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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
London / City of London
Rank 148 134 169
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +35
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 7 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 3.96% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 16
Median daily rate £291 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.47% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £400 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.05% -13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -3.84%

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
395 328 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 10.74% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 232 486
Median daily rate £433 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 13
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 5 (38.46%) Wireless
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) Riverbed
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 4 (30.77%) XenApp
6 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) DMZ
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) OPNET
7 3 (23.08%) CMDB
7 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
7 3 (23.08%) ProxySG

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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
1 5 (38.46%) Wireless
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) DMZ
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) VSAN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Storage Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) CMDB
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
3 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.69%) DataPower
4 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) VB
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) ProxySG
4 2 (15.38%) DFS Replication
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) KVM
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) OPNET
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Riverbed
6 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
7 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
7 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
7 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
8 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
8 2 (15.38%) Aruba
8 2 (15.38%) Brocade
8 2 (15.38%) CommVault
8 2 (15.38%) EMC
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) Polycom
8 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
9 1 (7.69%) CA
9 1 (7.69%) F5
9 1 (7.69%) Temenos