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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 73 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 8 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% 0.10% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% 0.50% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £380 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £418 £340
% change year-on-year
-13.47% +22.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+57.69% +79.31%
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
286 200 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.88% 20.68% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 73 93
Median daily rate £400 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Median hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.75 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) FTP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) SSL
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (50.00%) High Availability
2 6 (50.00%) UAG
3 5 (41.67%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) FTP
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
1 6 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 6 (50.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Web Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Web Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (50.00%) Web Specialist
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Support
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Platform Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) High Availability
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) UAG
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix