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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 210 239 229
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 42 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.81% 1.92% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 22
Median daily rate £350 £311 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% -11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £60.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +116.21%
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
1494 1716 1841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.93% 17.37% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 941 879
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 111 97
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +25 34 £350 +12.44%
Berkshire +14 7 £550 -
Kent - 1 - -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 40 (66.67%) Citrix
2 36 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 36 (60.00%) Cisco
3 35 (58.33%) Firewall
4 31 (51.67%) Windows
5 30 (50.00%) Linux
6 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 25 (41.67%) Windows Server
8 19 (31.67%) VMware
9 18 (30.00%) DNS
9 18 (30.00%) SSL
9 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
10 17 (28.33%) Dell
11 16 (26.67%) XenDesktop
11 16 (26.67%) Extreme Networks
12 15 (25.00%) XenServer
12 15 (25.00%) Network Security
13 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
13 14 (23.33%) F5
14 13 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
15 12 (20.00%) Internet
16 11 (18.33%) VPN
16 11 (18.33%) Finance
16 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
16 11 (18.33%) Regular Expression
16 11 (18.33%) Kalman Filter

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 9 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) ProjectWise
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) SAP hybris
2 4 (6.67%) assyst
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) IaaS
1 9 (15.00%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) Firewall
2 18 (30.00%) DNS
2 18 (30.00%) SSL
3 15 (25.00%) Network Security
4 12 (20.00%) Internet
5 11 (18.33%) VPN
6 10 (16.67%) TACACS
7 9 (15.00%) IP Telephony
8 8 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
8 8 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (10.00%) FTP
9 6 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (10.00%) Wireless
10 4 (6.67%) BIG-IP
10 4 (6.67%) LAN
10 4 (6.67%) WAN
11 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (3.33%) HSRP
12 2 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Architect
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Consultant
5 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Citrix Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) SAP Architect
7 6 (10.00%) Business Architect
7 6 (10.00%) Business Process Architect
8 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Network Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Citrix Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Network Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Network Project Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) Regular Expression
2 3 (5.00%) Middleware
2 3 (5.00%) SAML
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.33%) Clustering
5 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 30 (50.00%) Linux
3 25 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (18.33%) Email Filtering
2 11 (18.33%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (18.33%) Web Filtering
3 10 (16.67%) Project Management
3 10 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 7 (11.67%) Business Transformation
4 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.00%) B2B
5 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.00%) Migration
5 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.33%) ITIL
6 5 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (6.67%) Change Management
8 3 (5.00%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.33%) High Availability
9 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.33%) Python
2 2 (3.33%) Ruby
3 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.67%) CCIE
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.67%) PMP
4 3 (5.00%) CISMP
4 3 (5.00%) CRISC
5 2 (3.33%) CCA
5 2 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.33%) MCP
5 2 (3.33%) MCSE
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.67%) MCSD
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 15 (25.00%) XenServer
4 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
5 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 10 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (13.33%) XenApp
7 7 (11.67%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (5.00%) vCloud
9 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (3.33%) vSphere
10 1 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (5.00%) SCOM
3 2 (3.33%) DatAdvantage
3 2 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (66.67%) Citrix
2 36 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 36 (60.00%) Cisco
3 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (31.67%) VMware
5 17 (28.33%) Dell
5 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
6 16 (26.67%) Extreme Networks
7 14 (23.33%) F5
8 9 (15.00%) Oracle
8 9 (15.00%) SAP
9 7 (11.67%) hybris
10 6 (10.00%) Blue Coat
10 6 (10.00%) IronPort
10 6 (10.00%) Juniper
11 5 (8.33%) Avaya
12 3 (5.00%) Palo Alto
12 3 (5.00%) Wyse
13 2 (3.33%) AppSense
13 2 (3.33%) Varonis