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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 148 187 183
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 9 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 2.09% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 25
Median daily rate £369 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £338 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £510 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+57.69% +4.00%
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
457 717 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.71% 12.91% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 536 526
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.66 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 30 May 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 30 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 City of London region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 16 (94.12%) Citrix
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) XenApp
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) HP
7 5 (29.41%) Migration
7 5 (29.41%) SCCM
7 5 (29.41%) XenServer
8 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (23.53%) AppSense
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) DNS
9 3 (17.65%) DHCP
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) SCOM
9 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 2 (11.76%) Server Building
10 2 (11.76%) Data Centre

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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Mimecast
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Junos
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) GLBP
3 1 (5.88%) HSRP
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) Multicast
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) NX-OS
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) XenServer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Server Building
4 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCA
2 1 (5.88%) CCEA
2 1 (5.88%) CCEE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) XenApp
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
3 5 (29.41%) XenServer
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
6 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 2 (11.76%) vSphere
7 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Citrix
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) AppSense
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) Altiris
7 1 (5.88%) Aruba
7 1 (5.88%) Brocade
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
7 1 (5.88%) Sophos
7 1 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software