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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 459 408 419
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +11
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 120 146 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 2.32% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 87 71
Average daily rate
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£425 £338 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -28.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £221 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
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
7340 6294 6237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 13.12% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4153 3478 3165
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 360 527
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 May 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
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 May 2015.

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 May 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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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 -28 70 £450 +33.33% 9
South East -13 20 £340 -16.30% 4
East of England +5 11 £150 -53.84% 2
West Midlands -9 6 £344 +9.12% 8
Yorkshire -12 4 £313 - 2
North West -26 4 £344 +1.10% 5
South West +8 3 £488 +225.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £313 - 2
NetScaler
UK

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 211 (85.43%) Citrix
2 127 (51.42%) VMware
3 121 (48.99%) XenApp
4 115 (46.56%) Windows
5 100 (40.49%) Cisco
6 97 (39.27%) Microsoft
7 89 (36.03%) XenDesktop
8 79 (31.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 78 (31.58%) Active Directory
10 77 (31.17%) Firewall
11 60 (24.29%) SAN
12 57 (23.08%) HP
13 56 (22.67%) vSphere
14 55 (22.27%) DNS
15 53 (21.46%) ITIL
15 53 (21.46%) CheckPoint
16 51 (20.65%) Hyper-V
16 51 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 48 (19.43%) Cisco Certification
17 48 (19.43%) Finance
18 46 (18.62%) AppSense
19 45 (18.22%) SQL
19 45 (18.22%) DHCP
19 45 (18.22%) PowerShell
19 45 (18.22%) Cisco Nexus
20 44 (17.81%) VPN
21 43 (17.41%) Juniper
22 42 (17.00%) Cisco ASA
23 41 (16.60%) Dell
24 40 (16.19%) LAN

