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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 212 245 230
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 34 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 0.90% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 7
Average daily rate £350 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £535 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £428 £425
% change year-on-year
-18.12% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.96%
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
1758 1991 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.53% 20.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 961 638
Average daily rate £352 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 116 125
Average hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +25 21 £313 - 1
Berkshire 0 8 £353 -28.78% 3
Buckinghamshire - 4 £400 -
Surrey -8 1 £375 +25.00% 1
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 41 (70.69%) Citrix
2 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
3 36 (62.07%) Windows
4 32 (55.17%) VMware
5 29 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 27 (46.55%) XenApp
7 25 (43.10%) Skype for Business
7 25 (43.10%) PowerShell
8 24 (41.38%) XenServer
9 21 (36.21%) XenDesktop
10 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
11 19 (32.76%) IIS
11 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
11 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
12 18 (31.03%) Firewall
13 17 (29.31%) DNS
13 17 (29.31%) Change Management
14 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure Management
16 14 (24.14%) vSphere
16 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (24.14%) SSL
16 14 (24.14%) FTP
17 13 (22.41%) Internet
17 13 (22.41%) Reverse Proxy
17 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
17 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (20.69%) UAG
18 12 (20.69%) ITIL

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (43.10%) Skype for Business
2 19 (32.76%) IIS
3 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) ProjectWise
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Firewall
2 17 (29.31%) DNS
3 14 (24.14%) FTP
3 14 (24.14%) SSL
4 13 (22.41%) Internet
4 13 (22.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (6.90%) SAN
5 4 (6.90%) VPN
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.17%) DHCP
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.45%) LAN
7 2 (3.45%) Network Security
7 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.45%) Skype
7 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.72%) VLAN
8 1 (1.72%) VoIP
8 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (8.62%) Publishing
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Consultant
2 17 (29.31%) Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Web Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Citrix Consultant
4 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 8 (13.79%) Architect
5 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 8 (13.79%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
5 8 (13.79%) Web Specialist
6 6 (10.34%) ITIL Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Web Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Designer
8 4 (6.90%) IT Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Web Services
2 2 (3.45%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.45%) PKI
2 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) DataPower
3 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (62.07%) Windows
2 29 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.90%) Linux
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Change Management
2 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL
4 11 (18.97%) Data Analysis
5 9 (15.52%) TOGAF
6 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
6 7 (12.07%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) Service Management
8 3 (5.17%) High Availability
8 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) B2B
9 2 (3.45%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) Python
3 2 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
1 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) CCA
2 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.45%) CISSP
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CCAA
4 1 (1.72%) CCEE
4 1 (1.72%) CCIA
4 1 (1.72%) CCNA
4 1 (1.72%) CCSE
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.72%) VCAP
4 1 (1.72%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (46.55%) XenApp
2 24 (41.38%) XenServer
3 21 (36.21%) XenDesktop
4 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
5 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (24.14%) vSphere
7 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
8 12 (20.69%) UAG
9 10 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
12 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) EdgeSight
1 4 (6.90%) SCOM
2 2 (3.45%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.72%) cPanel
3 1 (1.72%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.72%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Citrix
2 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
3 32 (55.17%) VMware
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco
5 6 (10.34%) AppSense
6 4 (6.90%) F5
6 4 (6.90%) Juniper
6 4 (6.90%) NetApp
7 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.17%) IronPort
7 3 (5.17%) Wyse
8 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.45%) HP
8 2 (3.45%) Mitel
8 2 (3.45%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle
8 2 (3.45%) Polycom
8 2 (3.45%) Sonus
9 1 (1.72%) Foundry
9 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
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