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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 309 334 331
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 114 80 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 2.67% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 58 32
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3039 3000 3135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.80% 12.28% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2068 1980 1983
Average daily rate £388 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 90 155
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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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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
City of London +18 18 £388 -6.06% 7
Ealing - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
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England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 171 (85.07%) Citrix
2 89 (44.28%) Windows
3 88 (43.78%) Cisco
4 78 (38.81%) XenApp
5 77 (38.31%) Firewall
6 72 (35.82%) VMware
7 61 (30.35%) Microsoft
8 57 (28.36%) Load Balancing
9 55 (27.36%) XenDesktop
10 53 (26.37%) Active Directory
11 45 (22.39%) DNS
12 44 (21.89%) CheckPoint
12 44 (21.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 42 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (19.40%) Cisco Nexus
15 38 (18.91%) vSphere
16 37 (18.41%) SAN
16 37 (18.41%) SCCM
17 36 (17.91%) Cisco ASA
18 35 (17.41%) Finance
19 33 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
20 32 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
20 32 (15.92%) Change Management
20 32 (15.92%) PowerShell
20 32 (15.92%) XenServer
21 31 (15.42%) Internet
22 30 (14.93%) VPN
22 30 (14.93%) WAN
22 30 (14.93%) Microsoft App-V
23 29 (14.43%) TCP/IP

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 21 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (7.96%) IIS
3 16 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (6.97%) Apache
6 10 (4.98%) SharePoint
7 9 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.48%) Lync
9 5 (2.49%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.50%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.49%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.49%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
1 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (38.31%) Firewall
2 45 (22.39%) DNS
3 39 (19.40%) Cisco Nexus
4 37 (18.41%) SAN
5 36 (17.91%) Cisco ASA
6 31 (15.42%) Internet
7 30 (14.93%) VPN
7 30 (14.93%) WAN
8 29 (14.43%) TCP/IP
8 29 (14.43%) BGP
9 28 (13.93%) LAN
9 28 (13.93%) Network Security
10 27 (13.43%) DHCP
10 27 (13.43%) Ethernet
11 25 (12.44%) IPsec
12 21 (10.45%) VLAN
13 19 (9.45%) SSL
14 18 (8.96%) Cisco IPT
15 16 (7.96%) Wireshark
15 16 (7.96%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.97%) DB2
3 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (6.97%) MSI
2 2 (1.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
3 1 (0.50%) Introscope
General
1 35 (17.41%) Finance
2 16 (7.96%) Banking
2 16 (7.96%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.48%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.48%) Retail
5 5 (2.49%) Front Office
5 5 (2.49%) Law
6 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.49%) Games
6 3 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (21.39%) Network Engineer
2 40 (19.90%) Consultant
3 25 (12.44%) Citrix Engineer
4 19 (9.45%) Citrix Consultant
5 15 (7.46%) Network Consultant
6 13 (6.47%) Architect
6 13 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.97%) Security Engineer
8 11 (5.47%) Analyst
8 11 (5.47%) Administrator
8 11 (5.47%) Voice Engineer
9 10 (4.98%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (3.98%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 7 (3.48%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (3.48%) Citrix Architect
12 6 (2.99%) Network Administrator
12 6 (2.99%) Citrix Support
12 6 (2.99%) Exchange Engineer
13 5 (2.49%) Technical Architect
13 5 (2.49%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.97%) Regular Expression
2 9 (4.48%) Application Packaging
3 6 (2.99%) Middleware
4 5 (2.49%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.99%) Django
5 4 (1.99%) HTML
6 2 (1.00%) CSS
7 1 (0.50%) SOAP
7 1 (0.50%) COM
7 1 (0.50%) QuickFIX
7 1 (0.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.48%) Replication
2 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (2.49%) PKI
3 5 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.99%) Open Source
4 4 (1.99%) Fat Client
4 4 (1.99%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.49%) Online Games
6 2 (1.00%) SecurID
7 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.50%) NHS
7 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.50%) iPhone
7 1 (0.50%) Clustering
7 1 (0.50%) iPad
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 89 (44.28%) Windows
2 44 (21.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (13.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (11.44%) Linux
6 18 (8.96%) Windows 7
7 12 (5.97%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (5.97%) SUSE
7 12 (5.97%) AIX
7 12 (5.97%) Windows XP
8 10 (4.98%) UNIX
9 7 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.49%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.49%) Android
10 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.50%) CentOS
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.36%) Load Balancing
2 32 (15.92%) Change Management
3 28 (13.93%) Service Management
4 25 (12.44%) Line Management
5 23 (11.44%) Migration
6 21 (10.45%) ITIL
7 11 (5.47%) Contact Management
7 11 (5.47%) WAN Optimisation
8 9 (4.48%) Incident Management
8 9 (4.48%) Low Latency
8 9 (4.48%) Change Control
9 8 (3.98%) E-Commerce
10 6 (2.99%) Risk Management
10 6 (2.99%) Network Design
10 6 (2.99%) Load Testing
11 5 (2.49%) Project Management
11 5 (2.49%) Electronic Trading
11 5 (2.49%) TOGAF
11 5 (2.49%) ITSM
11 5 (2.49%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.92%) PowerShell
2 28 (13.93%) SQL
3 18 (8.96%) VBScript
4 9 (4.48%) VB
5 6 (2.99%) Java
6 5 (2.49%) Perl
6 5 (2.49%) Python
7 4 (1.99%) C#
8 1 (0.50%) C
8 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (9.95%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (7.96%) MCSE
5 15 (7.46%) CCNP
6 12 (5.97%) CCEA
7 11 (5.47%) Degree
8 10 (4.98%) CCEE
8 10 (4.98%) CCA
9 9 (4.48%) MCTS
10 8 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.99%) MCITP
11 6 (2.99%) CCIE
12 5 (2.49%) CCSP
12 5 (2.49%) CCDP
12 5 (2.49%) CCVP
13 4 (1.99%) CISSP
13 4 (1.99%) CCNA
13 4 (1.99%) MCSA
14 3 (1.49%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.49%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (38.81%) XenApp
2 55 (27.36%) XenDesktop
3 53 (26.37%) Active Directory
4 42 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (18.91%) vSphere
6 32 (15.92%) XenServer
7 30 (14.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 24 (11.94%) Hyper-V
9 13 (6.47%) FreeRADIUS
10 11 (5.47%) ProxySG
11 9 (4.48%) Firmware
11 9 (4.48%) VMware ESX
12 7 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (2.99%) Terminal Services
14 5 (2.49%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (2.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (1.99%) vCloud
16 3 (1.49%) MetaFrame
16 3 (1.49%) Xen
16 3 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 37 (18.41%) SCCM
2 22 (10.95%) CA Spectrum
2 22 (10.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 20 (9.95%) EdgeSight
4 17 (8.46%) SCOM
5 12 (5.97%) Cisco UCCX
6 11 (5.47%) XenMobile
7 9 (4.48%) HP SIM
8 6 (2.99%) Cisco UCCE
8 6 (2.99%) Nagios
9 5 (2.49%) Tivoli
9 5 (2.49%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (2.49%) SCVMM
9 5 (2.49%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (2.49%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (1.49%) Nessus
10 3 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (1.00%) AppDNA
11 2 (1.00%) Cacti
12 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 171 (85.07%) Citrix
2 88 (43.78%) Cisco
3 72 (35.82%) VMware
4 61 (30.35%) Microsoft
5 44 (21.89%) CheckPoint
6 27 (13.43%) CA
7 26 (12.94%) HP
8 25 (12.44%) IBM
9 19 (9.45%) NetApp
10 17 (8.46%) F5
10 17 (8.46%) Oracle
10 17 (8.46%) Juniper
11 15 (7.46%) Veeam
12 13 (6.47%) AppSense
13 11 (5.47%) Dell
13 11 (5.47%) Blue Coat
13 11 (5.47%) Riverbed
14 9 (4.48%) Veritas
14 9 (4.48%) Aruba
15 8 (3.98%) Altiris
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