The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 85 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.79% 0.063% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.94% 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £33.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -6.38%
NetScaler
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 133 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.39% 8.34% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 47 71
Median daily rate £350 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Median hourly rate £11.79 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing NetScaler as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
3 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) XenApp
3 15 (88.24%) XenDesktop
4 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (76.47%) PowerShell
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) VBScript
5 11 (64.71%) VMware ESX
5 11 (64.71%) Clustering
5 11 (64.71%) WSUS
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (58.82%) Application Packaging
7 8 (47.06%) Client/Server
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
8 7 (41.18%) NetApp
9 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 3 (17.65%) XenServer
10 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
11 2 (11.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 2 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
11 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
11 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) Skype
1 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.88%) DMZ
2 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Informix
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Support Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Storage Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
6 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) XenServer Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Java EE
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Clustering
2 8 (47.06%) Client/Server
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) CMDB
4 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Application Packaging
2 2 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) PowerShell
1 13 (76.47%) VBScript
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCA
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) XenApp
2 15 (88.24%) XenDesktop
3 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (64.71%) VMware ESX
5 3 (17.65%) XenServer
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (11.76%) MetaFrame
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 11 (64.71%) WSUS
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) XenMobile
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Altiris
4 2 (11.76%) AppSense
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) Lumension
5 1 (5.88%) Prolexic
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec