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 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 57 77 56
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Contract jobs citing Citrix 80 60 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.23% 1.88% 3.01%
As % of the Vendors category 7.23% 5.28% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 40
Median daily rate £301 £281 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% -13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £349 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £42.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.95% -2.35%
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
1106 1136 1127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.69% 35.50% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 519 542
Median daily rate £340 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 42 28
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.70 £27.50
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 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 July 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
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 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
Edinburgh +11 30 £295 -9.23%
Renfrewshire -3 21 £300 -9.09% 1
Glasgow -1 16 £325 +8.33% 1
Fife +10 4 £275 -
Aberdeen - 4 £350 -
Lanarkshire +6 1 £200 -
Inverclyde +5 1 £165 -34.00%
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £350 -
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UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 164 (73.54%) Microsoft
2 150 (67.26%) Windows
3 148 (66.37%) Active Directory
4 135 (60.54%) VMware
5 105 (47.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 84 (37.67%) XenApp
7 83 (37.22%) PowerShell
7 83 (37.22%) SQL Server
8 80 (35.87%) Security Cleared
9 79 (35.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 75 (33.63%) SQL
11 65 (29.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 65 (29.15%) Windows Server
12 64 (28.70%) Clustering
13 62 (27.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 60 (26.91%) SC Cleared
15 56 (25.11%) Hyper-V
16 49 (21.97%) ITIL
17 48 (21.52%) XenDesktop
17 48 (21.52%) Windows 7
18 46 (20.63%) DNS
19 44 (19.73%) DHCP
19 44 (19.73%) VBScript
20 43 (19.28%) HP
21 42 (18.83%) AIX
21 42 (18.83%) MCSE
21 42 (18.83%) Windows Server 2003
22 40 (17.94%) VMware ESX
23 39 (17.49%) SAN
23 39 (17.49%) NetScaler

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 31 (13.90%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.56%) SharePoint
3 25 (11.21%) Skype for Business
4 23 (10.31%) OpenStack
5 18 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (6.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.24%) CICS
9 5 (2.24%) IIS
9 5 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.90%) Live Communications Server
11 2 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.45%) Apache
12 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (16.59%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.42%) MS Office
3 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) assyst
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.04%) Office 365
2 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.90%) Bluemix
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.45%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 46 (20.63%) DNS
2 44 (19.73%) DHCP
3 39 (17.49%) NetScaler
3 39 (17.49%) SAN
4 14 (6.28%) Firewall
5 11 (4.93%) VPN
6 10 (4.48%) WAN
7 9 (4.04%) LAN
8 7 (3.14%) Skype
9 6 (2.69%) Intranet
10 4 (1.79%) Internet
10 4 (1.79%) SMTP
10 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.35%) PABX
11 3 (1.35%) PBX
12 2 (0.90%) NAS
12 2 (0.90%) Network Security
12 2 (0.90%) VXLAN
12 2 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (37.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.83%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.69%) MySQL
6 5 (2.24%) DB2
6 5 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.24%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.79%) Informix
7 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (10.31%) HP UFT
1 23 (10.31%) WinRunner
2 21 (9.42%) TestDirector
3 7 (3.14%) StarTeam
4 3 (1.35%) MSI
5 2 (0.90%) Fiddler
5 2 (0.90%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (12.56%) Finance
2 9 (4.04%) Banking
3 5 (2.24%) Law
4 4 (1.79%) Back Office
4 4 (1.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Local Government
5 1 (0.45%) Publishing
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (17.04%) Analyst
2 23 (10.31%) Test Analyst
3 21 (9.42%) Citrix Engineer
4 18 (8.07%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (8.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 17 (7.62%) Wintel Engineer
6 16 (7.17%) Architect
7 14 (6.28%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 13 (5.83%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.48%) Infrastructure Architect
11 9 (4.04%) VMware Engineer
11 9 (4.04%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (3.59%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
12 8 (3.59%) Wintel Specialist
13 7 (3.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 7 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (3.14%) Administrator
13 7 (3.14%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.14%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.38%) .NET
2 4 (1.79%) HTML
2 4 (1.79%) Middleware
3 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.90%) CSS
3 2 (0.90%) Web Services
4 1 (0.45%) Java EE
4 1 (0.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (28.70%) Clustering
2 30 (13.45%) Data Centre
3 22 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (9.42%) Computer Science
5 19 (8.52%) PDA
6 14 (6.28%) Blackberry
7 11 (4.93%) Private Cloud
8 9 (4.04%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.69%) CESG
10 5 (2.24%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (2.24%) Mainframe
10 5 (2.24%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.79%) PKI
11 4 (1.79%) Smart Meter
12 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.90%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.90%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.90%) Thin Client
14 1 (0.45%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 150 (67.26%) Windows
2 105 (47.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (29.15%) Windows Server
4 62 (27.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (21.52%) Windows 7
6 42 (18.83%) AIX
6 42 (18.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (12.56%) Windows XP
8 24 (10.76%) Unix
9 19 (8.52%) Linux
10 17 (7.62%) Windows 10
11 10 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.69%) Android
12 6 (2.69%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.69%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.69%) Windows Phone
13 5 (2.24%) Solaris
14 3 (1.35%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.45%) HPUX
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.97%) ITIL
2 36 (16.14%) Change Management
3 28 (12.56%) Application Packaging
3 28 (12.56%) Software Testing
3 28 (12.56%) Test Scripting
4 25 (11.21%) Smoke Testing
5 23 (10.31%) Test Automation
6 20 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (6.28%) Virtual Environments
8 13 (5.83%) TOGAF
9 12 (5.38%) Analytics
9 12 (5.38%) Migration
10 10 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (4.48%) Server Virtualisation
11 9 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.59%) Database Mirroring
13 7 (3.14%) Project Management
14 6 (2.69%) High Availability
14 6 (2.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.22%) PowerShell
2 75 (33.63%) SQL
3 44 (19.73%) VBScript
4 8 (3.59%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.24%) COBOL
6 4 (1.79%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.79%) VB
7 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 80 (35.87%) Security Cleared
2 65 (29.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (26.91%) SC Cleared
4 42 (18.83%) MCSE
5 29 (13.00%) ISTQB
5 29 (13.00%) MCITP
6 28 (12.56%) MCSA
6 28 (12.56%) MCTS
7 21 (9.42%) Degree
8 3 (1.35%) CCNP
8 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.90%) CCA
9 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.90%) ISEB
9 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.45%) CISSP
10 1 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.48%) QA
2 6 (2.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 148 (66.37%) Active Directory
2 84 (37.67%) XenApp
3 79 (35.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (25.11%) Hyper-V
5 48 (21.52%) XenDesktop
6 40 (17.94%) VMware ESX
7 27 (12.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 19 (8.52%) Terminal Services
9 16 (7.17%) vSphere
10 6 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (1.35%) MetaFrame
13 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.35%) XenServer
14 2 (0.90%) KVM
15 1 (0.45%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 34 (15.25%) SCCM
2 32 (14.35%) McAfee ePO
3 31 (13.90%) Microsoft Clustering
4 28 (12.56%) Netcool
5 23 (10.31%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (8.97%) WSUS
7 19 (8.52%) SCOM
8 13 (5.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (3.59%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (2.69%) AirWatch
10 6 (2.69%) XenMobile
11 4 (1.79%) CA Spectrum
11 4 (1.79%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.45%) Perfmon
12 1 (0.45%) Puppet
12 1 (0.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 164 (73.54%) Microsoft
2 135 (60.54%) VMware
3 43 (19.28%) HP
4 35 (15.70%) AppSense
5 33 (14.80%) Intel Security
6 29 (13.00%) Veritas
7 28 (12.56%) Oracle
8 18 (8.07%) Cisco
9 15 (6.73%) EMC
9 15 (6.73%) Symantec
10 13 (5.83%) IBM
11 11 (4.93%) Red Hat
12 9 (4.04%) NetApp
13 8 (3.59%) CA
14 7 (3.14%) Apple
15 6 (2.69%) Lumension
16 4 (1.79%) 3PAR
16 4 (1.79%) CheckPoint
16 4 (1.79%) Nintex
16 4 (1.79%) Samsung
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