The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 51 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 1.06% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £510 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +40.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.96%
NetScaler
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 94 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.20% 14.92% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 37
Average daily rate £375 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £208 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £29.75 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.57% +26.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 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
St Albans - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £325 -
NetScaler
East of England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) VLAN
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) CCNP
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (37.50%) LAN
6 6 (37.50%) HP
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (31.25%) Junos
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (31.25%) Tufin
7 5 (31.25%) Nortel
7 5 (31.25%) MPLS
7 5 (31.25%) OSPF
7 5 (31.25%) BGP
7 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
7 5 (31.25%) RSVP
7 5 (31.25%) Project Management
7 5 (31.25%) NetScreen
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 5 (31.25%) VPN
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) SSL
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) VLAN
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) BGP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
4 5 (31.25%) IP Telephony
4 5 (31.25%) Junos
4 5 (31.25%) MPLS
4 5 (31.25%) NetScreen
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
4 5 (31.25%) RSVP
4 5 (31.25%) SSL
4 5 (31.25%) VPN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Design Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Juniper Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
1 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
1 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Network Design
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CCNP
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCIE
2 5 (31.25%) CCSA
2 5 (31.25%) CCSE
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (31.25%) JNCIA
2 5 (31.25%) JNCIE
2 5 (31.25%) JNCIP
2 5 (31.25%) JNCIS
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
6 5 (31.25%) Fortinet
6 5 (31.25%) IronPort
6 5 (31.25%) Juniper
6 5 (31.25%) Nortel
6 5 (31.25%) Siemens
6 5 (31.25%) Tufin
7 4 (25.00%) AppSense
8 3 (18.75%) ThinPrint
9 2 (12.50%) Symantec
9 2 (12.50%) VMware
10 1 (6.25%) Aruba
10 1 (6.25%) F5
10 1 (6.25%) Meraki
10 1 (6.25%) ProCurve