The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
Renfrewshire / Erskine
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 7 67 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 25.93% 15.19% 10.47%
As % of the Vendors category 28.00% 26.07% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 45 4
Median daily rate £350 £321 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.03% -6.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £275 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £423 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year -23.68% +12.29%  

Citrix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 25 257 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 92.59% 58.28% 61.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 161 31
Median daily rate £400 £320 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 34 1
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine citing Citrix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Erskine

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Erskine

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Erskine over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Erskine

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Erskine.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Erskine

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (42.86%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Netcool
4 3 (42.86%) McAfee
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (42.86%) AIX

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Smoke Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCTS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (42.86%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas