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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 117 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 1.07% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Average daily rate £375 £510 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +7.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £428 £425
% change year-on-year
-18.12% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.96%
NetScaler
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
345 375 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.48% 14.65% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 184 163
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 64 52
Average hourly rate £22.38 £23.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.71% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.75 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hertfordshire +10 5 £375 -26.47%
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
Essex +1 2 - - 2
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 27 (93.10%) Citrix
2 16 (55.17%) HP
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco
4 13 (44.83%) CheckPoint
4 13 (44.83%) XenApp
5 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) DNS
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
6 11 (37.93%) Firewall
6 11 (37.93%) VMware
7 10 (34.48%) VLAN
8 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (27.59%) CCNP
9 8 (27.59%) Fortinet
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (24.14%) 3PAR
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) DHCP
10 7 (24.14%) Migration
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) OSPF
11 6 (20.69%) BGP
11 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
11 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
11 6 (20.69%) VPN
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) WAN
11 6 (20.69%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) VLAN
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (24.14%) DHCP
6 6 (20.69%) BGP
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco ISE
6 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
6 6 (20.69%) LAN
6 6 (20.69%) OSPF
6 6 (20.69%) VPN
6 6 (20.69%) WAN
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (17.24%) Junos
7 5 (17.24%) MPLS
7 5 (17.24%) Network Security
7 5 (17.24%) RSVP
7 5 (17.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Advertising
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Design Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Juniper Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
2 5 (17.24%) Thin Client
3 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 4 (13.79%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
1 7 (24.14%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.24%) Network Design
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Presales
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) CCIE
3 6 (20.69%) JNCIS
4 5 (17.24%) CCSA
4 5 (17.24%) CCSE
4 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (17.24%) JNCIA
4 5 (17.24%) JNCIE
4 5 (17.24%) JNCIP
5 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) CCA
6 1 (3.45%) CCEA
6 1 (3.45%) CCEE
6 1 (3.45%) CCNA
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.45%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) XenApp
2 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) XenMobile
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Citrix
2 16 (55.17%) HP
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco
4 13 (44.83%) CheckPoint
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 11 (37.93%) VMware
7 8 (27.59%) Fortinet
8 7 (24.14%) 3PAR
9 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
9 6 (20.69%) Juniper
10 5 (17.24%) AppSense
10 5 (17.24%) IronPort
10 5 (17.24%) Nortel
10 5 (17.24%) Siemens
10 5 (17.24%) Tufin
11 4 (13.79%) F5
12 3 (10.34%) Palo Alto
12 3 (10.34%) ThinPrint
13 2 (6.90%) Symantec
14 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire