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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 158 185 184
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 26 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 2.36% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £348 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £384 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £28.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.96% -19.28%
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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
694 636 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.51% 10.96% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 398 558
Average daily rate £393 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £600 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 45
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.65 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 2015.

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 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 36 (81.82%) Citrix
2 19 (43.18%) Cisco
3 17 (38.64%) XenApp
4 16 (36.36%) Windows
5 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
6 14 (31.82%) Firewall
6 14 (31.82%) XenDesktop
7 13 (29.55%) VMware
8 12 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 10 (22.73%) DNS
10 8 (18.18%) Finance
11 7 (15.91%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (15.91%) TOGAF
11 7 (15.91%) SCCM
11 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
11 7 (15.91%) Internet
11 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
11 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
11 7 (15.91%) DHCP
11 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (13.64%) Network Security
12 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
13 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
13 5 (11.36%) AppSense
13 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
1 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (22.73%) DNS
4 7 (15.91%) Internet
4 7 (15.91%) DHCP
5 6 (13.64%) Network Security
6 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.09%) SSL
7 4 (9.09%) BGP
7 4 (9.09%) NetScreen
7 4 (9.09%) IPsec
8 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
8 3 (6.82%) FCoE
8 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (6.82%) OSPF
8 3 (6.82%) SAN
8 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
8 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Introscope
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Consultant
2 8 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) Django
2 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (2.27%) NHS
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.82%) Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.27%) SUSE
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.27%) Android
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) TOGAF
1 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
2 4 (9.09%) Service Management
3 3 (6.82%) Network Design
3 3 (6.82%) Change Management
3 3 (6.82%) Network Architecture
3 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.55%) Line Management
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.55%) Network Management
4 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.55%) Contact Management
4 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.27%) Web Development
5 1 (2.27%) Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.27%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.27%) Low Latency
5 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) C
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.09%) CCNP
3 4 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (6.82%) CCEA
4 3 (6.82%) CCEE
4 3 (6.82%) MCSA
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) CCIE
6 1 (2.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) XenApp
2 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
3 14 (31.82%) XenDesktop
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (9.09%) vSphere
6 4 (9.09%) ProxySG
7 2 (4.55%) XenServer
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.27%) Xen
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.27%) UAG
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.27%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) SCOM
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.82%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (4.55%) XenMobile
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (2.27%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.27%) Cacti
5 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) Citrix
2 19 (43.18%) Cisco
3 13 (29.55%) VMware
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
6 5 (11.36%) Juniper
6 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
6 5 (11.36%) AppSense
7 4 (9.09%) F5
8 3 (6.82%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) CA
9 2 (4.55%) IBM
9 2 (4.55%) Splunk
9 2 (4.55%) Altiris
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle
10 1 (2.27%) RightFax
10 1 (2.27%) MobileIron
10 1 (2.27%) NetApp
10 1 (2.27%) Nokia
10 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
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