The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 102 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.23% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 1.63% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £443 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £463
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -29.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £35.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.01% +97.22%
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North West

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
220 184 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.89% 14.06% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 88 79
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £175 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 14
Average hourly rate £14.19 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.70% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £40.00 £21.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCEA
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Wyse
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (25.00%) CCEE
4 2 (25.00%) CCIA
4 2 (25.00%) Server Building
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) DNS

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
1 2 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CCEA
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) CCEE
1 2 (25.00%) CCIA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Wyse
3 2 (25.00%) AppSense
3 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) Vyatta
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago