The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 297 345 326
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -19
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 113 79 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.84% 2.67% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 56 35
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £243 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £418 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2943 2962 3057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.77% 12.21% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1993 1942 1934
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 77 161
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £27.54 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in London

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in London

NetScaler
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram in London

NetScaler
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the London region.

NetScaler Hourly Rate Trend in London

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
City of London +14 26 £375 -6.25% 6
Ealing - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
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NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 182 (85.85%) Citrix
2 101 (47.64%) Cisco
3 98 (46.23%) Windows
4 88 (41.51%) XenApp
5 84 (39.62%) VMware
6 80 (37.74%) Firewall
7 66 (31.13%) Microsoft
8 60 (28.30%) Load Balancing
8 60 (28.30%) XenDesktop
9 55 (25.94%) Active Directory
10 51 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 46 (21.70%) CheckPoint
11 46 (21.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 45 (21.23%) Cisco ASA
12 45 (21.23%) DNS
13 44 (20.75%) SAN
13 44 (20.75%) Cisco Nexus
14 39 (18.40%) vSphere
14 39 (18.40%) Cisco Certification
14 39 (18.40%) SCCM
15 36 (16.98%) HP
15 36 (16.98%) Finance
16 34 (16.04%) Change Management
16 34 (16.04%) TCP/IP
16 34 (16.04%) PowerShell
17 33 (15.57%) Windows Server 2003
18 32 (15.09%) Internet
18 32 (15.09%) Network Security
19 31 (14.62%) VPN
20 30 (14.15%) BGP

