The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for MetaFrame skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MetaFrame over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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 MetaFrame Server
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 85
Contract jobs citing MetaFrame 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.069%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.99 -

MetaFrame is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 72 161 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.93% 10.60% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 63 37
Median daily rate £375 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £294 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

MetaFrame
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing MetaFrame as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for MetaFrame in Edinburgh

MetaFrame
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MetaFrame in Edinburgh