The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 118 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 11 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 4.01% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £333 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.81% -16.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £14.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+79.31% -47.27%
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
498 399 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.02% 13.13% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 174 128
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 30 70
Average hourly rate £30.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.60% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £13.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

NetScaler
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

NetScaler Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +4 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire -4 3 - -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 13 (86.67%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) HP
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) DNS
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Juniper
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (33.33%) CCNP
6 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 5 (33.33%) XenApp
6 5 (33.33%) Riverbed
6 5 (33.33%) 3PAR
6 5 (33.33%) F5
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) HP ASE
7 4 (26.67%) HP MASE
7 4 (26.67%) CCSE
7 4 (26.67%) JNCIP
7 4 (26.67%) JNCIE
7 4 (26.67%) CCIE
7 4 (26.67%) CCSP
7 4 (26.67%) CCDP

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) LDAP
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Security Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Network Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Online Games
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 4 (26.67%) HP ASE
2 4 (26.67%) HP MASE
2 4 (26.67%) CCSE
2 4 (26.67%) JNCIP
2 4 (26.67%) JNCIE
2 4 (26.67%) CCIE
2 4 (26.67%) CCSP
2 4 (26.67%) CCDP
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) vCloud
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) HP
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 5 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 5 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 5 (33.33%) F5
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 2 (13.33%) NetApp
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft