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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 59 76 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing Citrix 71 61 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.14% 1.88% 3.28%
As % of the Vendors category 7.16% 5.28% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 45
Median daily rate £310 £270 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Median hourly rate £40.50 £17.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.09% -0.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
Citrix
UK

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
992 1156 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 43.89% 35.60% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 540 595
Median daily rate £350 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 26
Median hourly rate £35.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.87% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £33.74 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 30 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Citrix across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Citrix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 August 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
Edinburgh +9 25 £245 -24.61%
Glasgow +12 18 £325 +20.37%
Renfrewshire -6 13 £310 -10.14% 1
Fife - 4 £275 -
Aberdeen +8 3 - -
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Lanarkshire +11 1 £200 -
Inverclyde +3 1 £165 -34.00%
Highlands - 1 - -
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 156 (73.24%) Microsoft
2 139 (65.26%) Windows
3 136 (63.85%) Active Directory
4 129 (60.56%) VMware
5 92 (43.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (37.56%) SQL Server
7 76 (35.68%) XenApp
7 76 (35.68%) PowerShell
8 74 (34.74%) Security Cleared
8 74 (34.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 65 (30.52%) Windows Server
10 64 (30.05%) SQL
11 58 (27.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 56 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 55 (25.82%) SC Cleared
14 52 (24.41%) Clustering
15 51 (23.94%) Hyper-V
16 47 (22.07%) ITIL
17 45 (21.13%) XenDesktop
18 44 (20.66%) VBScript
19 41 (19.25%) HP
20 40 (18.78%) MS Excel
21 39 (18.31%) DHCP
21 39 (18.31%) DNS
22 38 (17.84%) SAN
22 38 (17.84%) Windows 7
23 37 (17.37%) NetScaler
24 35 (16.43%) Windows Server 2003
24 35 (16.43%) MCSE
24 35 (16.43%) AIX

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 26 (12.21%) MS Exchange
2 24 (11.27%) SharePoint
3 23 (10.80%) OpenStack
4 13 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.69%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.35%) CICS
6 5 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.35%) IIS
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 40 (18.78%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) assyst
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.63%) Office 365
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.94%) Bluemix
2 2 (0.94%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.94%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.47%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 39 (18.31%) DHCP
1 39 (18.31%) DNS
2 38 (17.84%) SAN
3 37 (17.37%) NetScaler
4 12 (5.63%) Firewall
4 12 (5.63%) VPN
5 7 (3.29%) LAN
5 7 (3.29%) WAN
6 6 (2.82%) Intranet
7 4 (1.88%) SMTP
8 3 (1.41%) Internet
8 3 (1.41%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.94%) IPsec
9 2 (0.94%) NAS
9 2 (0.94%) Wireless
9 2 (0.94%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.47%) DMZ
10 1 (0.47%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.47%) Network Security
10 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (37.56%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.23%) MySQL
4 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.35%) DB2
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (7.04%) HP UFT
1 15 (7.04%) WinRunner
2 13 (6.10%) TestDirector
3 7 (3.29%) StarTeam
4 3 (1.41%) MSI
5 2 (0.94%) Fiddler
5 2 (0.94%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (12.68%) Finance
2 7 (3.29%) Banking
3 6 (2.82%) Law
4 4 (1.88%) Back Office
4 4 (1.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.47%) Local Government
5 1 (0.47%) Publishing
5 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (15.49%) Analyst
2 21 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 21 (9.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 17 (7.98%) Architect
3 17 (7.98%) Support Engineer
3 17 (7.98%) Test Analyst
3 17 (7.98%) Wintel Engineer
4 11 (5.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (5.16%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (4.23%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 9 (4.23%) Mobility Engineer
5 9 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (3.76%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (3.76%) Wintel Specialist
7 7 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (3.29%) Administrator
7 7 (3.29%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.63%) .NET
2 4 (1.88%) Middleware
3 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.94%) HTML
3 2 (0.94%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) Java EE
4 1 (0.47%) RESTful
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (24.41%) Clustering
2 28 (13.15%) Data Centre
3 22 (10.33%) Computer Science
4 18 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.63%) PDA
6 10 (4.69%) Blackberry
7 9 (4.23%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.76%) CESG
8 8 (3.76%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.35%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (2.35%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.35%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.88%) PKI
10 4 (1.88%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.41%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.47%) CMDB
13 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 139 (65.26%) Windows
2 92 (43.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (30.52%) Windows Server
4 56 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (17.84%) Windows 7
6 35 (16.43%) AIX
6 35 (16.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (10.80%) Unix
8 21 (9.86%) Windows XP
9 14 (6.57%) Linux
10 13 (6.10%) Windows 10
11 9 (4.23%) Android
11 9 (4.23%) Apple iOS
11 9 (4.23%) Windows Phone
12 5 (2.35%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.41%) Solaris
14 3 (1.41%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.07%) ITIL
2 28 (13.15%) Application Packaging
3 27 (12.68%) Change Management
4 23 (10.80%) Test Scripting
5 21 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (9.39%) Software Testing
7 19 (8.92%) Smoke Testing
8 15 (7.04%) Test Automation
9 14 (6.57%) Virtual Environments
10 13 (6.10%) TOGAF
11 12 (5.63%) Analytics
12 10 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (3.76%) Database Mirroring
13 8 (3.76%) Migration
13 8 (3.76%) Project Management
13 8 (3.76%) Server Building
13 8 (3.76%) Server Virtualisation
14 7 (3.29%) Incident Management
15 6 (2.82%) High Availability
15 6 (2.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.68%) PowerShell
2 64 (30.05%) SQL
3 44 (20.66%) VBScript
4 8 (3.76%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.35%) COBOL
6 4 (1.88%) VB
7 2 (0.94%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 74 (34.74%) Security Cleared
2 58 (27.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (25.82%) SC Cleared
4 35 (16.43%) MCSE
5 23 (10.80%) MCITP
6 22 (10.33%) Degree
6 22 (10.33%) ISTQB
6 22 (10.33%) MCSA
6 22 (10.33%) MCTS
7 3 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.94%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.94%) ACSA
8 2 (0.94%) CCA
8 2 (0.94%) CCNA
8 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.94%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.94%) ISEB
8 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.69%) QA
2 6 (2.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 136 (63.85%) Active Directory
2 76 (35.68%) XenApp
3 74 (34.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (23.94%) Hyper-V
5 45 (21.13%) XenDesktop
6 32 (15.02%) VMware ESX
7 26 (12.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 19 (8.92%) Terminal Services
9 15 (7.04%) vSphere
10 5 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (2.35%) XenServer
11 4 (1.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.41%) MetaFrame
13 2 (0.94%) KVM
13 2 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.47%) RHEV
14 1 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 31 (14.55%) SCCM
2 27 (12.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 24 (11.27%) McAfee ePO
4 21 (9.86%) WSUS
5 20 (9.39%) Netcool
6 16 (7.51%) SCOM
7 15 (7.04%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (4.23%) AirWatch
8 9 (4.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (2.35%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.88%) CA Spectrum
10 4 (1.88%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (1.88%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.94%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
13 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
13 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 156 (73.24%) Microsoft
2 129 (60.56%) VMware
3 41 (19.25%) HP
4 35 (16.43%) AppSense
5 28 (13.15%) Oracle
6 25 (11.74%) Intel Security
7 21 (9.86%) Veritas
8 18 (8.45%) EMC
9 16 (7.51%) Cisco
9 16 (7.51%) IBM
10 15 (7.04%) Symantec
11 12 (5.63%) Apple
12 9 (4.23%) NetApp
13 8 (3.76%) CA
14 7 (3.29%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.82%) Lumension
15 6 (2.82%) Samsung
16 4 (1.88%) 3PAR
16 4 (1.88%) arcserve
16 4 (1.88%) Nintex
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