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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 458 451 469
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 137 121 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 1.75% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 89 53
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £315 £463
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -31.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £34.15 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.25 -
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -
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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
7232 6928 6398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.04% 14.04% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4204 3756 3407
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 444 388 432
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

NetScaler Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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 -7 77 £425 +4.61% 13
South East -1 27 £314 -3.46% 1
North West -21 7 £363 +14.17% 2
East Midlands - 7 £349 -
Yorkshire -19 5 £325 -7.14% 1
West Midlands 0 4 £391 +23.96% 1
East of England -5 4 £375 +57.89% 3
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UK

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 227 (85.98%) Citrix
2 135 (51.14%) XenApp
3 129 (48.86%) Windows
4 128 (48.48%) VMware
5 99 (37.50%) Cisco
6 94 (35.61%) Active Directory
7 83 (31.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 82 (31.06%) Firewall
9 81 (30.68%) Microsoft
10 80 (30.30%) XenDesktop
11 63 (23.86%) vSphere
12 56 (21.21%) SAN
12 56 (21.21%) CheckPoint
12 56 (21.21%) Finance
13 54 (20.45%) DNS
14 53 (20.08%) PowerShell
15 52 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
15 52 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
16 48 (18.18%) DHCP
17 47 (17.80%) LAN
18 45 (17.05%) VPN
18 45 (17.05%) HP
18 45 (17.05%) AppSense
19 44 (16.67%) Load Balancing
19 44 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
20 43 (16.29%) Juniper
20 43 (16.29%) WAN
21 42 (15.91%) SQL
22 41 (15.53%) Microsoft App-V
23 40 (15.15%) Citrix Certification

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (11.36%) IIS
2 18 (6.82%) Lync
3 12 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.65%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.65%) Apache
8 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.14%) JBoss
9 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.68%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.27%) Office 365
4 4 (1.52%) SaaS
4 4 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (31.06%) Firewall
2 56 (21.21%) SAN
3 54 (20.45%) DNS
4 48 (18.18%) DHCP
5 47 (17.80%) LAN
6 45 (17.05%) VPN
7 44 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 43 (16.29%) WAN
9 33 (12.50%) SSL
9 33 (12.50%) Network Security
10 29 (10.98%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (10.61%) VLAN
12 23 (8.71%) TCP/IP
13 22 (8.33%) MPLS
13 22 (8.33%) BGP
14 21 (7.95%) Wireless
15 16 (6.06%) IPsec
16 13 (4.92%) EIGRP
16 13 (4.92%) SMTP
16 13 (4.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.03%) Big Data
3 5 (1.89%) MySQL
3 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.76%) DB2
7 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.89%) MSI
2 4 (1.52%) Fiddler
2 4 (1.52%) TeamCity
2 4 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 56 (21.21%) Finance
2 10 (3.79%) Banking
3 6 (2.27%) Retail
4 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.14%) Law
4 3 (1.14%) Legal
5 2 (0.76%) Advertising
5 2 (0.76%) Publishing
5 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Military
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (18.18%) Consultant
2 37 (14.02%) Network Engineer
3 33 (12.50%) Architect
3 33 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 27 (10.23%) Citrix Consultant
4 27 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (6.44%) Analyst
6 16 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (5.30%) Security Engineer
8 10 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (3.79%) Citrix Architect
9 9 (3.41%) Network Consultant
9 9 (3.41%) Administrator
10 8 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 8 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (2.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.65%) Security Consultant
11 7 (2.65%) Network Security Engineer
12 6 (2.27%) Network Architect
12 6 (2.27%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.17%) Web Services
2 10 (3.79%) Application Packaging
3 7 (2.65%) Middleware
4 4 (1.52%) CSS
5 3 (1.14%) Ajax
5 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.14%) WCF
5 3 (1.14%) WPF
5 3 (1.14%) XML
5 3 (1.14%) XSL
5 3 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.14%) HTML
5 3 (1.14%) .NET
5 3 (1.14%) ADO.NET
5 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.39%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.33%) PKI
3 20 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.03%) Clustering
5 7 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.27%) Replication
6 6 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.89%) User Experience
7 5 (1.89%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.89%) HP Storage
7 5 (1.89%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.52%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.14%) IVR
10 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.76%) NHS
10 2 (0.76%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.38%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 129 (48.86%) Windows
2 52 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (7.58%) Windows 7
6 14 (5.30%) Linux
7 5 (1.89%) UNIX
7 5 (1.89%) Solaris
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.89%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.14%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.14%) Android
9 2 (0.76%) AIX
9 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.76%) SUSE
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.38%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 39 (14.77%) ITIL
3 27 (10.23%) Project Management
4 23 (8.71%) Change Management
5 22 (8.33%) Migration
6 11 (4.17%) Service Management
7 9 (3.41%) Analytics
7 9 (3.41%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (3.03%) Data Analytics
8 8 (3.03%) Data Architecture
8 8 (3.03%) E-Discovery
8 8 (3.03%) Process Management
8 8 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 8 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.03%) Configuration Management
9 7 (2.65%) Incident Management
9 7 (2.65%) BCP
10 6 (2.27%) ITSM
10 6 (2.27%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (20.08%) PowerShell
2 42 (15.91%) SQL
3 19 (7.20%) VBScript
4 16 (6.06%) Python
5 10 (3.79%) C#
6 9 (3.41%) Perl
7 5 (1.89%) PHP
7 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.52%) Java
8 4 (1.52%) VB
9 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.14%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 52 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
3 30 (11.36%) CCNP
4 28 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (8.71%) CCEE
6 21 (7.95%) MCSE
7 16 (6.06%) CCEA
8 15 (5.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (5.30%) CCIA
10 12 (4.55%) CCA
11 11 (4.17%) CCNA
11 11 (4.17%) Security Cleared
12 10 (3.79%) MCP
12 10 (3.79%) CCIE
13 8 (3.03%) MCITP
14 7 (2.65%) HP MASE
14 7 (2.65%) VCP4
14 7 (2.65%) VCAP
14 7 (2.65%) CCSE
15 6 (2.27%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.65%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 135 (51.14%) XenApp
2 94 (35.61%) Active Directory
3 83 (31.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 80 (30.30%) XenDesktop
5 63 (23.86%) vSphere
6 41 (15.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 37 (14.02%) XenServer
8 32 (12.12%) Hyper-V
9 14 (5.30%) ProxySG
10 8 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (3.03%) vCloud
11 7 (2.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (2.27%) VMware ESX
12 6 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (2.27%) Terminal Server
13 5 (1.89%) HDFS
14 4 (1.52%) DFS Replication
15 3 (1.14%) MetaFrame
16 2 (0.76%) Squid
16 2 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (9.09%) SCCM
2 20 (7.58%) CA Spectrum
3 18 (6.82%) EdgeSight
4 16 (6.06%) SCOM
5 14 (5.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
7 10 (3.79%) Nagios
7 10 (3.79%) XenMobile
8 8 (3.03%) vMotion
9 6 (2.27%) SCVMM
10 5 (1.89%) Cacti
10 5 (1.89%) Zenoss
10 5 (1.89%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.52%) Puppet
11 4 (1.52%) NetBackup
12 3 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (1.14%) Control-M
12 3 (1.14%) HP SIM
12 3 (1.14%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 227 (85.98%) Citrix
2 128 (48.48%) VMware
3 99 (37.50%) Cisco
4 81 (30.68%) Microsoft
5 56 (21.21%) CheckPoint
6 45 (17.05%) AppSense
6 45 (17.05%) HP
7 43 (16.29%) Juniper
8 34 (12.88%) F5
9 26 (9.85%) CA
10 24 (9.09%) 3PAR
11 23 (8.71%) IBM
12 22 (8.33%) Blue Coat
13 20 (7.58%) Dell
14 17 (6.44%) Oracle
15 16 (6.06%) NetApp
16 14 (5.30%) Brocade
17 12 (4.55%) Wyse
18 10 (3.79%) Fortinet
18 10 (3.79%) Lancope
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