The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 110 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% - 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £463 £375
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -
NetScaler
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
646 681 977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.62% 26.85% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 228 206
Average daily rate £360 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetScaler across the Berkshire region.

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NetScaler
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 8 £400 -
Bracknell - - - -
NetScaler
South East

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetScaler also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NetScaler.

1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) XenApp
4 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (40.00%) ProxySG
5 6 (40.00%) Nokia
5 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) SSL
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (26.67%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (20.00%) Symantec
8 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (20.00%) SCCM

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetScaler also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NetScaler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) SSL
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) XenApp
1 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
2 6 (40.00%) ProxySG
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) XenServer
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
7 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Nokia
3 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) AppSense
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago