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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 305 332 293
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -39
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 91 55 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.29% 2.04% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 39 51
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £343 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £394
% change year-on-year
- +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -17.14%
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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
2770 2701 2767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.20% 12.37% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1838 1753 1714
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 69 159
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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 January 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 January 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 +26 25 £370 -7.50% 11
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 187 (87.79%) Citrix
2 106 (49.77%) Windows
3 99 (46.48%) XenApp
4 95 (44.60%) Cisco
4 95 (44.60%) VMware
5 74 (34.74%) Firewall
6 73 (34.27%) Microsoft
7 66 (30.99%) XenDesktop
8 63 (29.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (28.17%) Active Directory
10 59 (27.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 56 (26.29%) Load Balancing
12 48 (22.54%) SAN
13 47 (22.07%) DNS
13 47 (22.07%) vSphere
14 46 (21.60%) SCCM
15 45 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
16 44 (20.66%) Cisco Nexus
17 43 (20.19%) CheckPoint
18 42 (19.72%) HP
19 41 (19.25%) Finance
20 39 (18.31%) PowerShell
21 38 (17.84%) TCP/IP
22 35 (16.43%) Windows Server 2003
22 35 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
22 35 (16.43%) Hyper-V
23 34 (15.96%) CA
23 34 (15.96%) ITIL
23 34 (15.96%) Change Management
23 34 (15.96%) Microsoft App-V

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 25 (11.74%) MS Exchange
2 23 (10.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (8.45%) SharePoint
4 17 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (6.57%) IIS
6 14 (6.57%) OpenStack
7 12 (5.63%) Apache
8 10 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.82%) Lync
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (34.74%) Firewall
2 48 (22.54%) SAN
3 47 (22.07%) DNS
4 45 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
5 44 (20.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 38 (17.84%) TCP/IP
7 30 (14.08%) Internet
7 30 (14.08%) Network Security
8 28 (13.15%) VPN
8 28 (13.15%) DHCP
9 27 (12.68%) WAN
10 26 (12.21%) BGP
11 25 (11.74%) LAN
12 24 (11.27%) IPsec
13 23 (10.80%) Ethernet
14 20 (9.39%) SSL
15 17 (7.98%) VLAN
16 16 (7.51%) NAS
17 15 (7.04%) Wireshark
17 15 (7.04%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.69%) DB2
3 9 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (6.10%) MSI
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Introscope
General
1 41 (19.25%) Finance
2 20 (9.39%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.51%) Banking
4 8 (3.76%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.82%) Games
5 6 (2.82%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.82%) Retail
6 3 (1.41%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (20.66%) Network Engineer
2 38 (17.84%) Consultant
3 28 (13.15%) Citrix Engineer
4 21 (9.86%) Analyst
5 19 (8.92%) Citrix Consultant
6 17 (7.98%) Architect
6 17 (7.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (7.51%) Wintel Analyst
8 15 (7.04%) Security Engineer
9 13 (6.10%) Network Consultant
9 13 (6.10%) Network Security Engineer
9 13 (6.10%) Voice Engineer
10 12 (5.63%) Wintel Engineer
11 8 (3.76%) Administrator
11 8 (3.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) Citrix Architect
13 6 (2.82%) Technical Architect
13 6 (2.82%) Cisco Engineer
14 5 (2.35%) Exchange Engineer
14 5 (2.35%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.51%) Middleware
2 10 (4.69%) Regular Expression
3 8 (3.76%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.94%) CSS
4 2 (0.94%) SOAP
4 2 (0.94%) REST
5 1 (0.47%) Django
5 1 (0.47%) Web Services
5 1 (0.47%) COM
5 1 (0.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.98%) Replication
2 6 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.35%) Online Games
4 4 (1.88%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.88%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.41%) Open Source
6 2 (0.94%) NHS
6 2 (0.94%) PKI
6 2 (0.94%) SecurID
7 1 (0.47%) iPad
7 1 (0.47%) iPhone
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) DTV
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 106 (49.77%) Windows
2 59 (27.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (16.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (13.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (7.51%) Linux
5 16 (7.51%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.16%) Windows XP
7 10 (4.69%) AIX
7 10 (4.69%) SUSE
7 10 (4.69%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.41%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.41%) UNIX
10 2 (0.94%) Android
10 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) CentOS
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.29%) Load Balancing
2 34 (15.96%) ITIL
2 34 (15.96%) Change Management
3 29 (13.62%) Service Management
4 28 (13.15%) Line Management
5 23 (10.80%) Migration
6 19 (8.92%) Low Latency
7 18 (8.45%) Incident Management
8 16 (7.51%) Project Management
9 14 (6.57%) ITSM
10 12 (5.63%) Contact Management
11 10 (4.69%) WAN Optimisation
12 9 (4.23%) TOGAF
12 9 (4.23%) Network Design
13 7 (3.29%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
14 6 (2.82%) Load Testing
14 6 (2.82%) Network Management
15 4 (1.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (1.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.31%) PowerShell
2 26 (12.21%) VBScript
3 23 (10.80%) SQL
4 13 (6.10%) C#
5 7 (3.29%) VB
6 1 (0.47%) C
6 1 (0.47%) Java
6 1 (0.47%) Perl
6 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (9.86%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (8.45%) MCSE
5 17 (7.98%) CCNP
6 12 (5.63%) Degree
6 12 (5.63%) CCEA
7 11 (5.16%) CCA
8 10 (4.69%) MCTS
9 9 (4.23%) CCEE
9 9 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (4.23%) CCIE
10 7 (3.29%) MCSA
11 6 (2.82%) MCITP
12 5 (2.35%) CCDP
13 4 (1.88%) CCSP
13 4 (1.88%) CISSP
13 4 (1.88%) CCVP
14 3 (1.41%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 99 (46.48%) XenApp
2 66 (30.99%) XenDesktop
3 63 (29.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (28.17%) Active Directory
5 47 (22.07%) vSphere
6 35 (16.43%) Hyper-V
7 34 (15.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (12.21%) XenServer
9 18 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (6.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (6.10%) ProxySG
12 11 (5.16%) FreeRADIUS
13 8 (3.76%) Firmware
14 7 (3.29%) VMware ESX
15 6 (2.82%) Terminal Services
16 5 (2.35%) vCloud
17 3 (1.41%) UAG
17 3 (1.41%) Snort
17 3 (1.41%) Nmap
17 3 (1.41%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 46 (21.60%) SCCM
2 31 (14.55%) EdgeSight
3 29 (13.62%) SCOM
4 22 (10.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 20 (9.39%) CA Spectrum
6 18 (8.45%) HP SIM
7 14 (6.57%) SCVMM
8 13 (6.10%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (3.29%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (3.29%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.88%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (1.41%) Nessus
12 2 (0.94%) Puppet
13 1 (0.47%) Cacti
13 1 (0.47%) RANCID
13 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.47%) Nagios
13 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 187 (87.79%) Citrix
2 95 (44.60%) Cisco
2 95 (44.60%) VMware
3 73 (34.27%) Microsoft
4 43 (20.19%) CheckPoint
5 42 (19.72%) HP
6 34 (15.96%) CA
7 32 (15.02%) IBM
8 24 (11.27%) Veeam
9 23 (10.80%) AppSense
10 21 (9.86%) Dell
10 21 (9.86%) NetApp
11 19 (8.92%) Blue Coat
12 18 (8.45%) Veritas
12 18 (8.45%) Juniper
13 17 (7.98%) F5
14 14 (6.57%) Nimsoft
15 13 (6.10%) ServiceNow
16 11 (5.16%) Oracle
17 10 (4.69%) Altiris
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