The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 66 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 0.47% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
NetScaler
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 213 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.63% 22.37% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 113 92
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £159.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Reading

NetScaler
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the Reading region.

NetScaler Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) CMDB
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) OPNET
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CMDB
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware