The table below looks at the statistics for MetaFrame skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix MetaFrame Server
Rank 124 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing MetaFrame 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.044% 0.031% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.37% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £130 £330
% change year-on-year
+226.92% -60.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £19.00
MetaFrame
UK

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
250 271 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.92% 8.30% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 112 148
Median daily rate £310 £300 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £177 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 10
Median hourly rate £41.25 £16.75 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.26% +36.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £21.75 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

MetaFrame
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MetaFrame Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MetaFrame
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MetaFrame Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MetaFrame
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MetaFrame Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MetaFrame
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 MetaFrame within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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 +6 1 £425 -
MetaFrame
UK

MetaFrame
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MetaFrame 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 MetaFrame.

1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) CCA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

MetaFrame
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris