Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 6 months to 22 October 2018 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 > Renfrewshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 22 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -9
Contract jobs citing Citrix 38 6 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 21.23% 6.82% 9.87%
As % of the Vendors category 30.16% 9.09% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 5 41
Renfrewshire median daily rate £280 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.33% +25.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £221 £313 £240
90th Percentile £329 £442 £415
Scotland median daily rate £285 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -24.00% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £40.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £25.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -29.50% -34.64% +118.57%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Renfrewshire.

All Vendors
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 126 66 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 70.39% 75.00% 61.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 61 252
Renfrewshire median daily rate £300 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.45% +4.69% -5.88%
10th Percentile £222 £179 £255
90th Percentile £426 £445 £440
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 17
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £29.50 - £40.00
10th Percentile £26.00 - £35.50
90th Percentile £54.38 - £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.75 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -33.00% +28.21% +36.84%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Renfrewshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Renfrewshire

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Renfrewshire

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Renfrewshire

Citrix
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +1 36 £283 -24.67% 1
Citrix
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 37 (97.37%) Windows
1 37 (97.37%) Active Directory
2 35 (92.11%) DHCP
2 35 (92.11%) DNS
3 33 (86.84%) SQL
3 33 (86.84%) SC Cleared
3 33 (86.84%) Security Cleared
4 32 (84.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
6 28 (73.68%) HP
6 28 (73.68%) VMware
6 28 (73.68%) Ivanti
7 26 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (68.42%) Windows 7
7 26 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (60.53%) McAfee
8 23 (60.53%) WinRunner
8 23 (60.53%) HP UFT
8 23 (60.53%) Veritas
8 23 (60.53%) AIX
8 23 (60.53%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (60.53%) Hyper-V
8 23 (60.53%) Test Automation
8 23 (60.53%) Test Scripting
8 23 (60.53%) ISTQB
8 23 (60.53%) Clustering
9 22 (57.89%) Change Management
9 22 (57.89%) Software Testing
9 22 (57.89%) McAfee ePO
9 22 (57.89%) Office 365

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 22 (57.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (92.11%) DHCP
1 35 (92.11%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) 3G
3 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) HP UFT
1 23 (60.53%) WinRunner
2 4 (10.53%) MSI
3 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Wintel Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Wintel Support
6 2 (5.26%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Testing Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Clustering
2 22 (57.89%) PDA
3 6 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 32 (84.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (68.42%) Windows 7
3 26 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (60.53%) AIX
5 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
6 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Test Automation
1 23 (60.53%) Test Scripting
2 22 (57.89%) Change Management
2 22 (57.89%) Software Testing
3 19 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 6 (15.79%) Software Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) Software Distribution
7 2 (5.26%) Personalization
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.63%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (2.63%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.63%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
3 10 (26.32%) VBScript
4 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (86.84%) SC Cleared
1 33 (86.84%) Security Cleared
2 23 (60.53%) ISTQB
3 6 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
5 1 (2.63%) MCSA
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) MCTS
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (97.37%) Active Directory
2 26 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (60.53%) Hyper-V
3 23 (60.53%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (57.89%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (34.21%) XenApp
6 7 (18.42%) Terminal Services
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
8 4 (10.53%) XenServer
9 1 (2.63%) VMware NSX
9 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (57.89%) HP ALM
1 22 (57.89%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.63%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 28 (73.68%) HP
2 28 (73.68%) Ivanti
2 28 (73.68%) VMware
3 23 (60.53%) McAfee
3 23 (60.53%) Veritas
4 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.26%) ThinPrint
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp