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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller
Rank 216 244 238
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 27 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.046% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 0.25% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 3
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£338 £444 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.94% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £379 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £509 £435
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 £27.75 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -
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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
1847 1584 2055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.90% 18.13% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 723 605
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £188 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 94 161
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 £12.50 £13.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 11 £400 - 1
Hampshire - 9 £325 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £238 -
Surrey -4 1 £450 +24.13%
West Sussex - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (90.00%) Citrix
2 24 (60.00%) Windows
3 23 (57.50%) XenApp
4 19 (47.50%) VMware
5 14 (35.00%) Firewall
6 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
6 13 (32.50%) XenDesktop
7 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
7 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
7 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
8 9 (22.50%) XenServer
8 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
9 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (20.00%) DNS
10 7 (17.50%) SSL
10 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (17.50%) Nokia
10 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
10 7 (17.50%) ProxySG
10 7 (17.50%) vSphere
10 7 (17.50%) Lync
11 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (15.00%) Network Security
11 6 (15.00%) Finance
11 6 (15.00%) WAN
11 6 (15.00%) IIS
12 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (15.00%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) SSL
4 6 (15.00%) Network Security
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
5 4 (10.00%) DHCP
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (7.50%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.00%) VLAN
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (5.00%) LAN
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.00%) SAN
8 1 (2.50%) BGP
8 1 (2.50%) Internet
8 1 (2.50%) IPsec
8 1 (2.50%) VPN
8 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
1 2 (5.00%) WebCenter
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.50%) SAML
2 1 (2.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) AIX
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.50%) SUSE
7 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.50%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.00%) SOA
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Management
5 1 (2.50%) Time Management
5 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.50%) Line Management
5 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) 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%) CCVP
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) XenApp
2 13 (32.50%) XenDesktop
3 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (22.50%) XenServer
5 7 (17.50%) ProxySG
5 7 (17.50%) vSphere
6 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 4 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
10 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (2.50%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
1 3 (7.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) XenMobile
2 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Citrix
2 19 (47.50%) VMware
3 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.50%) Nokia
5 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
6 5 (12.50%) AppSense
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco
8 3 (7.50%) Symantec
8 3 (7.50%) IBM
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle
9 2 (5.00%) F5
9 2 (5.00%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) Websense
10 1 (2.50%) Apple
10 1 (2.50%) FatWire
10 1 (2.50%) Wyse
10 1 (2.50%) Dell
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