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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 415 449 446
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 180 114 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 1.74% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 69 46
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £463 £389
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +18.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
NetScaler
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
7861 6547 7645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.75% 13.66% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4521 3677 3724
Average daily rate £365 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 419 580
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +39 125 £400 +12.67% 21
South East -2 24 £425 -19.04% 3
North West -8 8 £400 -30.43% 2
West Midlands - 8 £315 - 3
East Midlands +3 3 - -
South West -38 3 £313 +20.19% 1
Yorkshire -6 1 - -
North East - - - - 1
NetScaler
UK

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 263 (87.38%) Citrix
2 139 (46.18%) Windows
2 139 (46.18%) XenApp
3 110 (36.54%) VMware
4 103 (34.22%) Cisco
5 93 (30.90%) Firewall
6 92 (30.56%) Microsoft
7 89 (29.57%) XenDesktop
8 85 (28.24%) Active Directory
9 75 (24.92%) Load Balancing
10 71 (23.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 63 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 55 (18.27%) WAN
13 54 (17.94%) Finance
13 54 (17.94%) vSphere
14 53 (17.61%) DNS
15 52 (17.28%) CheckPoint
16 51 (16.94%) LAN
17 47 (15.61%) XenServer
17 47 (15.61%) Windows Server 2012
18 46 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
19 44 (14.62%) Microsoft App-V
20 42 (13.95%) Windows 7
20 42 (13.95%) SCCM
21 41 (13.62%) Migration
21 41 (13.62%) Cisco Certification
22 38 (12.62%) SAN
22 38 (12.62%) Network Security
22 38 (12.62%) Cisco Nexus
23 37 (12.29%) F5

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 29 (9.63%) MS Exchange
2 21 (6.98%) IIS
3 19 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (5.32%) Lync
6 13 (4.32%) Apache
7 9 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.66%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.33%) Confluence
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.99%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.33%) MS Office
4 4 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.33%) Office 365
1 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (30.90%) Firewall
2 55 (18.27%) WAN
3 53 (17.61%) DNS
4 51 (16.94%) LAN
5 38 (12.62%) SAN
5 38 (12.62%) Network Security
5 38 (12.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 35 (11.63%) Internet
7 33 (10.96%) BGP
7 33 (10.96%) Cisco ASA
8 31 (10.30%) VPN
9 30 (9.97%) Ethernet
9 30 (9.97%) VLAN
10 28 (9.30%) DHCP
11 24 (7.97%) TCP/IP
12 21 (6.98%) SSL
12 21 (6.98%) Wireless
12 21 (6.98%) IPsec
13 20 (6.64%) Cisco IPT
14 19 (6.31%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.99%) DB2
3 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.33%) Big Data
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.32%) MSI
2 2 (0.66%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.66%) AdminStudio
General
1 54 (17.94%) Finance
2 23 (7.64%) Banking
3 12 (3.99%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.66%) Law
5 7 (2.33%) Publishing
5 7 (2.33%) Retail
6 6 (1.99%) Legal
7 5 (1.66%) Front Office
7 5 (1.66%) Back Office
7 5 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.00%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (21.59%) Consultant
2 47 (15.61%) Network Engineer
3 38 (12.62%) Citrix Engineer
4 37 (12.29%) Architect
5 32 (10.63%) Citrix Consultant
6 22 (7.31%) Network Consultant
7 20 (6.64%) Administrator
8 19 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (5.65%) Analyst
10 15 (4.98%) Citrix Architect
11 14 (4.65%) Security Engineer
12 12 (3.99%) Support Specialist
13 11 (3.65%) Network Security Engineer
13 11 (3.65%) Citrix Support
14 9 (2.99%) Citrix Administrator
14 9 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (2.99%) Network Analyst
15 8 (2.66%) Network Administrator
15 8 (2.66%) Technical Architect
15 8 (2.66%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.99%) Regular Expression
2 9 (2.99%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.33%) Django
3 4 (1.33%) HTML
4 2 (0.66%) CSS
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.66%) WebCenter
4 2 (0.66%) Middleware
5 1 (0.33%) APPC
5 1 (0.33%) QuickFIX
5 1 (0.33%) REST
5 1 (0.33%) SOAP
5 1 (0.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.99%) PKI
2 7 (2.33%) Clustering
3 6 (1.99%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.33%) Open Source
5 4 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.00%) Online Games
6 3 (1.00%) Replication
7 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.66%) SecurID
7 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.33%) iPhone
8 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.33%) iPad
8 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 139 (46.18%) Windows
2 71 (23.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (15.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (13.95%) Windows 7
6 24 (7.97%) Linux
7 15 (4.98%) Windows XP
8 14 (4.65%) AIX
9 12 (3.99%) UNIX
9 12 (3.99%) SUSE
9 12 (3.99%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.33%) Android
12 3 (1.00%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.00%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.33%) CentOS
14 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (24.92%) Load Balancing
2 41 (13.62%) Migration
3 32 (10.63%) Change Management
4 25 (8.31%) Service Management
5 20 (6.64%) Line Management
6 14 (4.65%) ITIL
7 13 (4.32%) Mentoring
7 13 (4.32%) WAN Optimisation
8 10 (3.32%) Analytics
8 10 (3.32%) Incident Management
9 8 (2.66%) E-Commerce
9 8 (2.66%) Identity Management
10 7 (2.33%) Network Design
10 7 (2.33%) Change Control
11 6 (1.99%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (1.99%) Risk Management
11 6 (1.99%) Contact Management
12 5 (1.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (1.66%) TOGAF
12 5 (1.66%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (12.29%) SQL
2 29 (9.63%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.66%) VB
4 7 (2.33%) VBScript
5 6 (1.99%) Java
6 5 (1.66%) Perl
6 5 (1.66%) Python
7 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (13.62%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (11.30%) Citrix Certification
3 26 (8.64%) CCNP
4 25 (8.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (6.98%) CCEA
6 20 (6.64%) CCEE
7 17 (5.65%) MCSE
8 13 (4.32%) CCA
9 11 (3.65%) Security Cleared
10 10 (3.32%) HP ASE
10 10 (3.32%) Degree
10 10 (3.32%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.99%) MCTS
12 8 (2.66%) CCVP
12 8 (2.66%) CCIE
13 7 (2.33%) CCDP
14 6 (1.99%) CCSP
14 6 (1.99%) CCNA
14 6 (1.99%) MCITP
14 6 (1.99%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 139 (46.18%) XenApp
2 89 (29.57%) XenDesktop
3 85 (28.24%) Active Directory
4 63 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (17.94%) vSphere
6 47 (15.61%) XenServer
7 44 (14.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 27 (8.97%) Hyper-V
9 13 (4.32%) VMware ESX
9 13 (4.32%) ProxySG
9 13 (4.32%) FreeRADIUS
10 9 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (2.99%) Firmware
11 8 (2.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (1.99%) Terminal Services
14 5 (1.66%) Xen
15 4 (1.33%) MetaFrame
15 4 (1.33%) vCloud
16 3 (1.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 42 (13.95%) SCCM
2 19 (6.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (5.65%) CA Spectrum
3 17 (5.65%) XenMobile
4 12 (3.99%) SCOM
5 7 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (1.99%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (1.99%) Nagios
7 5 (1.66%) Tivoli
7 5 (1.66%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (1.66%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.66%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.00%) Nessus
8 3 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.66%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.66%) AppDNA
9 2 (0.66%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 263 (87.38%) Citrix
2 110 (36.54%) VMware
3 103 (34.22%) Cisco
4 92 (30.56%) Microsoft
5 52 (17.28%) CheckPoint
6 37 (12.29%) F5
7 30 (9.97%) HP
8 25 (8.31%) NetApp
9 23 (7.64%) Juniper
10 20 (6.64%) Oracle
11 19 (6.31%) IBM
12 18 (5.98%) Blue Coat
13 17 (5.65%) CA
13 17 (5.65%) Aruba
14 15 (4.98%) AppSense
15 14 (4.65%) Brocade
16 13 (4.32%) Riverbed
17 12 (3.99%) Veeam
18 11 (3.65%) Meraki
18 11 (3.65%) Symantec
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