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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 55 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.46% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 1.91% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £260 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £418 £333
% change year-on-year
-13.77% +25.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £26.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+57.69% +79.31%
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
122 157 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.04% 24.08% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 65 43
Average daily rate £425 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -50.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £32.00 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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 30 April 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
Stevenage - 2 £260 -
NetScaler
East of England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Siemens
2 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Nortel
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (71.43%) Advertising
2 5 (71.43%) IP Telephony
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenServer
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) IP Telephony
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (71.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Network Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Support
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
1 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
1 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Nortel
2 5 (71.43%) Siemens
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy