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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 446 451 478
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 135 129 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 1.87% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 83 56
Average daily rate £375 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.93% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £21.25 £26.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.26% -7.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £23.55 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £28.80 £29.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.96%
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
6857 6908 5997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.53% 14.99% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4089 3910 3218
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 396 362
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.69 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.19% +19.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.53 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -23 67 £400 -11.11% 13
South East +18 34 £350 -25.92% 6
North West -10 11 £350 -12.50% 2
East of England +6 10 £375 -26.47% 2
South West -3 3 £280 -25.33%
Yorkshire -7 3 £438 -2.77% 5
West Midlands -13 3 - - 1
Midlands - 2 £530 -
East Midlands -13 1 £233 -22.50%
NetScaler
UK

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 229 (83.58%) Citrix
2 137 (50.00%) Windows
3 136 (49.64%) XenApp
4 127 (46.35%) VMware
5 109 (39.78%) XenDesktop
6 107 (39.05%) Microsoft
7 101 (36.86%) Active Directory
8 98 (35.77%) Cisco
9 85 (31.02%) Windows Server
10 78 (28.47%) DNS
11 76 (27.74%) Firewall
12 68 (24.82%) PowerShell
13 67 (24.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 64 (23.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 61 (22.26%) HP
16 58 (21.17%) ITIL
16 58 (21.17%) Finance
17 55 (20.07%) VMware Infrastructure
17 55 (20.07%) SCCM
18 51 (18.61%) Microsoft App-V
19 45 (16.42%) XenServer
20 43 (15.69%) AppSense
20 43 (15.69%) CheckPoint
21 38 (13.87%) Data Centre
22 36 (13.14%) Hyper-V
22 36 (13.14%) Security Cleared
22 36 (13.14%) Project Management
22 36 (13.14%) DHCP
23 34 (12.41%) Juniper
23 34 (12.41%) SSL

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (10.22%) IIS
2 27 (9.85%) Lync
3 12 (4.38%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.19%) Apache
5 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.19%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.36%) JBoss
8 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.28%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.19%) MS Office
4 5 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.09%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.46%) Relativity
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.73%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.19%) Office 365
4 2 (0.73%) PaaS
4 2 (0.73%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (28.47%) DNS
2 76 (27.74%) Firewall
3 36 (13.14%) DHCP
4 34 (12.41%) SSL
5 33 (12.04%) VLAN
6 31 (11.31%) VPN
7 30 (10.95%) SAN
8 29 (10.58%) LAN
9 25 (9.12%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (8.39%) WAN
11 22 (8.03%) Internet
11 22 (8.03%) Network Security
12 21 (7.66%) MPLS
13 19 (6.93%) BGP
13 19 (6.93%) TCP/IP
14 18 (6.57%) OSPF
15 16 (5.84%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (5.47%) FTP
16 15 (5.47%) Reverse Proxy
16 15 (5.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.46%) Big Data
5 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.09%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 58 (21.17%) Finance
2 14 (5.11%) Financial Institution
3 13 (4.74%) Banking
4 10 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.82%) Advertising
5 5 (1.82%) Publishing
6 4 (1.46%) Back Office
6 4 (1.46%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.09%) Legal
8 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (17.88%) Consultant
2 48 (17.52%) Citrix Engineer
3 45 (16.42%) Network Engineer
4 35 (12.77%) Architect
5 29 (10.58%) Citrix Consultant
6 25 (9.12%) Analyst
7 23 (8.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.57%) Cisco Engineer
9 16 (5.84%) Citrix Specialist
10 15 (5.47%) Infrastructure Architect
11 14 (5.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 12 (4.38%) Citrix Architect
12 12 (4.38%) Technical Architect
12 12 (4.38%) Web Analyst
13 11 (4.01%) Designer
13 11 (4.01%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 10 (3.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 9 (3.28%) Citrix Support
15 9 (3.28%) Infrastructure Consultant
16 8 (2.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.65%) Web Services
2 2 (0.73%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.36%) .NET
3 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.36%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.36%) Ajax
