The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 65 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £60.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +116.21%
NetScaler
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 162 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.52% 14.22% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 102 61
Median daily rate £425 £413 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +28.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.33 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.87% -36.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing NetScaler as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

NetScaler
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix