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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 61 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.38% 4.20% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 143 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.80% 10.42% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 46
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £403 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 £38.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.06% +35.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) XenApp
2 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (18.18%) AlgoSec
6 2 (18.18%) ScanSafe
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DHCP
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Support
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Support Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Support Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
1 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenApp
1 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) AlgoSec
4 2 (18.18%) ScanSafe
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) Verint