The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 125 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.039% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
331 353 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.19% 13.75% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 177 115
Average daily rate £330 £363 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £140 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -29.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.77 £16.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -3 1 - -
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NetScaler
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MetaFrame
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CCEE
4 1 (20.00%) CCIA
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) CCEE
1 1 (20.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP