The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
North West / Manchester
Rank - 98 90
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.56% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.92% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £350 £430
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -18.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -3.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
210 255 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.74% 14.21% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 141 97
Median daily rate £400 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 16
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.15 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £11.97 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing NetScaler as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetScaler across the Manchester region.

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) AppSense
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Wyse
3 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Forcepoint
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (20.00%) FCoE
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Expert
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Application Discovery
2 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCDA
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) AppSense
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Wyse
4 3 (30.00%) Forcepoint
5 2 (20.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp