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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 40 86 62
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -24
Contract jobs citing Citrix 143 46 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.92% 1.58% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 10.50% 4.41% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 23 25
Median daily rate £313 £320 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.26% -1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £116 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £32.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £32.50 £21.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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
1362 1044 983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.85% 35.83% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 532 458
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 44 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £39.20 £32.00
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Renfrewshire 0 68 £319 -8.26%
Edinburgh +9 33 £325 +18.18% 3
Glasgow +7 20 £300 -3.22% 4
Highlands +7 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £350 -
Falkirk - 1 £350 - 2
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UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 155 (72.77%) Windows
2 152 (71.36%) Microsoft
3 145 (68.08%) Active Directory
3 145 (68.08%) VMware
4 105 (49.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (38.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 78 (36.62%) XenApp
7 75 (35.21%) PowerShell
8 72 (33.80%) Security Cleared
8 72 (33.80%) SQL
9 71 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 68 (31.92%) SQL Server
11 66 (30.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 65 (30.52%) Clustering
13 58 (27.23%) Hyper-V
14 56 (26.29%) SC Cleared
14 56 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 50 (23.47%) DNS
16 48 (22.54%) VMware ESX
16 48 (22.54%) Windows 7
17 45 (21.13%) MCSE
17 45 (21.13%) AIX
17 45 (21.13%) ITIL
18 44 (20.66%) Windows Server 2003
18 44 (20.66%) XenDesktop
19 43 (20.19%) DHCP
19 43 (20.19%) HP
20 39 (18.31%) Change Management
21 37 (17.37%) VBScript
21 37 (17.37%) SAN

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 35 (16.43%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.74%) Skype for Business
3 24 (11.27%) SharePoint
4 22 (10.33%) OpenStack
5 19 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (3.29%) Live Communications Server
9 7 (3.29%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (2.35%) CICS
10 5 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.88%) IIS
12 1 (0.47%) Apache
12 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.63%) MS Office
3 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) assyst
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) Bluemix
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.47%) DNS
2 43 (20.19%) DHCP
3 37 (17.37%) SAN
4 32 (15.02%) NetScaler
5 14 (6.57%) Firewall
6 12 (5.63%) WAN
7 10 (4.69%) Skype
8 7 (3.29%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.29%) VPN
9 6 (2.82%) LAN
9 6 (2.82%) LDAP
10 5 (2.35%) Network Security
11 4 (1.88%) SMTP
12 3 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.41%) Internet
12 3 (1.41%) PABX
12 3 (1.41%) PBX
13 2 (0.94%) Intranet
13 2 (0.94%) IPsec
13 2 (0.94%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (31.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.57%) Oracle Database
3 13 (6.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.35%) DB2
5 5 (2.35%) Informix
5 5 (2.35%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.35%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.41%) MySQL
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (15.49%) HP UFT
1 33 (15.49%) WinRunner
2 32 (15.02%) TestDirector
3 3 (1.41%) MSI
4 2 (0.94%) Fiddler
4 2 (0.94%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (15.49%) Finance
2 11 (5.16%) Banking
3 4 (1.88%) Back Office
3 4 (1.88%) Billing
4 1 (0.47%) Law
4 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (16.43%) Analyst
2 22 (10.33%) Test Analyst
3 21 (9.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 21 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (9.39%) Citrix Engineer
5 17 (7.98%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 15 (7.04%) Support Engineer
6 15 (7.04%) Wintel Engineer
7 14 (6.57%) Architect
8 12 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (4.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (3.76%) Consultant
11 8 (3.76%) Windows Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) VMware Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) Wintel Specialist
13 6 (2.82%) IT Support
13 6 (2.82%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
14 5 (2.35%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.04%) .NET
2 8 (3.76%) HTML
3 7 (3.29%) CSS
4 3 (1.41%) Middleware
5 2 (0.94%) Web Services
6 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (30.52%) Clustering
2 28 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.15%) Data Centre
3 27 (12.68%) PDA
4 19 (8.92%) Computer Science
5 13 (6.10%) Private Cloud
6 9 (4.23%) Blackberry
7 8 (3.76%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.35%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (2.35%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.35%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.88%) PKI
9 4 (1.88%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.88%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.41%) CESG
10 3 (1.41%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.41%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 155 (72.77%) Windows
2 105 (49.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 56 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (22.54%) Windows 7
6 45 (21.13%) AIX
7 44 (20.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (15.02%) Windows XP
9 25 (11.74%) Linux
9 25 (11.74%) Unix
10 13 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.29%) Windows 10
12 6 (2.82%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.35%) Solaris
14 4 (1.88%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.41%) Android
15 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.41%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.13%) ITIL
2 39 (18.31%) Change Management
3 33 (15.49%) Test Automation
4 31 (14.55%) Software Testing
5 29 (13.62%) Test Scripting
6 26 (12.21%) Application Packaging
7 21 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (7.51%) Migration
9 13 (6.10%) TOGAF
10 12 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (5.63%) Analytics
11 10 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.23%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.23%) Server Virtualisation
13 8 (3.76%) Database Mirroring
13 8 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (3.29%) Load Balancing
14 7 (3.29%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (2.82%) Kanban
15 6 (2.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (35.21%) PowerShell
2 72 (33.80%) SQL
3 37 (17.37%) VBScript
4 8 (3.76%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.76%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.35%) COBOL
6 4 (1.88%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.88%) Java
6 4 (1.88%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.88%) VB
7 2 (0.94%) AWK
7 2 (0.94%) C-shell
7 2 (0.94%) Perl
7 2 (0.94%) Python
7 2 (0.94%) sed
Qualifications
1 72 (33.80%) Security Cleared
2 66 (30.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (26.29%) SC Cleared
4 45 (21.13%) MCSE
5 32 (15.02%) MCITP
6 31 (14.55%) MCSA
6 31 (14.55%) MCTS
7 29 (13.62%) ISTQB
8 20 (9.39%) Degree
9 4 (1.88%) CISMP
9 4 (1.88%) CISSP
10 3 (1.41%) CCNP
10 3 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.94%) CCA
12 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.47%) ISEB
12 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.69%) QA
2 9 (4.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.88%) SLA
System Software
1 145 (68.08%) Active Directory
2 83 (38.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (36.62%) XenApp
4 58 (27.23%) Hyper-V
5 48 (22.54%) VMware ESX
6 44 (20.66%) XenDesktop
7 19 (8.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (7.98%) Terminal Services
8 17 (7.98%) vSphere
9 12 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.41%) XenServer
13 2 (0.94%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.47%) KVM
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.47%) RHEV
14 1 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 34 (15.96%) SCCM
2 32 (15.02%) HP Quality Center
3 31 (14.55%) McAfee ePO
3 31 (14.55%) Netcool
4 18 (8.45%) SCOM
4 18 (8.45%) WSUS
5 10 (4.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (2.35%) XenMobile
7 4 (1.88%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (1.88%) QRadar
7 4 (1.88%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.41%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.47%) OpenView
9 1 (0.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.47%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 152 (71.36%) Microsoft
2 145 (68.08%) VMware
3 43 (20.19%) HP
4 34 (15.96%) AppSense
5 33 (15.49%) Intel Security
6 32 (15.02%) Veritas
7 25 (11.74%) Cisco
8 24 (11.27%) Oracle
9 14 (6.57%) IBM
10 12 (5.63%) Red Hat
11 11 (5.16%) EMC
11 11 (5.16%) Symantec
12 5 (2.35%) Lumension
13 4 (1.88%) 3PAR
13 4 (1.88%) arcserve
13 4 (1.88%) Brocade
13 4 (1.88%) CA
13 4 (1.88%) NetApp
13 4 (1.88%) Splunk
13 4 (1.88%) Sun
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