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (8.50%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.69%) IIS
3 18 (7.29%) MS Exchange
4 17 (6.88%) OpenStack
5 16 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.83%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.83%) Apache
8 6 (2.43%) Lync
9 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.21%) SaaS
3 3 (1.21%) PaaS
4 2 (0.81%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (31.17%) Firewall
2 60 (24.29%) SAN
3 55 (22.27%) DNS
4 45 (18.22%) DHCP
4 45 (18.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 44 (17.81%) VPN
6 42 (17.00%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (16.19%) LAN
8 37 (14.98%) WAN
9 34 (13.77%) TCP/IP
10 32 (12.96%) Network Security
11 26 (10.53%) SSL
12 23 (9.31%) Wireless
13 22 (8.91%) VLAN
14 21 (8.50%) NAS
15 19 (7.69%) IPsec
15 19 (7.69%) BGP
16 17 (6.88%) MPLS
17 14 (5.67%) FCoE
18 13 (5.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.24%) Big Data
3 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.21%) MySQL
5 2 (0.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (2.02%) MSI
2 4 (1.62%) Fiddler
General
1 48 (19.43%) Finance
2 14 (5.67%) Banking
3 8 (3.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.43%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.62%) Retail
6 3 (1.21%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.21%) Games
6 3 (1.21%) Marketing
7 2 (0.81%) Legal
7 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Military
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (14.98%) Network Engineer
2 36 (14.57%) Architect
3 32 (12.96%) Consultant
4 28 (11.34%) Analyst
5 25 (10.12%) Citrix Engineer
6 23 (9.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (8.91%) Security Engineer
8 17 (6.88%) Citrix Consultant
8 17 (6.88%) Wintel Analyst
9 14 (5.67%) Infrastructure Architect
9 14 (5.67%) Wintel Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (4.45%) Network Architect
11 11 (4.45%) Network Consultant
12 10 (4.05%) Citrix Architect
13 9 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
14 8 (3.24%) Security Consultant
14 8 (3.24%) Server Engineer
14 8 (3.24%) Voice Engineer
15 7 (2.83%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.29%) Middleware
2 12 (4.86%) Application Packaging
3 11 (4.45%) Web Services
4 2 (0.81%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.40%) REST
5 1 (0.40%) Django
5 1 (0.40%) CSS
5 1 (0.40%) SOAP
5 1 (0.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.91%) PKI
2 17 (6.88%) Replication
3 13 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.83%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.83%) Clustering
4 7 (2.83%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.21%) Open Source
7 3 (1.21%) BYOD
7 3 (1.21%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.21%) NHS
7 3 (1.21%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.81%) Online Games
8 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.40%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 115 (46.56%) Windows
2 51 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (9.31%) Windows 7
5 11 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.43%) Linux
6 6 (2.43%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.62%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.81%) UNIX
9 2 (0.81%) AIX
9 2 (0.81%) Solaris
9 2 (0.81%) SUSE
9 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.40%) Android
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.46%) ITIL
2 40 (16.19%) Load Balancing
3 28 (11.34%) Project Management
4 23 (9.31%) Change Management
5 22 (8.91%) Migration
6 17 (6.88%) Incident Management
6 17 (6.88%) Low Latency
7 16 (6.48%) ITSM
8 13 (5.26%) Service Management
9 12 (4.86%) Network Design
9 12 (4.86%) Line Management
10 9 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (3.64%) TOGAF
11 8 (3.24%) Contact Management
11 8 (3.24%) Analytics
11 8 (3.24%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (2.83%) E-Discovery
12 7 (2.83%) Data Analytics
12 7 (2.83%) Data Architecture
12 7 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.22%) SQL
1 45 (18.22%) PowerShell
2 27 (10.93%) VBScript
3 17 (6.88%) C#
4 9 (3.64%) Python
5 6 (2.43%) Perl
6 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.21%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.40%) VB
8 1 (0.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 48 (19.43%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 25 (10.12%) Citrix Certification
3 25 (10.12%) CCNP
4 20 (8.10%) MCSE
5 16 (6.48%) DV Cleared
6 13 (5.26%) CCIE
7 11 (4.45%) CCEE
7 11 (4.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (4.05%) MCITP
9 9 (3.64%) CCIA
10 8 (3.24%) CCNA
10 8 (3.24%) CCEA
10 8 (3.24%) HP MASE
11 7 (2.83%) CCA
12 6 (2.43%) CCDP
12 6 (2.43%) CCSE
12 6 (2.43%) HP ASE
13 5 (2.02%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.43%) SLA
1 6 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 121 (48.99%) XenApp
2 89 (36.03%) XenDesktop
3 79 (31.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 56 (22.67%) vSphere
6 51 (20.65%) Hyper-V
7 32 (12.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 19 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (7.29%) XenServer
10 16 (6.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 14 (5.67%) ProxySG
12 8 (3.24%) vCloud
13 6 (2.43%) Terminal Server
14 5 (2.02%) DFS Replication
14 5 (2.02%) HDFS
15 3 (1.21%) UAG
16 2 (0.81%) Squid
16 2 (0.81%) Xen
16 2 (0.81%) VMware ESX
16 2 (0.81%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 36 (14.57%) SCCM
2 29 (11.74%) SCOM
3 25 (10.12%) EdgeSight
4 16 (6.48%) CA Spectrum
4 16 (6.48%) SCVMM
5 13 (5.26%) HP SIM
6 11 (4.45%) XenMobile
7 9 (3.64%) Cisco UCCX
7 9 (3.64%) Nagios
8 8 (3.24%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (2.02%) Zenoss
10 4 (1.62%) vMotion
10 4 (1.62%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (1.21%) FortiGate
11 3 (1.21%) Cacti
11 3 (1.21%) AirWatch
11 3 (1.21%) CiscoWorks
12 2 (0.81%) OpenView
12 2 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 211 (85.43%) Citrix
2 127 (51.42%) VMware
3 100 (40.49%) Cisco
4 97 (39.27%) Microsoft
5 57 (23.08%) HP
6 53 (21.46%) CheckPoint
7 46 (18.62%) AppSense
8 43 (17.41%) Juniper
9 41 (16.60%) Dell
10 31 (12.55%) CA
10 31 (12.55%) IBM
11 29 (11.74%) F5
12 28 (11.34%) Blue Coat
13 20 (8.10%) Wyse
14 17 (6.88%) NetApp
15 16 (6.48%) ServiceNow
15 16 (6.48%) 3PAR
15 16 (6.48%) Veritas
16 13 (5.26%) Lumension
16 13 (5.26%) Nimsoft
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