The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank - 129 137
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.100% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.84% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £488 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +225.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+57.69% +4.00%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
500 356 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.09% 11.83% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 201 220
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 38
Median hourly rate £30.75 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.34% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.08 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetScaler across the South West region.

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in the South West

NetScaler
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

NetScaler Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 West region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Wyse
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse