The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 437 455 435
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 116 91 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 1.43% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 54 82
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £463 £375
% change year-on-year
-31.35% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 - -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6579 6352 8213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.73% 13.71% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3560 3370 3691
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 458 625
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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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 22 July 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
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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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 +30 79 £400 -1.53% 20
South East +7 19 £350 +7.27% 6
East of England -19 8 £238 -44.11% 2
West Midlands -12 5 £315 -33.68% 3
North West -8 2 £318 -23.95% 2
Yorkshire -2 1 £350 +16.66% 3
South West -31 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
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NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 215 (84.98%) Citrix
2 126 (49.80%) Windows
3 115 (45.45%) XenApp
4 99 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 78 (30.83%) Cisco
5 78 (30.83%) XenDesktop
6 76 (30.04%) Firewall
7 72 (28.46%) VMware
8 53 (20.95%) Active Directory
9 51 (20.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 48 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
11 45 (17.79%) Load Balancing
12 43 (17.00%) Windows 7
13 41 (16.21%) Finance
14 40 (15.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (15.42%) XenServer
16 37 (14.62%) Wireless
17 35 (13.83%) SQL
17 35 (13.83%) Migration
18 34 (13.44%) Juniper
19 33 (13.04%) CCNP
20 32 (12.65%) CheckPoint
20 32 (12.65%) vSphere
20 32 (12.65%) F5
21 31 (12.25%) WAN
21 31 (12.25%) DNS
21 31 (12.25%) VMware Infrastructure
22 29 (11.46%) LAN
22 29 (11.46%) Citrix Certification
23 28 (11.07%) Windows Server 2012

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (3.95%) CloudStack
2 10 (3.95%) Lync
2 10 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.98%) IIS
4 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.19%) Apache
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.40%) SAS
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.58%) MS Office
3 4 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 76 (30.04%) Firewall
2 37 (14.62%) Wireless
3 31 (12.25%) WAN
3 31 (12.25%) DNS
4 29 (11.46%) LAN
5 25 (9.88%) BGP
6 23 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 21 (8.30%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (7.51%) VLAN
8 19 (7.51%) Network Security
9 16 (6.32%) SAN
9 16 (6.32%) OSPF
10 15 (5.93%) HTTP
11 14 (5.53%) DHCP
12 13 (5.14%) VPN
13 12 (4.74%) SSL
13 12 (4.74%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (4.74%) EIGRP
14 10 (3.95%) Internet
15 9 (3.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.58%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (1.19%) DB2
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) InstallShield
1 2 (0.79%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.40%) MSI
General
1 41 (16.21%) Finance
2 26 (10.28%) Banking
3 9 (3.56%) Law
3 9 (3.56%) Legal
4 7 (2.77%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.98%) Retail
5 5 (1.98%) Front Office
6 4 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.58%) Publishing
7 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.79%) German Language
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (20.16%) Network Engineer
2 43 (17.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 35 (13.83%) Consultant
4 22 (8.70%) Architect
5 20 (7.91%) Citrix Specialist
6 18 (7.11%) Citrix Consultant
7 17 (6.72%) Administrator
8 12 (4.74%) Citrix Administrator
9 11 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (4.35%) Server Engineer
9 11 (4.35%) Citrix Support
10 10 (3.95%) Security Engineer
10 10 (3.95%) Support Specialist
11 9 (3.56%) Network Consultant
11 9 (3.56%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.16%) Network Security Engineer
12 8 (3.16%) Citrix Server Engineer
13 7 (2.77%) Citrix Architect
13 7 (2.77%) Analyst
13 7 (2.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.98%) Application Packaging
2 4 (1.58%) Django
2 4 (1.58%) HTML
3 3 (1.19%) Middleware
3 3 (1.19%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.19%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.40%) QuickFIX
4 1 (0.40%) Web Services
4 1 (0.40%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.56%) PKI
2 6 (2.37%) Clustering
3 5 (1.98%) Client/Server
3 5 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (1.98%) Firmware
4 3 (1.19%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.19%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.79%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.40%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.40%) Statistics
6 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.40%) DataPower
6 1 (0.40%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 126 (49.80%) Windows
2 43 (17.00%) Windows 7
3 40 (15.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (11.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (8.70%) Linux
6 20 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (7.11%) UNIX
8 6 (2.37%) AIX
8 6 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.98%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.58%) SUSE
11 3 (1.19%) Android
11 3 (1.19%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (17.79%) Load Balancing
2 35 (13.83%) Migration
3 22 (8.70%) ITIL
4 13 (5.14%) Change Management
4 13 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (5.14%) Incident Management
5 7 (2.77%) Change Control
6 6 (2.37%) E-Commerce
6 6 (2.37%) Service Delivery
6 6 (2.37%) Network Design
7 5 (1.98%) Analytics
7 5 (1.98%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (1.98%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (1.98%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (1.58%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (1.58%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (1.58%) Web Development
8 4 (1.58%) Security Architecture
8 4 (1.58%) Document Management
8 4 (1.58%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.83%) SQL
2 23 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.37%) Java
4 5 (1.98%) Perl
4 5 (1.98%) Python
5 2 (0.79%) VBScript
5 2 (0.79%) VB
6 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (13.04%) CCNP
3 29 (11.46%) Citrix Certification
4 23 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (8.70%) CCEE
6 21 (8.30%) CCEA
7 20 (7.91%) CCNA
8 18 (7.11%) MCSE
9 11 (4.35%) MCSA
9 11 (4.35%) MCP
10 8 (3.16%) CCA
11 7 (2.77%) MCITP
12 5 (1.98%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.98%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.98%) CCIE
12 5 (1.98%) CCIP
13 4 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.58%) HP ASE
13 4 (1.58%) ACSP
13 4 (1.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.53%) SLA
2 7 (2.77%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 115 (45.45%) XenApp
2 78 (30.83%) XenDesktop
3 53 (20.95%) Active Directory
4 51 (20.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 39 (15.42%) XenServer
6 32 (12.65%) vSphere
7 31 (12.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (5.53%) Hyper-V
9 12 (4.74%) ProxySG
10 8 (3.16%) Xen
10 8 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (2.77%) VMware ESX
12 6 (2.37%) MetaFrame
13 5 (1.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.79%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 27 (10.67%) SCCM
2 11 (4.35%) XenMobile
3 8 (3.16%) SCOM
4 6 (2.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.37%) Nagios
5 5 (1.98%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.98%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (1.98%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (1.98%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (1.58%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.19%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.79%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.40%) SCSM
9 1 (0.40%) Cacti
9 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 215 (84.98%) Citrix
2 99 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 78 (30.83%) Cisco
4 72 (28.46%) VMware
5 34 (13.44%) Juniper
6 32 (12.65%) CheckPoint
6 32 (12.65%) F5
7 23 (9.09%) AppSense
7 23 (9.09%) Blue Coat
7 23 (9.09%) HP
8 15 (5.93%) NetApp
9 12 (4.74%) Oracle
10 11 (4.35%) Nokia
10 11 (4.35%) Avaya
11 10 (3.95%) IBM
11 10 (3.95%) Mitel
12 8 (3.16%) Aruba
13 7 (2.77%) Riverbed
13 7 (2.77%) EMC
14 6 (2.37%) Red Hat
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