The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 322 329 333
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 84 74 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 2.58% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 48 65
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £443 £388
% change year-on-year
-21.47% +14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 - -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2746 2871 3544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.05% 12.04% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1734 1770 2064
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 125 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £14.06 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £49.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
NetScaler
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +29 25 £325 -21.21% 8
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England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 124 (80.52%) Citrix
2 64 (41.56%) XenApp
3 62 (40.26%) Windows
4 58 (37.66%) Cisco
5 48 (31.17%) Firewall
6 43 (27.92%) Microsoft
7 37 (24.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 36 (23.38%) VMware
8 36 (23.38%) XenDesktop
9 35 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 35 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (20.78%) Finance
11 30 (19.48%) Juniper
12 29 (18.83%) CheckPoint
12 29 (18.83%) Windows 7
13 28 (18.18%) Load Balancing
14 26 (16.88%) Banking
14 26 (16.88%) F5
14 26 (16.88%) CCNP
15 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (16.23%) SCCM
15 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (15.58%) Wireless
17 23 (14.94%) BGP
17 23 (14.94%) SQL
17 23 (14.94%) XenServer
18 22 (14.29%) WAN
18 22 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
18 22 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
19 21 (13.64%) HP

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 12 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (3.25%) Lync
2 5 (3.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.95%) IIS
4 3 (1.95%) Apache
5 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.30%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.95%) MS Office
5 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 48 (31.17%) Firewall
2 24 (15.58%) Wireless
3 23 (14.94%) BGP
4 22 (14.29%) WAN
4 22 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (13.64%) DNS
6 19 (12.34%) LAN
7 17 (11.04%) VLAN
8 14 (9.09%) OSPF
8 14 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 14 (9.09%) SAN
9 13 (8.44%) Network Security
10 11 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (6.49%) HTTP
11 10 (6.49%) DHCP
11 10 (6.49%) Multicast
12 9 (5.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (5.19%) VPN
13 8 (5.19%) Cisco IPT
13 8 (5.19%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.95%) DB2
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.30%) InstallShield
1 2 (1.30%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.65%) MSI
General
1 32 (20.78%) Finance
2 26 (16.88%) Banking
3 9 (5.84%) Law
3 9 (5.84%) Legal
4 8 (5.19%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.60%) Front Office
6 4 (2.60%) Retail
6 4 (2.60%) German Language
7 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 39 (25.32%) Network Engineer
2 23 (14.94%) Citrix Engineer
3 19 (12.34%) Consultant
4 16 (10.39%) Architect
5 14 (9.09%) Administrator
6 12 (7.79%) Citrix Administrator
7 10 (6.49%) Citrix Specialist
8 9 (5.84%) Security Engineer
9 8 (5.19%) Network Consultant
9 8 (5.19%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Citrix Support
11 6 (3.90%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.90%) Citrix Consultant
12 5 (3.25%) Senior Citrix Engineer
13 4 (2.60%) Citrix Architect
13 4 (2.60%) Network Architect
14 3 (1.95%) Integration Engineer
14 3 (1.95%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.60%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.95%) Django
2 3 (1.95%) HTML
2 3 (1.95%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.65%) Middleware
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.65%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.65%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.19%) PKI
2 5 (3.25%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.25%) Clustering
3 4 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.95%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.95%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.30%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Firmware
6 1 (0.65%) Open Source
6 1 (0.65%) Statistics
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (40.26%) Windows
2 29 (18.83%) Windows 7
3 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (9.74%) Linux
5 9 (5.84%) UNIX
5 9 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.25%) SUSE
7 5 (3.25%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.60%) AIX
9 3 (1.95%) Android
9 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 17 (11.04%) ITIL
3 15 (9.74%) Migration
4 10 (6.49%) Change Management
5 6 (3.90%) Change Control
6 5 (3.25%) E-Commerce
7 4 (2.60%) Document Management
7 4 (2.60%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (2.60%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (2.60%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (2.60%) High Availability
8 3 (1.95%) Web Development
8 3 (1.95%) Analytics
8 3 (1.95%) Service Management
8 3 (1.95%) Service Delivery
8 3 (1.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (1.95%) Identity Management
8 3 (1.95%) Risk Management
9 2 (1.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (1.30%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.94%) SQL
2 16 (10.39%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.25%) Java
4 4 (2.60%) Perl
4 4 (2.60%) Python
5 2 (1.30%) VBScript
5 2 (1.30%) VB
6 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (16.88%) CCNP
3 22 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 21 (13.64%) CCEE
5 19 (12.34%) CCEA
6 13 (8.44%) CCNA
7 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (3.90%) Degree
8 6 (3.90%) MCP
8 6 (3.90%) MCSE
9 5 (3.25%) CCIE
9 5 (3.25%) CCDP
10 4 (2.60%) MCITP
10 4 (2.60%) VTSP
11 3 (1.95%) HP ASE
11 3 (1.95%) ACSP
12 2 (1.30%) CCVP
12 2 (1.30%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.30%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.30%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (41.56%) XenApp
2 37 (24.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 36 (23.38%) XenDesktop
4 35 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 23 (14.94%) XenServer
6 16 (10.39%) vSphere
6 16 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.55%) ProxySG
8 7 (4.55%) Xen
9 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
10 5 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (2.60%) MetaFrame
12 3 (1.95%) VMware ESX
13 2 (1.30%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 25 (16.23%) SCCM
2 8 (5.19%) SCOM
2 8 (5.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (5.19%) XenMobile
3 5 (3.25%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (3.25%) Nagios
4 4 (2.60%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.60%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (2.60%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.95%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.30%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.65%) WMI
7 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.65%) Cacti
7 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 124 (80.52%) Citrix
2 58 (37.66%) Cisco
3 43 (27.92%) Microsoft
4 36 (23.38%) VMware
5 30 (19.48%) Juniper
6 29 (18.83%) CheckPoint
7 26 (16.88%) F5
8 21 (13.64%) HP
9 15 (9.74%) Blue Coat
10 9 (5.84%) NetApp
11 8 (5.19%) Oracle
12 7 (4.55%) AppSense
12 7 (4.55%) Aruba
13 6 (3.90%) Riverbed
13 6 (3.90%) Nokia
13 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.90%) TippingPoint
14 5 (3.25%) Remedy
14 5 (3.25%) CA
15 4 (2.60%) EMC
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