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 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 326 344 313
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 76 60 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 2.30% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 53
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £257 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £394
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+61.66% -57.14%
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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
2845 2609 2796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 11.64% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1677 1730
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 91 130
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 March 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 27 March 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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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 21 £385 +2.66% 6
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
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NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 162 (88.52%) Citrix
2 95 (51.91%) Windows
3 92 (50.27%) VMware
4 88 (48.09%) XenApp
5 82 (44.81%) Cisco
6 72 (39.34%) Microsoft
7 67 (36.61%) XenDesktop
8 58 (31.69%) Active Directory
9 57 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 54 (29.51%) Firewall
11 48 (26.23%) vSphere
12 43 (23.50%) SAN
13 40 (21.86%) HP
13 40 (21.86%) DNS
14 39 (21.31%) Finance
14 39 (21.31%) PowerShell
15 38 (20.77%) CA
16 37 (20.22%) ITIL
17 36 (19.67%) SCCM
18 35 (19.13%) Cisco Nexus
19 34 (18.58%) Microsoft App-V
19 34 (18.58%) CheckPoint
20 33 (18.03%) Load Balancing
21 32 (17.49%) SCOM
21 32 (17.49%) Change Management
21 32 (17.49%) TCP/IP
22 31 (16.94%) Hyper-V
22 31 (16.94%) EdgeSight
23 30 (16.39%) Cisco ASA

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.74%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.74%) OpenStack
4 12 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.83%) IIS
6 6 (3.28%) Lync
6 6 (3.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.55%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (29.51%) Firewall
2 43 (23.50%) SAN
3 40 (21.86%) DNS
4 35 (19.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 32 (17.49%) TCP/IP
6 30 (16.39%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (15.85%) DHCP
8 23 (12.57%) WAN
9 22 (12.02%) NAS
10 21 (11.48%) VPN
11 20 (10.93%) LAN
11 20 (10.93%) Internet
12 19 (10.38%) IPsec
12 19 (10.38%) Network Security
13 17 (9.29%) BGP
14 14 (7.65%) Wireless
14 14 (7.65%) Cisco ICM
15 13 (7.10%) Ethernet
16 11 (6.01%) VLAN
16 11 (6.01%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.73%) DB2
4 2 (1.09%) Big Data
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (6.01%) MSI
2 1 (0.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.55%) Introscope
General
1 39 (21.31%) Finance
2 17 (9.29%) Banking
3 16 (8.74%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.46%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.19%) Games
7 3 (1.64%) Retail
8 2 (1.09%) Legal
9 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) German Language
9 1 (0.55%) Marketing
9 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (17.49%) Network Engineer
2 26 (14.21%) Consultant
2 26 (14.21%) Citrix Engineer
3 23 (12.57%) Architect
4 19 (10.38%) Analyst
5 17 (9.29%) Wintel Analyst
6 15 (8.20%) Wintel Engineer
7 14 (7.65%) Voice Engineer
7 14 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (6.56%) Citrix Consultant
9 11 (6.01%) Citrix Architect
10 10 (5.46%) Network Consultant
11 8 (4.37%) Network Architect
12 6 (3.28%) Security Engineer
13 5 (2.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 5 (2.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 5 (2.73%) Voice Consultant
13 5 (2.73%) Network Security Engineer
14 4 (2.19%) Systems Engineer
14 4 (2.19%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.38%) Middleware
2 9 (4.92%) Application Packaging
3 5 (2.73%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.09%) REST
4 2 (1.09%) CSS
4 2 (1.09%) SOAP
5 1 (0.55%) Django
5 1 (0.55%) Web Services
5 1 (0.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.84%) Replication
2 8 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.73%) Fat Client
3 5 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (2.73%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.64%) Online Games
5 2 (1.09%) NHS
5 2 (1.09%) SecurID
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) PKI
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.55%) DTV
6 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 95 (51.91%) Windows
2 57 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (15.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (12.57%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.92%) Linux
7 7 (3.83%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.73%) SUSE
8 5 (2.73%) AIX
8 5 (2.73%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (2.19%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.55%) Android
11 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.22%) ITIL
2 33 (18.03%) Load Balancing
3 32 (17.49%) Change Management
4 21 (11.48%) Incident Management
4 21 (11.48%) Low Latency
5 20 (10.93%) Line Management
6 19 (10.38%) Service Management
6 19 (10.38%) Migration
7 18 (9.84%) Project Management
8 16 (8.74%) ITSM
9 14 (7.65%) Contact Management
10 9 (4.92%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (4.37%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (4.37%) TOGAF
11 8 (4.37%) Network Design
12 6 (3.28%) WAN Optimisation
13 5 (2.73%) Network Management
14 4 (2.19%) Network Architecture
14 4 (2.19%) Change Control
15 3 (1.64%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (21.31%) PowerShell
2 26 (14.21%) VBScript
3 15 (8.20%) C#
4 12 (6.56%) SQL
5 3 (1.64%) VB
6 2 (1.09%) Python
7 1 (0.55%) C
7 1 (0.55%) Java
7 1 (0.55%) Perl
7 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (10.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.20%) MCSE
4 14 (7.65%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (6.01%) CCNP
6 10 (5.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.37%) CCA
8 7 (3.83%) MCITP
8 7 (3.83%) CCEA
9 6 (3.28%) CCEE
9 6 (3.28%) MCSA
9 6 (3.28%) CCIE
9 6 (3.28%) Degree
9 6 (3.28%) MCTS
10 3 (1.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.64%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.64%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.64%) VCP5
11 2 (1.09%) CCNA
12 1 (0.55%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (48.09%) XenApp
2 67 (36.61%) XenDesktop
3 58 (31.69%) Active Directory
4 57 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 48 (26.23%) vSphere
6 34 (18.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 31 (16.94%) Hyper-V
8 18 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (8.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (6.01%) XenServer
11 10 (5.46%) ProxySG
12 6 (3.28%) FreeRADIUS
13 5 (2.73%) DFS Replication
14 4 (2.19%) vCloud
14 4 (2.19%) Firmware
14 4 (2.19%) VMware ESX
15 3 (1.64%) Terminal Services
15 3 (1.64%) UAG
16 2 (1.09%) NFS
17 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 36 (19.67%) SCCM
2 32 (17.49%) SCOM
3 31 (16.94%) EdgeSight
4 22 (12.02%) CA Spectrum
5 20 (10.93%) HP SIM
5 20 (10.93%) Cisco CUCM
6 16 (8.74%) SCVMM
6 16 (8.74%) Cisco UCCX
7 9 (4.92%) XenMobile
8 7 (3.83%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (1.09%) Puppet
10 2 (1.09%) Nagios
10 2 (1.09%) Cacti
11 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.55%) CiscoWorks
11 1 (0.55%) RANCID
Vendors
1 162 (88.52%) Citrix
2 92 (50.27%) VMware
3 82 (44.81%) Cisco
4 72 (39.34%) Microsoft
5 40 (21.86%) HP
6 38 (20.77%) CA
7 34 (18.58%) CheckPoint
8 27 (14.75%) IBM
9 24 (13.11%) Dell
10 22 (12.02%) Veeam
11 21 (11.48%) AppSense
12 20 (10.93%) Veritas
13 18 (9.84%) Blue Coat
14 17 (9.29%) Juniper
15 16 (8.74%) Nimsoft
16 15 (8.20%) ServiceNow
17 14 (7.65%) NetApp
18 12 (6.56%) F5
19 9 (4.92%) Altiris
20 7 (3.83%) Brocade
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