The first table below looks at the demand for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 108 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £508 £424 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.20% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
-47.27% -
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
411 328 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.80% 19.23% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 179 158
Average daily rate £350 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 58 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
NetScaler
South East

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetScaler across the Hampshire region.

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - - - - 2
Southampton - - - - 1
NetScaler
South East

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) SMTP
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) SSL
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) IronPort
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (33.33%) Data Guard
4 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SMTP
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) IronPort
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) FatWire