3 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.36%) COM
3 1 (0.36%) CSS
3 1 (0.36%) HTML
3 1 (0.36%) Middleware
3 1 (0.36%) PKINIT
3 1 (0.36%) WCF
3 1 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.36%) WPF
3 1 (0.36%) XML
3 1 (0.36%) XMPP
3 1 (0.36%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.87%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.47%) Hedge funds
3 15 (5.47%) PKI
4 12 (4.38%) Fat Client
4 12 (4.38%) Thin Client
5 10 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.82%) Clustering
8 4 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.46%) HP Storage
8 4 (1.46%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.36%) DataPower
9 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.36%) IVR
9 1 (0.36%) Life Science
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) SecurID
9 1 (0.36%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 137 (50.00%) Windows
2 85 (31.02%) Windows Server
3 67 (24.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (23.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (10.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (7.66%) Linux
6 21 (7.66%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.55%) Unix
8 5 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (1.82%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.09%) AIX
9 3 (1.09%) HPUX
10 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.36%) Android
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.17%) ITIL
2 36 (13.14%) Project Management
3 29 (10.58%) Migration
4 27 (9.85%) Load Balancing
5 24 (8.76%) Change Management
6 19 (6.93%) Service Management
7 18 (6.57%) High Availability
8 15 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (5.47%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (5.11%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.74%) Performance Management
10 13 (4.74%) TOGAF
11 11 (4.01%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.01%) Network Design
12 10 (3.65%) ITSM
12 10 (3.65%) PRINCE
13 9 (3.28%) Application Packaging
13 9 (3.28%) ITIL V3
14 7 (2.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.82%) PowerShell
2 24 (8.76%) SQL
3 9 (3.28%) VB
4 8 (2.92%) Python
5 7 (2.55%) VBScript
6 4 (1.46%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.73%) C
7 2 (0.73%) Java
7 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.73%) Ruby
8 1 (0.36%) C#
8 1 (0.36%) PHP
8 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (13.14%) Security Cleared
2 34 (12.41%) SC Cleared
3 33 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (10.95%) Citrix Certification
5 27 (9.85%) CCNP
6 17 (6.20%) CCEE
6 17 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (5.47%) CCA
8 13 (4.74%) CCNA
9 11 (4.01%) CCEA
9 11 (4.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (3.65%) MCSE
10 10 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (3.28%) CCIE
11 9 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.55%) JNCIS
13 6 (2.19%) CCSE
13 6 (2.19%) Degree
13 6 (2.19%) JNCIA
14 5 (1.82%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.28%) SLA
2 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 136 (49.64%) XenApp
2 109 (39.78%) XenDesktop
3 101 (36.86%) Active Directory
4 55 (20.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (18.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 45 (16.42%) XenServer
7 36 (13.14%) Hyper-V
8 30 (10.95%) vSphere
9 21 (7.66%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (6.93%) VMware ESX
11 12 (4.38%) UAG
12 4 (1.46%) MetaFrame
12 4 (1.46%) Terminal Server
12 4 (1.46%) vCloud
13 3 (1.09%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.09%) Firmware
13 3 (1.09%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.73%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 55 (20.07%) SCCM
2 27 (9.85%) SCOM
3 17 (6.20%) XenMobile
4 8 (2.92%) EdgeSight
5 7 (2.55%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.09%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.73%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.73%) Ionix
8 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.36%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.36%) cPanel
9 1 (0.36%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (0.36%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.36%) OpenView
9 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.36%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 229 (83.58%) Citrix
2 127 (46.35%) VMware
3 107 (39.05%) Microsoft
4 98 (35.77%) Cisco
5 61 (22.26%) HP
6 43 (15.69%) AppSense
6 43 (15.69%) CheckPoint
7 34 (12.41%) Juniper
8 28 (10.22%) F5
9 17 (6.20%) 3PAR
10 16 (5.84%) IBM
10 16 (5.84%) NetApp
11 14 (5.11%) Oracle
11 14 (5.11%) Wyse
12 13 (4.74%) Palo Alto
13 12 (4.38%) Blue Coat
14 9 (3.28%) Brocade
14 9 (3.28%) Fortinet
14 9 (3.28%) IronPort
14 9 (3.28%) Remedy
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