.83%) Microsoft
2 76 (66.09%) Windows
3 74 (64.35%) Active Directory
4 66 (57.39%) VMware
5 51 (44.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (39.13%) Windows 7
8 41 (35.65%) XenApp
9 36 (31.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (28.70%) SQL Server
11 32 (27.83%) Windows 10
12 31 (26.96%) Clustering
13 29 (25.22%) SQL
13 29 (25.22%) XenDesktop
14 28 (24.35%) Veritas
15 27 (23.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (22.61%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (22.61%) DNS
16 26 (22.61%) DHCP
16 26 (22.61%) Microsoft App-V
16 26 (22.61%) Hyper-V
17 23 (20.00%) Security Cleared
17 23 (20.00%) MCSE
18 22 (19.13%) Netcool
18 22 (19.13%) SCCM
18 22 (19.13%) Windows Server
19 21 (18.26%) Office 365
20 20 (17.39%) MS Office
20 20 (17.39%) Data Centre
21 18 (15.65%) VMware ESX

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (14.78%) MS Exchange
1 17 (14.78%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.22%) IIS
3 6 (5.22%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.61%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.87%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (17.39%) MS Office
2 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.26%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.61%) DHCP
1 26 (22.61%) DNS
2 12 (10.43%) Internet
2 12 (10.43%) SAN
3 10 (8.70%) NetScaler
4 9 (7.83%) Firewall
5 8 (6.96%) NAS
6 7 (6.09%) IPsec
6 7 (6.09%) VPN
7 6 (5.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.22%) Wireless
8 3 (2.61%) LAN
8 3 (2.61%) WAN
9 2 (1.74%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (1.74%) Network Security
9 2 (1.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) StarTeam
2 2 (1.74%) WinDbg
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Law
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (32.17%) Analyst
2 14 (12.17%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 10 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 7 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (6.09%) Support Analyst
4 7 (6.09%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (5.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (5.22%) Citrix Specialist
5 6 (5.22%) Citrix Support
5 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (5.22%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 5 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 5 (4.35%) Migration Analyst
6 5 (4.35%) Mobility Engineer
6 5 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.96%) Clustering
2 20 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.22%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.48%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.48%) CESG
6 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.48%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.87%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (66.09%) Windows
2 51 (44.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (39.13%) Windows 7
5 32 (27.83%) Windows 10
6 26 (22.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (19.13%) Windows Server
8 16 (13.91%) AIX
8 16 (13.91%) Windows XP
9 11 (9.57%) Linux
10 8 (6.96%) Solaris
11 5 (4.35%) Android
11 5 (4.35%) Apple iOS
11 5 (4.35%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.91%) Change Management
1 16 (13.91%) ITIL
1 16 (13.91%) Server Building
2 15 (13.04%) Server Virtualisation
2 15 (13.04%) Test Scripting
3 14 (12.17%) Software Testing
4 12 (10.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (9.57%) Smoke Testing
6 10 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.83%) Migration
8 8 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.09%) Application Packaging
9 7 (6.09%) Change Control
9 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.09%) Software Distribution
10 6 (5.22%) Time Management
10 6 (5.22%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (4.35%) Service Management
12 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.22%) SQL
2 15 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.61%) VBA
4 1 (0.87%) C
4 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (23.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (20.00%) MCSE
2 23 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (13.91%) MCITP
3 16 (13.91%) MCSA
3 16 (13.91%) MCTS
3 16 (13.91%) SC Cleared
4 15 (13.04%) ISTQB
5 10 (8.70%) Degree
6 5 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.74%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.74%) ACSA
8 2 (1.74%) CCENT
8 2 (1.74%) CCNA
8 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.74%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.87%) CISSP
9 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 74 (64.35%) Active Directory
2 41 (35.65%) XenApp
3 36 (31.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (25.22%) XenDesktop
5 26 (22.61%) Hyper-V
5 26 (22.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 18 (15.65%) VMware ESX
7 10 (8.70%) vSphere
8 6 (5.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (5.22%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (3.48%) XenServer
11 3 (2.61%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.87%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 22 (19.13%) Netcool
1 22 (19.13%) SCCM
2 15 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (8.70%) SCOM
4 7 (6.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (6.09%) Tivoli
5 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (5.22%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.35%) AirWatch
7 4 (3.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (3.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (3.48%) WSUS
7 4 (3.48%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.87%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 78 (67.83%) Microsoft
2 66 (57.39%) VMware
3 28 (24.35%) Veritas
4 15 (13.04%) Intel Security
5 11 (9.57%) Symantec
6 9 (7.83%) Cisco
6 9 (7.83%) IBM
7 8 (6.96%) AppSense
8 7 (6.09%) Apple
8 7 (6.09%) Oracle
9 6 (5.22%) Dell
10 5 (4.35%) EMC
10 5 (4.35%) HP
10 5 (4.35%) NetApp
11 4 (3.48%) CA
12 2 (1.74%) AlgoSec
12 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.74%) ScanSafe
12 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.74%) Varonis
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