The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 163 186 189
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 12 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 3.01% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 18
Median daily rate £475 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £483 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £60.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +69.01%
NetScaler
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
543 731 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.69% 13.44% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 539 518
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -13.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NetScaler
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

NetScaler
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the City of London region.

NetScaler Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 21 (95.45%) Citrix
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (50.00%) XenDesktop
5 10 (45.45%) XenApp
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) HP
9 6 (27.27%) Migration
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (27.27%) SCCM
10 5 (22.73%) XenServer
10 5 (22.73%) AppSense
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco
11 4 (18.18%) SAN
11 4 (18.18%) Firewall
11 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
11 4 (18.18%) SCOM
11 4 (18.18%) vSphere
12 3 (13.64%) F5
12 3 (13.64%) Office 365
12 3 (13.64%) Network Security
12 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
12 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
12 3 (13.64%) Change Management

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Mimecast
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) DMZ
3 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (9.09%) Junos
3 2 (9.09%) Skype
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) BGP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) GLBP
4 1 (4.55%) HSRP
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) Multicast
4 1 (4.55%) NX-OS
4 1 (4.55%) OSPF
4 1 (4.55%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) WLAN
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Office 365 Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
2 1 (4.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Microservices
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCA
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 10 (45.45%) XenApp
3 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 5 (22.73%) XenServer
5 4 (18.18%) vSphere
6 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
6 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
7 2 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (9.09%) DFS Replication
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (4.55%) KVM
8 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Citrix
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) AppSense
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.64%) F5
6 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.55%) Aruba
8 1 (4.55%) CA
8 1 (4.55%) CommVault
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) IBM
8 1 (4.55%) NetApp
8 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
8 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds