The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.53% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £394
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+61.66% -57.14%
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West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 56 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.80% 10.09% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 37
Average daily rate £380 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £183 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £422 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) FCoE
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco