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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix
Rank 39 81 62
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -19
Contract jobs citing Citrix 144 57 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.97% 1.89% 2.77%
As % of the Vendors category 10.32% 5.31% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 27 34
Median daily rate £319 £300 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £114 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £383 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 11
Median hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £31.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
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
1396 1074 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.22% 35.62% 39.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 515 517
Median daily rate £350 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 38 29
Median hourly rate £38.25 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.06% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £11.25 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 +3 68 £321 -6.14%
Edinburgh 0 30 £295 +146.86% 2
Glasgow +4 19 £300 -4.76% 7
Aberdeen - 4 £350 - 2
Highlands +7 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £350 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £200 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Citrix
UK

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 165 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 156 (70.91%) Windows
3 150 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 143 (65.00%) VMware
5 111 (50.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 83 (37.73%) PowerShell
7 82 (37.27%) XenApp
8 81 (36.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 78 (35.45%) SQL
10 77 (35.00%) Security Cleared
11 75 (34.09%) SQL Server
12 69 (31.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 69 (31.36%) Clustering
12 69 (31.36%) Windows Server
13 63 (28.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 60 (27.27%) Hyper-V
15 57 (25.91%) SC Cleared
16 54 (24.55%) Windows 7
17 52 (23.64%) DNS
18 49 (22.27%) ITIL
18 49 (22.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 48 (21.82%) DHCP
20 47 (21.36%) MCSE
20 47 (21.36%) AIX
20 47 (21.36%) XenDesktop
21 45 (20.45%) VMware ESX
22 44 (20.00%) HP
23 41 (18.64%) VBScript
23 41 (18.64%) SAN
23 41 (18.64%) Change Management

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 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.73%) Skype for Business
3 26 (11.82%) SharePoint
4 23 (10.45%) OpenStack
5 20 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (5.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.27%) CICS
9 5 (2.27%) IIS
9 5 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.82%) Live Communications Server
10 4 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.45%) Apache
11 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.64%) MS Office
3 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) assyst
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.91%) Bluemix
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.91%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 52 (23.64%) DNS
2 48 (21.82%) DHCP
3 41 (18.64%) SAN
4 32 (14.55%) NetScaler
5 13 (5.91%) Firewall
6 10 (4.55%) WAN
7 9 (4.09%) Skype
8 8 (3.64%) VPN
9 7 (3.18%) LAN
10 6 (2.73%) Intranet
10 6 (2.73%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.82%) LDAP
11 4 (1.82%) SMTP
12 3 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.36%) Internet
12 3 (1.36%) PABX
12 3 (1.36%) PBX
13 2 (0.91%) IPsec
13 2 (0.91%) NAS
13 2 (0.91%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.91%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.27%) DB2
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (1.82%) Informix
6 4 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.36%) MySQL
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (13.64%) HP UFT
1 30 (13.64%) WinRunner
2 28 (12.73%) TestDirector
3 5 (2.27%) StarTeam
4 3 (1.36%) MSI
5 2 (0.91%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.45%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (13.64%) Finance
2 7 (3.18%) Banking
3 4 (1.82%) Back Office
3 4 (1.82%) Billing
4 3 (1.36%) Law
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Local Government
5 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (18.64%) Analyst
2 25 (11.36%) Test Analyst
3 22 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 20 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
5 18 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (7.73%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 17 (7.73%) Wintel Engineer
7 15 (6.82%) Architect
8 14 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (5.91%) Support Engineer
10 10 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (3.64%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
11 8 (3.64%) VMware Engineer
11 8 (3.64%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (3.64%) Wintel Specialist
12 7 (3.18%) Administrator
12 7 (3.18%) Consultant
12 7 (3.18%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (2.73%) Systems Analyst
13 6 (2.73%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.82%) .NET
2 6 (2.73%) HTML
3 4 (1.82%) CSS
3 4 (1.82%) Middleware
4 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 69 (31.36%) Clustering
2 26 (11.82%) Data Centre
2 26 (11.82%) PDA
3 25 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (8.64%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.91%) Blackberry
6 11 (5.00%) Private Cloud
7 8 (3.64%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (2.27%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.27%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.82%) PKI
9 4 (1.82%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.36%) CESG
10 3 (1.36%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.36%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.91%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 156 (70.91%) Windows
2 111 (50.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (31.36%) Windows Server
4 63 (28.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (24.55%) Windows 7
6 49 (22.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (21.36%) AIX
8 33 (15.00%) Windows XP
9 24 (10.91%) Unix
10 23 (10.45%) Linux
11 14 (6.36%) Windows 10
12 12 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.73%) Windows 8
14 5 (2.27%) Solaris
15 3 (1.36%) Android
15 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.36%) Windows 2000
15 3 (1.36%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.27%) ITIL
2 41 (18.64%) Change Management
3 33 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 32 (14.55%) Test Scripting
5 30 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 28 (12.73%) Application Packaging
7 20 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (6.36%) Migration
9 13 (5.91%) TOGAF
9 13 (5.91%) Virtual Environments
10 12 (5.45%) Analytics
11 10 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
12 8 (3.64%) Database Mirroring
12 8 (3.64%) Incident Management
13 6 (2.73%) High Availability
13 6 (2.73%) Time Management
13 6 (2.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.73%) PowerShell
2 78 (35.45%) SQL
3 41 (18.64%) VBScript
4 8 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.27%) COBOL
7 4 (1.82%) VB
8 3 (1.36%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.36%) Java
8 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.45%) AWK
9 1 (0.45%) C-shell
9 1 (0.45%) Perl
9 1 (0.45%) Python
9 1 (0.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 77 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 69 (31.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (25.91%) SC Cleared
4 47 (21.36%) MCSE
5 34 (15.45%) MCITP
6 33 (15.00%) ISTQB
6 33 (15.00%) MCSA
6 33 (15.00%) MCTS
7 19 (8.64%) Degree
8 3 (1.36%) CCNP
8 3 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.91%) CCA
9 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.91%) ISEB
9 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.45%) CISMP
10 1 (0.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.55%) QA
2 8 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 150 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 82 (37.27%) XenApp
3 81 (36.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 47 (21.36%) XenDesktop
6 45 (20.45%) VMware ESX
7 24 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 19 (8.64%) Terminal Services
9 17 (7.73%) vSphere
10 10 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (3.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (1.36%) MetaFrame
14 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (1.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (1.36%) XenServer
15 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 36 (16.36%) SCCM
2 33 (15.00%) McAfee ePO
2 33 (15.00%) Netcool
3 30 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
4 29 (13.18%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (8.64%) SCOM
6 18 (8.18%) WSUS
7 13 (5.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (4.09%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (2.27%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.82%) CA Spectrum
10 4 (1.82%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.36%) AirWatch
11 3 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.45%) OpenView
12 1 (0.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 1 (0.45%) Perfmon
12 1 (0.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 165 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 143 (65.00%) VMware
3 44 (20.00%) HP
4 35 (15.91%) Intel Security
5 34 (15.45%) AppSense
5 34 (15.45%) Veritas
6 25 (11.36%) Oracle
7 23 (10.45%) Cisco
8 14 (6.36%) IBM
9 13 (5.91%) Symantec
10 11 (5.00%) EMC
10 11 (5.00%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.18%) CA
12 6 (2.73%) NetApp
13 5 (2.27%) Lumension
14 4 (1.82%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.82%) arcserve
14 4 (1.82%) Brocade
14 4 (1.82%) Nintex
15 3 (1.36%) Apple
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