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 20 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (7.55%) IIS
4 14 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (6.60%) Apache
5 13 (6.13%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.77%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.83%) Lync
9 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.89%) MS Office
2 4 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) IaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 80 (37.74%) Firewall
2 45 (21.23%) Cisco ASA
2 45 (21.23%) DNS
3 44 (20.75%) SAN
3 44 (20.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 34 (16.04%) TCP/IP
5 32 (15.09%) Internet
5 32 (15.09%) Network Security
6 31 (14.62%) VPN
7 30 (14.15%) BGP
8 29 (13.68%) WAN
9 27 (12.74%) LAN
9 27 (12.74%) DHCP
10 26 (12.26%) IPsec
11 25 (11.79%) Ethernet
12 21 (9.91%) SSL
13 20 (9.43%) VLAN
14 17 (8.02%) Wireshark
15 16 (7.55%) OSPF
15 16 (7.55%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.66%) DB2
3 6 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.94%) Big Data
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (6.13%) MSI
2 1 (0.47%) Introscope
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 36 (16.98%) Finance
2 20 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.60%) Banking
4 8 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.83%) Games
5 6 (2.83%) Retail
6 4 (1.89%) Law
7 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.94%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Front Office
9 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (23.58%) Network Engineer
2 38 (17.92%) Consultant
3 26 (12.26%) Citrix Engineer
4 18 (8.49%) Citrix Consultant
5 16 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.08%) Security Engineer
6 15 (7.08%) Architect
7 14 (6.60%) Network Consultant
8 13 (6.13%) Voice Engineer
8 13 (6.13%) Analyst
8 13 (6.13%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (4.72%) Administrator
10 8 (3.77%) Wintel Analyst
10 8 (3.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 7 (3.30%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (3.30%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.30%) Citrix Architect
12 6 (2.83%) Citrix Specialist
12 6 (2.83%) Exchange Engineer
12 6 (2.83%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.66%) Regular Expression
2 9 (4.25%) Middleware
3 8 (3.77%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.94%) REST
4 2 (0.94%) CSS
4 2 (0.94%) SOAP
4 2 (0.94%) HTML
4 2 (0.94%) Django
5 1 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.19%) Replication
2 6 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.36%) Online Games
3 5 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.42%) PKI
5 3 (1.42%) Open Source
6 2 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.94%) SecurID
7 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.47%) DTV
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.47%) NHS
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) iPhone
7 1 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 98 (46.23%) Windows
2 46 (21.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (15.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (9.91%) Linux
6 17 (8.02%) Windows 7
7 12 (5.66%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (5.66%) AIX
7 12 (5.66%) SUSE
8 11 (5.19%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.36%) UNIX
9 5 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.42%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.47%) CentOS
12 1 (0.47%) Android
12 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (28.30%) Load Balancing
2 34 (16.04%) Change Management
3 30 (14.15%) Service Management
4 27 (12.74%) ITIL
5 26 (12.26%) Migration
5 26 (12.26%) Line Management
6 12 (5.66%) Low Latency
6 12 (5.66%) Incident Management
6 12 (5.66%) Contact Management
7 11 (5.19%) WAN Optimisation
8 10 (4.72%) Project Management
9 9 (4.25%) Network Design
10 8 (3.77%) ITSM
11 7 (3.30%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (2.83%) Network Management
12 6 (2.83%) Load Testing
12 6 (2.83%) TOGAF
13 5 (2.36%) Change Control
14 4 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (1.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 34 (16.04%) PowerShell
2 25 (11.79%) SQL
3 19 (8.96%) VBScript
4 7 (3.30%) VB
4 7 (3.30%) C#
5 2 (0.94%) Python
5 2 (0.94%) Java
5 2 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (18.40%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (10.85%) Citrix Certification
4 20 (9.43%) CCNP
5 17 (8.02%) MCSE
6 14 (6.60%) CCEA
7 12 (5.66%) CCA
7 12 (5.66%) Degree
8 11 (5.19%) CCEE
9 10 (4.72%) MCTS
10 9 (4.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (4.25%) CCIE
11 7 (3.30%) MCSA
12 5 (2.36%) CCVP
12 5 (2.36%) MCITP
12 5 (2.36%) CCSP
12 5 (2.36%) CCDP
13 4 (1.89%) CISSP
14 3 (1.42%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (41.51%) XenApp
2 60 (28.30%) XenDesktop
3 55 (25.94%) Active Directory
4 51 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (18.40%) vSphere
6 30 (14.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 30 (14.15%) XenServer
7 29 (13.68%) Hyper-V
8 13 (6.13%) ProxySG
8 13 (6.13%) FreeRADIUS
9 11 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (4.25%) VMware ESX
10 9 (4.25%) Firmware
11 8 (3.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (2.83%) Terminal Services
13 5 (2.36%) vCloud
14 3 (1.42%) Snort
14 3 (1.42%) Nmap
14 3 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (1.42%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 39 (18.40%) SCCM
2 23 (10.85%) EdgeSight
2 23 (10.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 22 (10.38%) SCOM
4 21 (9.91%) CA Spectrum
5 13 (6.13%) Cisco UCCX
6 12 (5.66%) HP SIM
7 11 (5.19%) XenMobile
8 8 (3.77%) SCVMM
9 7 (3.30%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (2.36%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
12 3 (1.42%) Nessus
13 2 (0.94%) Puppet
13 2 (0.94%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.94%) Nagios
14 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
14 1 (0.47%) RANCID
14 1 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 182 (85.85%) Citrix
2 101 (47.64%) Cisco
3 84 (39.62%) VMware
4 66 (31.13%) Microsoft
5 46 (21.70%) CheckPoint
6 36 (16.98%) HP
7 29 (13.68%) CA
7 29 (13.68%) IBM
8 22 (10.38%) NetApp
9 21 (9.91%) Juniper
10 19 (8.96%) F5
11 18 (8.49%) Veeam
11 18 (8.49%) Blue Coat
12 16 (7.55%) AppSense
13 15 (7.08%) Dell
14 14 (6.60%) Oracle
15 12 (5.66%) Veritas
16 11 (5.19%) Riverbed
17 10 (4.72%) Altiris
18 9 (4.25%) Brocade
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