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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
London / City of London
Rank 146 143 168
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 5 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.25% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 2.33% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 19
Median daily rate £300 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £353 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £485 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £470
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -24.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 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
361 344 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.16% 10.90% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 244 502
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 £288 £269 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +60.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £25.78 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 February 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 27 February 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 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
4 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
4 5 (45.45%) Riverbed
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) XenApp
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) CMDB
6 3 (27.27%) Network Management
6 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
6 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) Arista
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003

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 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
1 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) DMZ
4 2 (18.18%) VSAN
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) CMDB
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
3 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (9.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) DFS Replication
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) OPNET
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Riverbed
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Arista
5 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
5 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 2 (18.18%) Aruba
6 2 (18.18%) Brocade
6 2 (18.18%) CommVault
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Polycom
6 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
7 1 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (9.09%) Temenos