The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 393 353 354
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +1
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 55 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% 2.73% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 58 62
Median daily rate £437 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £321 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £533 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £60.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +69.01%
NetScaler
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
3306 2972 3118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.32% 12.77% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2163 1910 1930
Median daily rate £450 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +4.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 86 98
Median hourly rate £20.72 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.12% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing NetScaler as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 12 £475 +20.25% 2
Croydon -9 1 £450 -4.00%
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 95 (88.79%) Citrix
2 72 (67.29%) VMware
3 55 (51.40%) XenApp
4 52 (48.60%) Windows
5 46 (42.99%) Active Directory
6 42 (39.25%) HP
7 41 (38.32%) Cisco
7 41 (38.32%) XenDesktop
8 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
10 33 (30.84%) Finance
10 33 (30.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (28.97%) Firewall
11 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (27.10%) SCCM
12 29 (27.10%) Windows Server
13 27 (25.23%) SAN
14 26 (24.30%) vSphere
15 24 (22.43%) MS Exchange
16 23 (21.50%) Migration
17 20 (18.69%) PowerShell
18 19 (17.76%) SCOM
19 18 (16.82%) AppSense
19 18 (16.82%) VLAN
19 18 (16.82%) WAN
20 17 (15.89%) Linux
21 16 (14.95%) NetApp
21 16 (14.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 15 (14.02%) CheckPoint
22 15 (14.02%) VMware ESX

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (22.43%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (8.41%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.87%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Office 365
2 5 (4.67%) Mimecast
3 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) IaaS
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.97%) Firewall
2 27 (25.23%) SAN
3 18 (16.82%) VLAN
3 18 (16.82%) WAN
4 14 (13.08%) LAN
5 13 (12.15%) VPN
6 9 (8.41%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (8.41%) DNS
6 9 (8.41%) Skype
7 8 (7.48%) BGP
7 8 (7.48%) Multicast
7 8 (7.48%) Network Security
8 7 (6.54%) Junos
8 7 (6.54%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (6.54%) WLAN
9 6 (5.61%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (5.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (5.61%) HSRP
9 6 (5.61%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (5.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.93%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Ant
1 2 (1.87%) GCC
1 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.87%) Subversion
2 1 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 33 (30.84%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Banking
3 13 (12.15%) Financial Institution
4 7 (6.54%) Publishing
5 5 (4.67%) Legal
6 3 (2.80%) Retail
7 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Back Office
8 1 (0.93%) German Language
8 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (27.10%) Citrix Engineer
2 27 (25.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (15.89%) Network Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) Architect
5 10 (9.35%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Citrix Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Design Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Exchange Specialist
9 5 (4.67%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Office 365 Specialist
9 5 (4.67%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) .NET
1 7 (6.54%) HTML
2 3 (2.80%) Java EE
2 3 (2.80%) YAML
3 2 (1.87%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.87%) RESTful
3 2 (1.87%) SOAP
3 2 (1.87%) XML
3 2 (1.87%) XSLT
4 1 (0.93%) Ajax
4 1 (0.93%) EJB
4 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.93%) HTML5
4 1 (0.93%) JPA
4 1 (0.93%) jQuery
4 1 (0.93%) LAMP
4 1 (0.93%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.93%) RAML
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.93%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.54%) Replication
3 6 (5.61%) Clustering
4 4 (3.74%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.80%) DataPower
6 2 (1.87%) BYOD
6 2 (1.87%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.87%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 52 (48.60%) Windows
2 33 (30.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (27.10%) Windows Server
5 17 (15.89%) Linux
6 11 (10.28%) Windows 10
6 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.67%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.74%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (3.74%) Windows Phone
8 4 (3.74%) Windows Phone 8
8 4 (3.74%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.80%) Solaris
10 2 (1.87%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.87%) Unix
11 1 (0.93%) CentOS
11 1 (0.93%) VMS
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.50%) Migration
2 14 (13.08%) Project Management
3 13 (12.15%) Application Packaging
4 11 (10.28%) Load Balancing
5 8 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.48%) Change Control
5 8 (7.48%) Change Management
5 8 (7.48%) Configuration Management
5 8 (7.48%) ITIL
5 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.54%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (6.54%) Open Source
7 6 (5.61%) E-Commerce
7 6 (5.61%) Service Management
7 6 (5.61%) TOGAF
8 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.74%) High Availability
9 4 (3.74%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.69%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.61%) C#
2 6 (5.61%) Java
3 5 (4.67%) SQL
3 5 (4.67%) VB
4 4 (3.74%) Perl
5 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.87%) PHP
6 2 (1.87%) Ruby
6 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) C
7 1 (0.93%) Python
7 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (10.28%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (8.41%) CCNP
4 8 (7.48%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (6.54%) CCA
6 5 (4.67%) JNCIP
6 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.80%) CCIE
7 3 (2.80%) MCSA
7 3 (2.80%) MCSE
7 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.87%) MCITP
8 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.87%) RHCE
8 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) CCNA
9 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) Degree
9 1 (0.93%) JNCIE
System Software
1 55 (51.40%) XenApp
2 46 (42.99%) Active Directory
3 41 (38.32%) XenDesktop
4 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (24.30%) vSphere
6 15 (14.02%) VMware ESX
7 12 (11.21%) Hyper-V
7 12 (11.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (8.41%) DFS Replication
9 8 (7.48%) XenServer
10 6 (5.61%) VMware Server
11 4 (3.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (3.74%) Xen
12 2 (1.87%) KVM
12 2 (1.87%) NFS
13 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.93%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (27.10%) SCCM
2 19 (17.76%) SCOM
3 8 (7.48%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (6.54%) EdgeSight
4 7 (6.54%) HP SIM
4 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (6.54%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.74%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (3.74%) SCOrch
5 4 (3.74%) Simpana
6 3 (2.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.87%) Ansible
7 2 (1.87%) OPNET
7 2 (1.87%) Puppet
8 1 (0.93%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.93%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.93%) vRealize
8 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 95 (88.79%) Citrix
2 72 (67.29%) VMware
3 42 (39.25%) HP
4 41 (38.32%) Cisco
5 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
6 18 (16.82%) AppSense
7 16 (14.95%) NetApp
8 15 (14.02%) CheckPoint
9 14 (13.08%) F5
10 13 (12.15%) Juniper
11 11 (10.28%) Dell
12 9 (8.41%) SolarWinds
13 7 (6.54%) CA
13 7 (6.54%) Palo Alto
14 6 (5.61%) Aruba
14 6 (5.61%) Riverbed
15 4 (3.74%) 3PAR
15 4 (3.74%) Apple
15 4 (3.74%) Lumension
15 4 (3.74%) Red Hat