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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
England / South East
Rank 185 227 244
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +17
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 58 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.72% 1.71% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 8
Median daily rate £400 £330 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -35.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £399 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -3.84%

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
1559 1754 1996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.47% 20.44% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 972 951
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 90 115
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £52.63 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

NetScaler
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetScaler Hourly Rate Trend 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +18 26 £400 +28.00% 2
Berkshire +24 15 £493 +29.60% 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £325 - 1
Surrey +16 4 £325 -13.33%
West Sussex - 2 £400 -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 61 (66.30%) Citrix
2 51 (55.43%) Cisco
3 44 (47.83%) Firewall
4 43 (46.74%) Windows
5 42 (45.65%) CheckPoint
6 36 (39.13%) VMware
7 35 (38.04%) Microsoft
8 33 (35.87%) Windows Server
9 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (27.17%) XenServer
11 24 (26.09%) Load Balancing
11 24 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
11 24 (26.09%) Palo Alto
11 24 (26.09%) Active Directory
12 23 (25.00%) XenDesktop
13 22 (23.91%) Linux
14 21 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (21.74%) Network Security
15 20 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 20 (21.74%) Data Centre
16 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
16 19 (20.65%) TOGAF
17 18 (19.57%) Wireless
17 18 (19.57%) SSL
17 18 (19.57%) Kalman Filter
17 18 (19.57%) Web Filtering
18 17 (18.48%) F5
18 17 (18.48%) WAN
19 16 (17.39%) LAN

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 13 (14.13%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.09%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) IaaS
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.78%) SaaS
4 5 (5.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.35%) Office 365
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.09%) iTunes
7 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 44 (47.83%) Firewall
2 20 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
2 20 (21.74%) Network Security
3 18 (19.57%) SSL
3 18 (19.57%) Wireless
4 17 (18.48%) WAN
5 16 (17.39%) LAN
6 11 (11.96%) DNS
7 9 (9.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (9.78%) IP Telephony
7 9 (9.78%) VPN
8 7 (7.61%) Junos
9 5 (5.43%) VLAN
10 4 (4.35%) BGP
10 4 (4.35%) VoIP
11 3 (3.26%) Cisco ISE
11 3 (3.26%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (3.26%) MPLS
11 3 (3.26%) SAN
11 3 (3.26%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (9.78%) Retail
1 9 (9.78%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.70%) Finance
3 7 (7.61%) Marketing
4 4 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (33.70%) Architect
2 29 (31.52%) Network Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Citrix Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Security Architect
4 10 (10.87%) Security Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Designer
5 9 (9.78%) Solutions Designer
6 8 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Consultant
7 7 (7.61%) SAP Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Business Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Business Process Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) SAML
2 8 (8.70%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.09%) OAuth
4 1 (1.09%) OpenID
4 1 (1.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.52%) Clustering
3 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.35%) CMDB
4 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.26%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.26%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.17%) BBC
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
6 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.09%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (46.74%) Windows
2 33 (35.87%) Windows Server
3 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (23.91%) Linux
5 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.17%) Solaris
8 2 (2.17%) Unix
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.09%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) Load Balancing
2 19 (20.65%) TOGAF
3 18 (19.57%) Kalman Filter
3 18 (19.57%) Web Filtering
4 11 (11.96%) Change Management
5 8 (8.70%) Email Filtering
5 8 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.61%) Business Transformation
6 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.43%) Network Design
7 5 (5.43%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (4.35%) Network Management
8 4 (4.35%) Project Management
9 3 (3.26%) Migration
9 3 (3.26%) Process Improvement
10 2 (2.17%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.17%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.17%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.17%) Security Architecture
10 2 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.30%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.87%) CISMP
2 10 (10.87%) CRISC
3 9 (9.78%) CCIE
4 8 (8.70%) JNCIS
5 7 (7.61%) CISSP
5 7 (7.61%) JNCIA
5 7 (7.61%) JNCIP
6 6 (6.52%) CCA
6 6 (6.52%) CCNP
6 6 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.35%) CCNA
8 3 (3.26%) CCDP
9 2 (2.17%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.17%) MCP
9 2 (2.17%) MCSD
9 2 (2.17%) MCSE
9 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.70%) HIPAA
2 8 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 25 (27.17%) XenServer
2 24 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
3 23 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 21 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
6 14 (15.22%) XenApp
7 8 (8.70%) vCloud
8 6 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (3.26%) ProxySG
9 3 (3.26%) vSphere
10 2 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.09%) Docker
11 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.09%) Squid
11 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 5 (5.43%) XenMobile
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.26%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (3.26%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.26%) OPNET
4 3 (3.26%) WSUS
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.17%) DatAdvantage
5 2 (2.17%) SCCM
5 2 (2.17%) SCOM
5 2 (2.17%) vMotion
6 1 (1.09%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.09%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (66.30%) Citrix
2 51 (55.43%) Cisco
3 42 (45.65%) CheckPoint
4 36 (39.13%) VMware
5 35 (38.04%) Microsoft
6 24 (26.09%) Palo Alto
7 17 (18.48%) F5
8 15 (16.30%) Dell
8 15 (16.30%) Extreme Networks
9 13 (14.13%) Juniper
10 12 (13.04%) Blue Coat
10 12 (13.04%) Oracle
11 11 (11.96%) Brocade
11 11 (11.96%) Intel Security
11 11 (11.96%) Red Hat
12 8 (8.70%) SAP
13 7 (7.61%) hybris
14 6 (6.52%) Avaya
15 5 (5.43%) Riverbed
16 4 (4.35%) HP