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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix NetScaler
Rank 125 - 143
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 11 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% - 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £60.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +116.21%
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
381 468 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.60% 14.14% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 228 344
Median daily rate £325 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.50% +7.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £181 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 34
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.46 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.09% +69.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.75 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol - 8 £293 -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) XenApp
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
5 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 5 (45.45%) MCSE
7 5 (45.45%) CCA
7 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (36.36%) MCSA
8 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
9 3 (27.27%) VMware
9 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 3 (27.27%) DHCP
9 3 (27.27%) DNS
9 3 (27.27%) SLA
9 3 (27.27%) Cisco
9 3 (27.27%) Firewall
9 3 (27.27%) Dell KACE
9 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
10 2 (18.18%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (18.18%) Internet
10 2 (18.18%) Blackberry

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 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix Systems Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Support
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) CCA
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (36.36%) MCSA
5 2 (18.18%) MCP
6 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) XenApp
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Dell KACE
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Varonis
4 1 (9.09%) Wyse