The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 453 445 448
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 127 131 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 1.96% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 67 67
Average daily rate
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£444 £352 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.06% -21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £333 £363
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -47.27%
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UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7543 6674 6757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.90% 12.99% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4197 3558 3462
Average daily rate £353 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 390 547
Average hourly rate £28.35 £20.00 £22.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.72% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in England

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in England

NetScaler
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram in England

NetScaler
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

NetScaler Hourly Rate Trend in England

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
London +21 83 £450 +20.00% 11
South East -26 12 £490 +22.50% 11
East of England +12 8 - - 3
East Midlands - 7 £300 -
West Midlands -13 6 £344 +10.88% 10
North West -22 6 £400 +15.94% 5
South West 0 4 £444 +195.83%
Yorkshire -22 1 £350 +12.00% 2
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UK

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 224 (87.16%) Citrix
2 122 (47.47%) VMware
3 116 (45.14%) XenApp
4 112 (43.58%) Windows
5 109 (42.41%) Cisco
6 92 (35.80%) XenDesktop
7 90 (35.02%) Microsoft
8 71 (27.63%) Firewall
9 68 (26.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 63 (24.51%) Active Directory
11 61 (23.74%) HP
12 58 (22.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 58 (22.57%) vSphere
13 55 (21.40%) SAN
14 52 (20.23%) DNS
15 51 (19.84%) CheckPoint
16 50 (19.46%) Cisco ASA
17 49 (19.07%) Hyper-V
17 49 (19.07%) Cisco Certification
17 49 (19.07%) ITIL
18 48 (18.68%) Dell
18 48 (18.68%) Finance
19 47 (18.29%) Cisco Nexus
20 42 (16.34%) PowerShell
21 41 (15.95%) SCCM
21 41 (15.95%) CA
21 41 (15.95%) TCP/IP
22 40 (15.56%) SQL
22 40 (15.56%) AppSense
23 39 (15.18%) Juniper

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 21 (8.17%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.39%) OpenStack
3 15 (5.84%) MS Exchange
4 13 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.67%) IIS
6 9 (3.50%) Apache
7 8 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.95%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.56%) Lync
10 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.39%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 29 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) PaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (27.63%) Firewall
2 55 (21.40%) SAN
3 52 (20.23%) DNS
4 50 (19.46%) Cisco ASA
5 47 (18.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 41 (15.95%) TCP/IP
7 36 (14.01%) DHCP
8 35 (13.62%) VPN
8 35 (13.62%) Network Security
9 34 (13.23%) LAN
10 29 (11.28%) WAN
11 26 (10.12%) BGP
11 26 (10.12%) IPsec
11 26 (10.12%) VLAN
12 23 (8.95%) NAS
13 20 (7.78%) Internet
14 19 (7.39%) Wireless
15 17 (6.61%) SSL
16 16 (6.23%) OSPF
17 14 (5.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.11%) DB2
3 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.72%) MSI
2 5 (1.95%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.39%) Introscope
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 48 (18.68%) Finance
2 19 (7.39%) Banking
3 11 (4.28%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.89%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.72%) Games
6 5 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.17%) Marketing
7 3 (1.17%) Retail
8 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Military
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Electronics
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 45 (17.51%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.23%) Citrix Engineer
3 32 (12.45%) Consultant
4 29 (11.28%) Architect
5 27 (10.51%) Analyst
6 25 (9.73%) Security Engineer
7 19 (7.39%) Wintel Analyst
8 17 (6.61%) Wintel Engineer
8 17 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (5.45%) Citrix Consultant
10 13 (5.06%) Voice Engineer
11 12 (4.67%) Network Architect
11 12 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
11 12 (4.67%) Network Consultant
11 12 (4.67%) Network Security Engineer
12 10 (3.89%) Citrix Architect
13 8 (3.11%) Security Consultant
14 7 (2.72%) Network Security Consultant
14 7 (2.72%) Senior Citrix Engineer
15 6 (2.33%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.17%) Middleware
2 12 (4.67%) Application Packaging
3 8 (3.11%) Regular Expression
4 5 (1.95%) REST
4 5 (1.95%) SOAP
4 5 (1.95%) Web Services
5 1 (0.39%) HTML
5 1 (0.39%) CSS
5 1 (0.39%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.95%) Replication
2 18 (7.00%) PKI
3 10 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.33%) Online Games
5 5 (1.95%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.95%) Thin Client
5 5 (1.95%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.95%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.17%) NHS
7 3 (1.17%) BYOD
8 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.39%) Open Source
9 1 (0.39%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.39%) Clustering
9 1 (0.39%) SecurID
9 1 (0.39%) DTV
9 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 112 (43.58%) Windows
2 58 (22.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (8.56%) Windows 7
5 18 (7.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (5.84%) Linux
7 8 (3.11%) AIX
7 8 (3.11%) SUSE
7 8 (3.11%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.56%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.39%) Android
10 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.07%) ITIL
2 38 (14.79%) Load Balancing
3 34 (13.23%) Change Management
4 29 (11.28%) Project Management
5 24 (9.34%) Migration
6 23 (8.95%) Incident Management
6 23 (8.95%) Low Latency
7 21 (8.17%) Line Management
7 21 (8.17%) Service Management
8 18 (7.00%) ITSM
9 15 (5.84%) Network Design
10 13 (5.06%) Contact Management
11 12 (4.67%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (3.89%) TOGAF
12 10 (3.89%) Network Load Balancing
13 9 (3.50%) Kalman Filter
14 7 (2.72%) Analytics
14 7 (2.72%) Load Testing
15 5 (1.95%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (1.95%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (16.34%) PowerShell
2 40 (15.56%) SQL
3 32 (12.45%) VBScript
4 17 (6.61%) C#
5 2 (0.78%) VB
5 2 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.39%) Java
6 1 (0.39%) Perl
6 1 (0.39%) PHP
6 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (19.07%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (13.62%) Security Cleared
3 24 (9.34%) Citrix Certification
3 24 (9.34%) CCNP
4 23 (8.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (8.17%) DV Cleared
6 17 (6.61%) MCSE
7 12 (4.67%) CCIE
8 11 (4.28%) CCEA
8 11 (4.28%) MCITP
8 11 (4.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (3.89%) CCEE
10 9 (3.50%) CCA
11 8 (3.11%) CCNA
11 8 (3.11%) CCIA
12 7 (2.72%) HP ASE
12 7 (2.72%) HP MASE
12 7 (2.72%) Degree
13 6 (2.33%) CCDP
13 6 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.89%) SLA
2 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 116 (45.14%) XenApp
2 92 (35.80%) XenDesktop
3 68 (26.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 63 (24.51%) Active Directory
5 58 (22.57%) vSphere
6 49 (19.07%) Hyper-V
7 31 (12.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 24 (9.34%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (7.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 12 (4.67%) XenServer
10 12 (4.67%) ProxySG
11 10 (3.89%) vCloud
12 8 (3.11%) FreeRADIUS
13 7 (2.72%) Terminal Server
14 6 (2.33%) Firmware
15 5 (1.95%) DFS Replication
15 5 (1.95%) NFS
16 3 (1.17%) VMware ESX
16 3 (1.17%) UAG
17 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 41 (15.95%) SCCM
2 35 (13.62%) SCOM
3 30 (11.67%) EdgeSight
4 24 (9.34%) CA Spectrum
5 19 (7.39%) HP SIM
6 18 (7.00%) SCVMM
7 14 (5.45%) Cisco UCCX
8 13 (5.06%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (3.11%) XenMobile
10 6 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
11 5 (1.95%) Puppet
11 5 (1.95%) Cisco Prime
12 3 (1.17%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (0.78%) Cacti
13 2 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
13 2 (0.78%) Nagios
13 2 (0.78%) AirWatch
14 1 (0.39%) RANCID
14 1 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 224 (87.16%) Citrix
2 122 (47.47%) VMware
3 109 (42.41%) Cisco
4 90 (35.02%) Microsoft
5 61 (23.74%) HP
6 51 (19.84%) CheckPoint
7 48 (18.68%) Dell
8 41 (15.95%) CA
9 40 (15.56%) AppSense
10 39 (15.18%) Juniper
11 37 (14.40%) IBM
12 29 (11.28%) F5
13 26 (10.12%) Blue Coat
14 21 (8.17%) Wyse
15 20 (7.78%) Veritas
15 20 (7.78%) NetApp
16 19 (7.39%) Veeam
17 17 (6.61%) Nimsoft
17 17 (6.61%) ServiceNow
18 13 (5.06%) Lumension
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Austin Fraser
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Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £1 per day + Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago