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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
England / South West
Rank 127 147 143
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.13% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 0.92% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £313 £285 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -26.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £277 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £305 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -3.84%

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
401 433 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.79% 14.47% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 289 195
Median daily rate £352 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 25 33
Median hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.85 £44.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire - 7 £275 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Wireless
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) VPN
3 8 (72.73%) DNS
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
4 7 (63.64%) SIEM
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (36.36%) Information Security
7 4 (36.36%) Migration
7 4 (36.36%) Intel Security
7 4 (36.36%) Juniper
7 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
7 4 (36.36%) Security Management
7 4 (36.36%) SSL
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 4 (36.36%) Aruba
7 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
7 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (36.36%) SANS

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 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
1 9 (81.82%) Wireless
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) SSL
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
1 7 (63.64%) SIEM
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Data Encryption
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Network Segmentation
3 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (18.18%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SANS
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 4 (36.36%) Aruba
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) Intel Security
5 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Varonis
6 1 (9.09%) Wyse