The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 477 467 459
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 141 172 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 2.37% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 107 118
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £296 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £60.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +158.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £60.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +200.00%
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
7492 7245 7894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.31% 13.79% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4607 4231 4448
Median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 491 447
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.30% -3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.33 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing NetScaler as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -37 45 £413 -2.94% 2
South East +17 41 £350 +11.55% 2
North West +8 13 £388 +3.33% 1
South West - 12 £385 - 1
East of England +7 11 £375 -26.82% 1
Yorkshire +24 9 £403 +4.54%
West Midlands -12 9 £510 +78.94% 1
East Midlands -14 1 £450 -
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NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 233 (81.75%) Citrix
2 135 (47.37%) VMware
3 131 (45.96%) Windows
3 131 (45.96%) Cisco
4 111 (38.95%) XenApp
5 101 (35.44%) Microsoft
6 97 (34.04%) Firewall
7 93 (32.63%) Windows Server
8 91 (31.93%) Active Directory
9 90 (31.58%) XenDesktop
10 84 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 77 (27.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 70 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 68 (23.86%) CheckPoint
14 63 (22.11%) HP
15 62 (21.75%) Migration
16 59 (20.70%) Security Cleared
17 56 (19.65%) SC Cleared
18 54 (18.95%) Linux
19 41 (14.39%) WAN
20 40 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
20 40 (14.04%) Wireless
20 40 (14.04%) Data Centre
21 39 (13.68%) PowerShell
22 37 (12.98%) XenServer
22 37 (12.98%) Network Security
23 36 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
23 36 (12.63%) DNS
24 35 (12.28%) VPN
24 35 (12.28%) AppSense

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.82%) Skype for Business
3 17 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.05%) IIS
7 2 (0.70%) Apache
7 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.35%) JBoss
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.46%) MS Office
3 6 (2.11%) ProjectWise
4 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.16%) SAP hybris
2 4 (1.40%) assyst
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.91%) IaaS
3 13 (4.56%) SaaS
4 12 (4.21%) Office 365
5 5 (1.75%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.70%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) PaaS
7 1 (0.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 97 (34.04%) Firewall
2 41 (14.39%) WAN
3 40 (14.04%) Wireless
4 37 (12.98%) Network Security
5 36 (12.63%) DNS
6 35 (12.28%) VPN
7 30 (10.53%) SAN
8 29 (10.18%) LAN
9 27 (9.47%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 23 (8.07%) SSL
12 21 (7.37%) Internet
13 18 (6.32%) MPLS
14 17 (5.96%) VLAN
15 16 (5.61%) IP Telephony
15 16 (5.61%) VoIP
16 15 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
16 15 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
16 15 (5.26%) Skype
17 14 (4.91%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (1.05%) MySQL
3 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.70%) Data Lake
3 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.70%) HDInsight
3 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.70%) Power BI
4 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Ant
1 1 (0.35%) GCC
1 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.35%) Maven
1 1 (0.35%) Subversion
1 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (11.93%) Finance
2 10 (3.51%) Marketing
3 9 (3.16%) Banking
3 9 (3.16%) Publishing
4 7 (2.46%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.11%) Retail
5 6 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.40%) Back Office
6 4 (1.40%) Legal
7 3 (1.05%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.70%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 64 (22.46%) Architect
2 55 (19.30%) Network Engineer
3 51 (17.89%) Citrix Engineer
4 34 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (9.12%) Cisco Engineer
6 25 (8.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 19 (6.67%) Citrix Specialist
7 19 (6.67%) Consultant
8 15 (5.26%) Citrix Architect
9 13 (4.56%) Designer
10 12 (4.21%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.86%) Network Architect
11 11 (3.86%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (3.86%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.51%) Analyst
12 10 (3.51%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 10 (3.51%) VMware Architect
13 9 (3.16%) Citrix Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.16%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.86%) Regular Expression
2 4 (1.40%) Middleware
3 3 (1.05%) .NET
3 3 (1.05%) HTML
3 3 (1.05%) Java EE
3 3 (1.05%) SAML
4 2 (0.70%) RESTful
4 2 (0.70%) SOAP
4 2 (0.70%) Web Services
4 2 (0.70%) XML
4 2 (0.70%) XSLT
5 1 (0.35%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.35%) HTML5
5 1 (0.35%) JPA
5 1 (0.35%) jQuery
5 1 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.35%) RAML
5 1 (0.35%) Swagger
5 1 (0.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.61%) Fat Client
2 16 (5.61%) Thin Client
3 12 (4.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.81%) Clustering
6 8 (2.81%) Private Cloud
6 8 (2.81%) Replication
7 7 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.75%) CESG
9 5 (1.75%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.05%) DataPower
10 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.05%) PKI
11 2 (0.70%) BYOD
11 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.70%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 131 (45.96%) Windows
2 93 (32.63%) Windows Server
3 84 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (27.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (18.95%) Linux
6 36 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (8.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.16%) Windows 10
9 7 (2.46%) Solaris
9 7 (2.46%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.11%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.40%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.40%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (1.40%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.70%) Unix
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.35%) VMS
13 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (21.75%) Migration
2 32 (11.23%) Load Balancing
3 28 (9.82%) Project Management
4 22 (7.72%) Network Design
5 21 (7.37%) TOGAF
6 20 (7.02%) Application Packaging
6 20 (7.02%) ITIL
7 15 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 13 (4.56%) Analytics
8 13 (4.56%) Kalman Filter
8 13 (4.56%) Service Delivery
8 13 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (4.56%) Web Filtering
9 12 (4.21%) Change Management
10 11 (3.86%) Email Filtering
11 10 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (3.16%) Change Control
12 9 (3.16%) Configuration Management
12 9 (3.16%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (2.81%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.68%) PowerShell
2 7 (2.46%) Java
2 7 (2.46%) SQL
3 6 (2.11%) VB
4 5 (1.75%) Python
5 4 (1.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.05%) Perl
6 3 (1.05%) PHP
6 3 (1.05%) Ruby
7 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.70%) C#
7 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.70%) Tcl
8 1 (0.35%) C
8 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (20.70%) Security Cleared
2 56 (19.65%) SC Cleared
3 40 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (9.12%) CCNP
5 25 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (6.67%) CCNA
7 17 (5.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (5.61%) MCSE
9 14 (4.91%) CCIE
10 13 (4.56%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (4.56%) Degree
11 12 (4.21%) CCA
12 8 (2.81%) MCSA
13 6 (2.11%) MCITP
14 5 (1.75%) CCDA
14 5 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
15 4 (1.40%) CCDP
15 4 (1.40%) MCP
15 4 (1.40%) PMI Certification
15 4 (1.40%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.05%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (38.95%) XenApp
2 91 (31.93%) Active Directory
3 90 (31.58%) XenDesktop
4 70 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (12.98%) XenServer
6 33 (11.58%) Hyper-V
7 28 (9.82%) vSphere
8 25 (8.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 20 (7.02%) VMware ESX
10 18 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (5.26%) DFS Replication
12 14 (4.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (2.46%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (2.46%) VMware Server
14 5 (1.75%) Xen
15 4 (1.40%) vCloud
16 3 (1.05%) Terminal Services
16 3 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
17 2 (0.70%) BitLocker
17 2 (0.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (11.93%) SCCM
2 23 (8.07%) SCOM
3 9 (3.16%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (2.81%) SCVMM
5 6 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (2.11%) Simpana
6 5 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.40%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.05%) DatAdvantage
8 3 (1.05%) EdgeSight
8 3 (1.05%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.05%) HP SIM
8 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 3 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.70%) OPNET
10 1 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 233 (81.75%) Citrix
2 135 (47.37%) VMware
3 131 (45.96%) Cisco
4 101 (35.44%) Microsoft
5 68 (23.86%) CheckPoint
6 63 (22.11%) HP
7 35 (12.28%) AppSense
8 34 (11.93%) Dell
9 31 (10.88%) F5
9 31 (10.88%) Juniper
10 24 (8.42%) Red Hat
11 19 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
11 19 (6.67%) Wyse
12 16 (5.61%) NetApp
13 15 (5.26%) Oracle
14 14 (4.91%) Avaya
14 14 (4.91%) Blue Coat
15 13 (4.56%) Riverbed
15 13 (4.56%) SAP
16 12 (4.21%) 3PAR