The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 79 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% - 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £463
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -29.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £35.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.01% +97.22%
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
128 148 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.54% 17.81% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 69 66
Average daily rate £413 £305 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 22
Average hourly rate £17.33 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.35% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.82 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £45.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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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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
Northwich - 2 £300 -
NetScaler
North West

NetScaler
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds