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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 219 234 234
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 24 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.023% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.12% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £326 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £463 £375
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -
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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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1810 1606 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.82% 18.37% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 739 603
Average daily rate £347 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 102 174
Average hourly rate £19.91 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Berkshire - 10 £375 - 1
Hampshire -1 8 £325 +12.06% 2
Surrey -5 1 £450 +24.13%
West Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 37 (92.50%) Citrix
2 26 (65.00%) XenApp
3 25 (62.50%) Windows
4 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (42.50%) VMware
4 17 (42.50%) XenDesktop
5 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (32.50%) XenServer
7 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (27.50%) Firewall
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
9 9 (22.50%) AppSense
10 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (17.50%) Lync
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (17.50%) DNS
11 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (15.00%) Nokia
12 6 (15.00%) SSL
12 6 (15.00%) vSphere
12 6 (15.00%) Blue Coat
12 6 (15.00%) ProxySG
12 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
13 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) SQL

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.50%) Lync
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 6 (15.00%) SSL
4 5 (12.50%) WAN
5 4 (10.00%) DHCP
5 4 (10.00%) Network Security
6 3 (7.50%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.00%) LAN
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (2.50%) SAN
8 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix Architect
7 2 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix Support
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Network Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SAML
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.50%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Clustering
1 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.50%) Analytics
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) SOA
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) CCA
2 4 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) CCDP
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (65.00%) XenApp
2 17 (42.50%) XenDesktop
3 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (32.50%) XenServer
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (15.00%) ProxySG
6 6 (15.00%) vSphere
7 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
8 4 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
1 3 (7.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (5.00%) SCOM
2 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Citrix
2 17 (42.50%) VMware
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) AppSense
4 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (15.00%) Nokia
6 3 (7.50%) Symantec
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Websense
7 2 (5.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.00%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) Apple
8 1 (2.50%) IronPort
8 1 (2.50%) Wyse
8 1 (2.50%) FatWire
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
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