The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 239 239 226
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 30 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 1.49% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 15
Median daily rate £338 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £380 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £33.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -6.38%
NetScaler
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1678 1807 1681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.86% 18.91% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 942 723
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 121 101
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% +30.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NetScaler
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +5 18 £330 +10.00% 2
Berkshire +6 6 - - 1
West Sussex -1 3 £413 +3.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 1 £460 +130.00%
Surrey -3 1 £475 +26.66%
Kent - 1 - -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South East region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 50 (65.79%) Firewall
2 48 (63.16%) Citrix
3 46 (60.53%) DNS
4 43 (56.58%) SSL
5 35 (46.05%) Cisco
6 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
6 33 (43.42%) Linux
7 29 (38.16%) Internet
8 27 (35.53%) Windows
9 25 (32.89%) CheckPoint
10 23 (30.26%) FTP
11 22 (28.95%) Reverse Proxy
11 22 (28.95%) SC Cleared
11 22 (28.95%) Security Cleared
11 22 (28.95%) Windows Server
12 21 (27.63%) Load Balancing
13 20 (26.32%) Regular Expression
13 20 (26.32%) Email Filtering
13 20 (26.32%) Web Filtering
13 20 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
14 18 (23.68%) ITIL
15 16 (21.05%) F5
15 16 (21.05%) Network Security
16 15 (19.74%) Dell
16 15 (19.74%) VMware
17 14 (18.42%) VPN
17 14 (18.42%) UAG
17 14 (18.42%) Extreme Networks
18 13 (17.11%) XenApp
19 12 (15.79%) Data Analysis

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (14.47%) IIS
2 9 (11.84%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.53%) ProjectWise
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) assyst
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (65.79%) Firewall
2 46 (60.53%) DNS
3 43 (56.58%) SSL
4 29 (38.16%) Internet
5 23 (30.26%) FTP
6 22 (28.95%) Reverse Proxy
7 16 (21.05%) Network Security
8 14 (18.42%) VPN
9 8 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (9.21%) TACACS
10 7 (9.21%) Wireless
11 6 (7.89%) DHCP
12 5 (6.58%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (6.58%) Cisco ISE
13 4 (5.26%) BIG-IP
13 4 (5.26%) LAN
13 4 (5.26%) WAN
14 2 (2.63%) BGP
14 2 (2.63%) EIGRP
14 2 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (7.89%) Publishing
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Consultant
2 18 (23.68%) Network Engineer
3 17 (22.37%) Analyst
4 14 (18.42%) Web Analyst
5 13 (17.11%) Citrix Engineer
6 11 (14.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (13.16%) Project Manager
7 10 (13.16%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Citrix Consultant
8 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 8 (10.53%) ITIL Consultant
8 8 (10.53%) Web Consultant
8 8 (10.53%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
8 8 (10.53%) Web Specialist
9 7 (9.21%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (9.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) Support Engineer
11 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (6.58%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) Regular Expression
2 4 (5.26%) Middleware
3 3 (3.95%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) DataPower
5 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (43.42%) Linux
2 27 (35.53%) Windows
3 22 (28.95%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.32%) Unix
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Load Balancing
2 20 (26.32%) Email Filtering
2 20 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
2 20 (26.32%) Web Filtering
3 18 (23.68%) ITIL
4 12 (15.79%) Data Analysis
4 12 (15.79%) ITIL V3
4 12 (15.79%) Project Management
5 11 (14.47%) Change Management
6 8 (10.53%) B2B
6 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 8 (10.53%) Migration
6 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.89%) High Availability
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (2.63%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.89%) Python
2 6 (7.89%) Ruby
3 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) SC Cleared
1 22 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.26%) CCA
2 4 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.26%) PMP
3 3 (3.95%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.32%) CCNP
5 1 (1.32%) CCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.32%) MCITP
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.32%) QA
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) UAG
2 13 (17.11%) XenApp
3 12 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 11 (14.47%) XenServer
5 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
6 9 (11.84%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (9.21%) vSphere
8 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (6.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
11 2 (2.63%) Terminal Services
11 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (6.58%) EdgeSight
2 4 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
3 1 (1.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 48 (63.16%) Citrix
2 35 (46.05%) Cisco
3 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
4 25 (32.89%) CheckPoint
5 16 (21.05%) F5
6 15 (19.74%) Dell
6 15 (19.74%) VMware
7 14 (18.42%) Extreme Networks
8 9 (11.84%) IronPort
9 8 (10.53%) Blue Coat
9 8 (10.53%) Juniper
9 8 (10.53%) Oracle
10 6 (7.89%) Red Hat
11 4 (5.26%) Wyse
12 3 (3.95%) AppSense
12 3 (3.95%) Avaya
13 2 (2.63%) HP
13 2 (2.63%) IBM
13 2 (2.63%) ION Trading
13 2 (2.63%) SAP