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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 336 336 364
Rank change year-on-year
0 +28
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 92 90 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 2.84% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 36
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £463
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -29.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £60.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.41% -3.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £35.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.01% +97.22%
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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
3038 3170 3047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.61% 13.03% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1969 1963 1969
Average daily rate £418 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 96
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +8 23 £400 -5.88% 3
Croydon -20 2 £469 +17.18%
Chessington - 1 - -
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England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 131 (82.91%) Citrix
2 74 (46.84%) Windows
3 73 (46.20%) XenApp
4 71 (44.94%) VMware
5 66 (41.77%) Cisco
6 54 (34.18%) Active Directory
6 54 (34.18%) XenDesktop
7 52 (32.91%) Firewall
8 49 (31.01%) Finance
9 47 (29.75%) Microsoft
10 42 (26.58%) CheckPoint
10 42 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (20.89%) SAN
12 32 (20.25%) Load Balancing
12 32 (20.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 32 (20.25%) Data Centre
13 31 (19.62%) LAN
13 31 (19.62%) WAN
14 30 (18.99%) Citrix Certification
14 30 (18.99%) Juniper
14 30 (18.99%) Microsoft App-V
14 30 (18.99%) AppSense
14 30 (18.99%) vSphere
15 28 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
15 28 (17.72%) ITIL
16 26 (16.46%) SSL
16 26 (16.46%) PowerShell
16 26 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (15.82%) XenServer
17 25 (15.82%) VPN

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 14 (8.86%) IIS
2 11 (6.96%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.16%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.53%) JBoss
5 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.63%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.49%) MS Visio
3 12 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.63%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.53%) SaaS
3 4 (2.53%) PaaS
4 2 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (32.91%) Firewall
2 33 (20.89%) SAN
3 32 (20.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 31 (19.62%) LAN
4 31 (19.62%) WAN
5 26 (16.46%) SSL
6 25 (15.82%) VPN
7 24 (15.19%) VLAN
8 22 (13.92%) MPLS
9 20 (12.66%) DNS
9 20 (12.66%) Network Security
10 18 (11.39%) BGP
10 18 (11.39%) TCP/IP
11 17 (10.76%) DHCP
12 15 (9.49%) Ethernet
12 15 (9.49%) Wireless
13 14 (8.86%) SNMP
14 11 (6.96%) OSPF
15 10 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (5.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.43%) Big Data
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.16%) MySQL
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) MSI
1 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
1 4 (2.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.63%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 49 (31.01%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Banking
3 6 (3.80%) Retail
4 4 (2.53%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.90%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.90%) Law
5 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (18.99%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.19%) Citrix Engineer
3 23 (14.56%) Consultant
4 22 (13.92%) Architect
5 19 (12.03%) Citrix Consultant
6 17 (10.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.70%) Administrator
9 7 (4.43%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.80%) Security Engineer
11 5 (3.16%) Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.16%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Senior Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Citrix Architect
12 4 (2.53%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (2.53%) Wintel Analyst
12 4 (2.53%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (2.53%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.43%) Web Services
1 7 (4.43%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.53%) WCF
2 4 (2.53%) WPF
2 4 (2.53%) XML
2 4 (2.53%) XSL
2 4 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (2.53%) Middleware
2 4 (2.53%) Ajax
2 4 (2.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (2.53%) HTML
2 4 (2.53%) .NET
2 4 (2.53%) ADO.NET
2 4 (2.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.25%) Data Centre
2 20 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (11.39%) PKI
4 8 (5.06%) Public Cloud
5 7 (4.43%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.53%) Replication
7 4 (2.53%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.90%) IVR
8 3 (1.90%) NHS
9 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.27%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.27%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.27%) User Experience
10 1 (0.63%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.63%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 74 (46.84%) Windows
2 26 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (8.86%) Windows 7
4 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (7.59%) Linux
6 5 (3.16%) Solaris
7 4 (2.53%) UNIX
8 3 (1.90%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.25%) Load Balancing
2 28 (17.72%) ITIL
3 20 (12.66%) Project Management
4 12 (7.59%) Migration
5 10 (6.33%) E-Commerce
6 9 (5.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.43%) BCP
7 7 (4.43%) Service Management
7 7 (4.43%) Process Management
7 7 (4.43%) Data Architecture
7 7 (4.43%) E-Discovery
7 7 (4.43%) Data Analytics
7 7 (4.43%) Analytics
8 6 (3.80%) Change Management
9 5 (3.16%) Open Source
9 5 (3.16%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.16%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (2.53%) DevOps
10 4 (2.53%) Low Latency
10 4 (2.53%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.46%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.86%) SQL
3 11 (6.96%) Python
4 9 (5.70%) C#
5 5 (3.16%) VBScript
5 5 (3.16%) PHP
6 4 (2.53%) VB6
6 4 (2.53%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.53%) VB
6 4 (2.53%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.53%) Java
6 4 (2.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (18.99%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (11.39%) CCNP
4 16 (10.13%) CCEE
5 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (8.23%) CCEA
7 12 (7.59%) MCP
8 9 (5.70%) MCSE
9 7 (4.43%) CCA
10 5 (3.16%) CCIE
10 5 (3.16%) CCIA
11 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 4 (2.53%) Degree
11 4 (2.53%) VCAP
12 3 (1.90%) MCITP
12 3 (1.90%) VCP5
12 3 (1.90%) MCSA
12 3 (1.90%) CCNA
12 3 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (4.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (46.20%) XenApp
2 54 (34.18%) XenDesktop
2 54 (34.18%) Active Directory
3 42 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (18.99%) Microsoft App-V
4 30 (18.99%) vSphere
5 25 (15.82%) XenServer
6 19 (12.03%) Hyper-V
7 14 (8.86%) ProxySG
8 11 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (4.43%) vCloud
9 7 (4.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (3.80%) VMware ESX
11 4 (2.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.90%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.63%) Firmware
13 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.63%) Xen
13 1 (0.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (8.86%) XenMobile
1 14 (8.86%) EdgeSight
2 13 (8.23%) SCCM
3 11 (6.96%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (4.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (3.80%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (3.80%) SCOM
6 5 (3.16%) Cacti
6 5 (3.16%) Nagios
6 5 (3.16%) BladeLogic
7 4 (2.53%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.53%) Puppet
8 3 (1.90%) Control-M
8 3 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (1.27%) OpenView
9 2 (1.27%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.27%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 131 (82.91%) Citrix
2 71 (44.94%) VMware
3 66 (41.77%) Cisco
4 47 (29.75%) Microsoft
5 42 (26.58%) CheckPoint
6 30 (18.99%) AppSense
6 30 (18.99%) Juniper
7 21 (13.29%) IBM
7 21 (13.29%) HP
7 21 (13.29%) F5
8 16 (10.13%) Blue Coat
9 15 (9.49%) CA
10 12 (7.59%) Brocade
10 12 (7.59%) NetApp
10 12 (7.59%) Nokia
11 11 (6.96%) Dell
11 11 (6.96%) Oracle
12 8 (5.06%) Remedy
13 7 (4.43%) CommVault
14 6 (3.80%) Aruba
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago