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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 448 435 476
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +41
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 150 153 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 2.02% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 111 58
Average daily rate
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£383 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £463
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -29.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £60.00 £31.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% +12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £35.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.01% +97.22%
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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
7417 7566 6646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.00% 14.79% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4192 3682
Average daily rate £375 £365 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +3.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 484 424 385
Average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -19 86 £425 +1.49% 13
South East -14 24 £305 -6.15% 3
East of England +8 11 £600 +152.63% 2
North West -28 9 £388 +5.44% 2
East Midlands - 5 £385 - 1
North East - 4 - -
West Midlands +2 3 £270 -14.28% 3
Yorkshire -25 1 £385 +10.00% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
NetScaler
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NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 236 (84.89%) Citrix
2 149 (53.60%) XenApp
3 137 (49.28%) VMware
4 136 (48.92%) Windows
5 100 (35.97%) Cisco
5 100 (35.97%) Active Directory
6 94 (33.81%) XenDesktop
7 87 (31.29%) Firewall
8 84 (30.22%) Microsoft
8 84 (30.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 62 (22.30%) Finance
10 60 (21.58%) vSphere
11 59 (21.22%) AppSense
11 59 (21.22%) CheckPoint
12 58 (20.86%) PowerShell
13 54 (19.42%) SAN
14 52 (18.71%) DNS
15 51 (18.35%) Cisco Certification
16 49 (17.63%) Windows Server 2008
17 46 (16.55%) HP
17 46 (16.55%) Citrix Certification
17 46 (16.55%) Load Balancing
18 45 (16.19%) Microsoft App-V
18 45 (16.19%) DHCP
19 44 (15.83%) LAN
20 43 (15.47%) Juniper
20 43 (15.47%) Data Centre
21 42 (15.11%) WAN
21 42 (15.11%) ITIL
22 41 (14.75%) VPN

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (10.79%) IIS
2 17 (6.12%) Lync
3 14 (5.04%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.96%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.24%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.52%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.80%) Apache
8 5 (1.80%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.44%) JBoss
10 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.36%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (5.40%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.88%) PaaS
3 5 (1.80%) Office 365
4 4 (1.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (31.29%) Firewall
2 54 (19.42%) SAN
3 52 (18.71%) DNS
4 45 (16.19%) DHCP
5 44 (15.83%) LAN
6 42 (15.11%) WAN
7 41 (14.75%) VPN
7 41 (14.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 36 (12.95%) SSL
9 33 (11.87%) Network Security
10 31 (11.15%) MPLS
11 30 (10.79%) VLAN
12 29 (10.43%) BGP
13 28 (10.07%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (9.71%) TCP/IP
15 20 (7.19%) OSPF
15 20 (7.19%) Wireless
16 18 (6.47%) EIGRP
17 16 (5.76%) SNMP
17 16 (5.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.52%) Big Data
3 5 (1.80%) MySQL
3 5 (1.80%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.80%) Fiddler
3 4 (1.44%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.44%) MSI
General
1 62 (22.30%) Finance
2 8 (2.88%) Banking
3 6 (2.16%) Retail
4 4 (1.44%) Multimedia
4 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.08%) Law
5 3 (1.08%) Legal
6 2 (0.72%) Advertising
6 2 (0.72%) Publishing
6 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 56 (20.14%) Consultant
2 45 (16.19%) Network Engineer
3 38 (13.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 34 (12.23%) Citrix Consultant
5 30 (10.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 29 (10.43%) Architect
7 18 (6.47%) Analyst
7 18 (6.47%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (4.32%) Security Engineer
9 11 (3.96%) Administrator
10 10 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (2.88%) Technical Architect
11 8 (2.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 8 (2.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (2.52%) Network Security Engineer
13 6 (2.16%) Network Consultant
13 6 (2.16%) Systems Administrator
14 5 (1.80%) Project Manager
14 5 (1.80%) Support Engineer
14 5 (1.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.96%) Web Services
1 11 (3.96%) Application Packaging
2 4 (1.44%) WCF
2 4 (1.44%) WPF
2 4 (1.44%) XML
2 4 (1.44%) XSL
2 4 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (1.44%) Middleware
2 4 (1.44%) Ajax
2 4 (1.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.44%) HTML
2 4 (1.44%) .NET
2 4 (1.44%) ADO.NET
2 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.44%) CSS
3 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.47%) Data Centre
2 27 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.91%) PKI
4 8 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (2.88%) Clustering
4 8 (2.88%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.52%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.16%) HP Storage
7 5 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.80%) User Experience
8 4 (1.44%) Replication
8 4 (1.44%) IVR
8 4 (1.44%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.08%) NHS
9 3 (1.08%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.08%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.72%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 136 (48.92%) Windows
2 49 (17.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (12.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (7.55%) Windows 7
6 14 (5.04%) Linux
7 5 (1.80%) UNIX
7 5 (1.80%) Solaris
8 3 (1.08%) Android
8 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.08%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.36%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.55%) Load Balancing
2 42 (15.11%) ITIL
3 40 (14.39%) Project Management
4 25 (8.99%) Migration
5 18 (6.47%) Change Management
6 10 (3.60%) E-Commerce
7 9 (3.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (3.24%) Network Design
7 9 (3.24%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (2.88%) Configuration Management
9 7 (2.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (2.52%) BCP
9 7 (2.52%) Service Management
9 7 (2.52%) Process Management
9 7 (2.52%) Time Management
9 7 (2.52%) Data Architecture
9 7 (2.52%) Data Analytics
9 7 (2.52%) Analytics
9 7 (2.52%) E-Discovery
10 6 (2.16%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (20.86%) PowerShell
2 35 (12.59%) SQL
3 17 (6.12%) Python
4 16 (5.76%) VBScript
5 9 (3.24%) C#
5 9 (3.24%) Perl
6 5 (1.80%) PHP
6 5 (1.80%) Java
6 5 (1.80%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.44%) VB6
7 4 (1.44%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.44%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.44%) VB
7 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (18.35%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (16.55%) Citrix Certification
3 38 (13.67%) CCNP
4 28 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (10.07%) CCEE
5 22 (7.91%) MCSE
6 19 (6.83%) CCEA
7 17 (6.12%) CCA
7 17 (6.12%) CCIA
8 15 (5.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (4.68%) CCIE
10 12 (4.32%) MCP
11 10 (3.60%) Security Cleared
12 9 (3.24%) CCNA
12 9 (3.24%) VCAP
13 8 (2.88%) VCP5
14 7 (2.52%) VCP4
14 7 (2.52%) MCITP
15 6 (2.16%) Degree
15 6 (2.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.44%) SLA
System Software
1 149 (53.60%) XenApp
2 100 (35.97%) Active Directory
3 94 (33.81%) XenDesktop
4 84 (30.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (21.58%) vSphere
6 45 (16.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 41 (14.75%) XenServer
8 34 (12.23%) Hyper-V
9 15 (5.40%) ProxySG
9 15 (5.40%) VMware ESX
10 13 (4.68%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (2.52%) vCloud
11 7 (2.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (1.80%) HDFS
12 5 (1.80%) Terminal Server
13 4 (1.44%) MetaFrame
13 4 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.72%) Squid
15 1 (0.36%) Xen
15 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (8.99%) SCCM
2 19 (6.83%) XenMobile
3 16 (5.76%) EdgeSight
3 16 (5.76%) SCOM
4 12 (4.32%) CA Spectrum
5 11 (3.96%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (3.60%) Nagios
7 8 (2.88%) vMotion
8 7 (2.52%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (1.80%) BladeLogic
9 5 (1.80%) Cacti
9 5 (1.80%) Zenoss
10 4 (1.44%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.44%) Puppet
10 4 (1.44%) FortiGate
11 3 (1.08%) Control-M
11 3 (1.08%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.72%) OpenView
12 2 (0.72%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 236 (84.89%) Citrix
2 137 (49.28%) VMware
3 100 (35.97%) Cisco
4 84 (30.22%) Microsoft
5 59 (21.22%) AppSense
5 59 (21.22%) CheckPoint
6 46 (16.55%) HP
7 43 (15.47%) Juniper
8 34 (12.23%) F5
9 23 (8.27%) Blue Coat
10 22 (7.91%) IBM
10 22 (7.91%) 3PAR
11 17 (6.12%) NetApp
11 17 (6.12%) Oracle
12 16 (5.76%) CA
13 14 (5.04%) Dell
13 14 (5.04%) Brocade
14 12 (4.32%) SolarWinds
14 12 (4.32%) Nokia
14 12 (4.32%) Wyse
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