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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £410 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+57.69% +79.31%
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
198 143 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.93% 14.07% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 74 44
Median daily rate £385 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.50 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £20.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 3 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware