The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 53 58
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Contract jobs citing Citrix 8 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.21% 2.56% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.11% 5.20% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
Median daily rate £275 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £203 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £313 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -18.91% +5.71%  

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 Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 257 346 370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.82% 49.22% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 189 182
Median daily rate £395 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £43.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +129.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Glasgow

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Glasgow over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Glasgow

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) XenApp
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
6 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
6 5 (41.67%) SCCM
6 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) Service Management
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (33.33%) EMC
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) Legal
8 3 (25.00%) NAS
8 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (25.00%) Change Control
8 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (25.00%) Change Management
8 3 (25.00%) Terminal Server
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (16.67%) Security Patching

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Packager
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Solaris
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) XenApp
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Terminal Server
5 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) CommVault
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec