Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Citrix Specialist was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Citrix Specialist
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 - 108
Rank change year-on-year - +108 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Citrix Specialist 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.18% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 - £425
10th Percentile £325 - £413
90th Percentile £410 - £438
Scotland median daily rate £350 - £433
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,688 2,813 1,901
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 95.75% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,365 1,657 1,133
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £267 £262 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 34
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £16.86 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% -25.07% +18.30%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.53 £13.43
90th Percentile £44.71 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.32
% change year-on-year -5.00% +15.47% -15.51%

Citrix Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Citrix Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Specialist in Edinburgh

Citrix Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix Specialist in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix Specialist in Edinburgh

Citrix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Citrix Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Citrix Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Skype
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) XenMobile
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Citrix Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware