The table below looks at the statistics for NetScaler skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
UK
Rank 479 494 487
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 123 133 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 1.75% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 80 85
Median daily rate £365 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £21.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.82% -18.26%
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 across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6711 7583 7851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.99% 14.58% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4187 4469 4290
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 324 451
Median hourly rate £23.95 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

NetScaler
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NetScaler as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NetScaler Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetScaler
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetScaler within the UK.

NetScaler Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NetScaler
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScaler within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

NetScaler Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NetScaler
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler within the UK.

NetScaler Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NetScaler
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +22 108 £363 -3.33% 17
South East +37 50 £369 +11.74% 6
London +3 34 £363 -14.70% 7
Hampshire +4 21 £375 +19.04% 2
Edinburgh +29 14 £425 -5.55%
Scotland +28 14 £425 -5.55%
Berkshire +11 12 £450 +18.42% 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £325 - 1
South West +9 9 £313 +9.64% 1
Yorkshire +25 7 £336 -23.14%
Wiltshire - 7 £275 -
City of London +8 5 £300 -33.33% 1
Surrey +9 4 £325 -13.33% 1
Hertfordshire -3 4 - -
East of England -6 4 - -
Oxford - 4 £325 - 1
Woking - 4 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire +17 3 - -
Southampton +7 3 £341 +9.20%
South Yorkshire +4 3 £336 -24.01%
Winchester +1 3 £400 +21.21%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - -
Maidenhead - 3 £535 -
Swindon - 3 £253 -
West Midlands +1 2 - - 2
Salisbury - 2 £365 -
West Sussex - 2 £400 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £550 -
Crawley - 2 £400 -
Bradford - 2 - -

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 178 (74.17%) Citrix
2 132 (55.00%) Cisco
3 113 (47.08%) Microsoft
4 106 (44.17%) Windows
4 106 (44.17%) VMware
5 101 (42.08%) Firewall
6 84 (35.00%) CheckPoint
7 70 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 69 (28.75%) XenApp
9 68 (28.33%) Active Directory
10 64 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 63 (26.25%) Windows Server
12 59 (24.58%) Load Balancing
12 59 (24.58%) Data Centre
13 56 (23.33%) XenDesktop
14 53 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
15 52 (21.67%) Wireless
16 51 (21.25%) Cisco ASA
17 49 (20.42%) Network Security
17 49 (20.42%) DNS
17 49 (20.42%) WAN
18 43 (17.92%) PowerShell
19 42 (17.50%) LAN
20 40 (16.67%) Linux
20 40 (16.67%) F5
21 39 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
22 38 (15.83%) Palo Alto
23 37 (15.42%) Cisco Nexus
23 37 (15.42%) Microsoft App-V
24 34 (14.17%) Migration

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills 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 14 (5.83%) Skype for Business
2 10 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.08%) IIS
6 3 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.83%) JBoss
7 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.75%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.08%) IaaS
3 13 (5.42%) SaaS
4 12 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (4.17%) Office 365
6 7 (2.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.42%) G Suite
7 1 (0.42%) iTunes
7 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 101 (42.08%) Firewall
2 52 (21.67%) Wireless
3 51 (21.25%) Cisco ASA
4 49 (20.42%) DNS
4 49 (20.42%) Network Security
4 49 (20.42%) WAN
5 42 (17.50%) LAN
6 37 (15.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (14.17%) VPN
8 31 (12.92%) DHCP
9 25 (10.42%) SSL
10 19 (7.92%) Internet
10 19 (7.92%) SAN
11 17 (7.08%) Cisco Wireless
11 17 (7.08%) MPLS
12 15 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (5.83%) TCP/IP
13 14 (5.83%) VoIP
14 13 (5.42%) FCoE
14 13 (5.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (11.25%) Finance
2 19 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.75%) Banking
3 9 (3.75%) Marketing
4 8 (3.33%) Retail
5 7 (2.92%) Publishing
6 3 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (27.08%) Network Engineer
2 42 (17.50%) Architect
3 31 (12.92%) Consultant
4 25 (10.42%) Security Engineer
5 22 (9.17%) Citrix Engineer
6 19 (7.92%) Designer
6 19 (7.92%) Network Security Engineer
7 18 (7.50%) Citrix Consultant
8 15 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
9 14 (5.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (5.00%) Analyst
11 11 (4.58%) Citrix Specialist
11 11 (4.58%) Security Architect
12 10 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
13 9 (3.75%) Infrastructure Support
13 9 (3.75%) Network Designer
13 9 (3.75%) SAP Architect
14 8 (3.33%) Juniper Engineer
14 8 (3.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.75%) SAML
2 8 (3.33%) Regular Expression
3 5 (2.08%) Web Services
4 4 (1.67%) .NET
5 3 (1.25%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.25%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.83%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.83%) ADO.NET
6 2 (0.83%) Ajax
6 2 (0.83%) CSS
6 2 (0.83%) HTML
6 2 (0.83%) Middleware
6 2 (0.83%) WCF
6 2 (0.83%) WPF
6 2 (0.83%) XML
6 2 (0.83%) XSL
7 1 (0.42%) OAuth
7 1 (0.42%) OpenID
7 1 (0.42%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (24.58%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.83%) Clustering
3 11 (4.58%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (3.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 8 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 8 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.92%) CMDB
7 6 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.08%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.25%) Replication
11 2 (0.83%) BBC
11 2 (0.83%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.83%) PKI
11 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.83%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (0.83%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 106 (44.17%) Windows
2 70 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (26.25%) Windows Server
4 53 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (16.67%) Linux
6 19 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (5.42%) Windows 7
9 12 (5.00%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.92%) Unix
11 4 (1.67%) Solaris
12 2 (0.83%) Android
12 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.58%) Load Balancing
2 34 (14.17%) Migration
3 26 (10.83%) TOGAF
4 21 (8.75%) ITIL
4 21 (8.75%) Kalman Filter
5 20 (8.33%) Change Management
6 18 (7.50%) Network Design
6 18 (7.50%) Web Filtering
7 15 (6.25%) Network Management
7 15 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.83%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (5.42%) Project Management
10 11 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (4.58%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 10 (4.17%) High Availability
11 10 (4.17%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.33%) Business Transformation
13 8 (3.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.92%) PowerShell
2 14 (5.83%) SQL
3 6 (2.50%) VB
4 4 (1.67%) C#
5 3 (1.25%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.83%) C
6 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.83%) Perl
6 2 (0.83%) Python
6 2 (0.83%) VB6
7 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (11.67%) Security Cleared
3 27 (11.25%) CCNP
4 18 (7.50%) CCNA
4 18 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
5 16 (6.67%) CCIE
6 15 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 13 (5.42%) CCA
8 10 (4.17%) CISSP
9 9 (3.75%) CCDA
10 8 (3.33%) CISMP
10 8 (3.33%) CRISC
10 8 (3.33%) JNCIS
11 7 (2.92%) JNCIA
11 7 (2.92%) JNCIP
12 6 (2.50%) CCSA
12 6 (2.50%) CCSE
12 6 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (2.50%) MCSE
12 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.33%) HIPAA
2 8 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 69 (28.75%) XenApp
2 68 (28.33%) Active Directory
3 64 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (23.33%) XenDesktop
5 37 (15.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 32 (13.33%) XenServer
7 29 (12.08%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (10.42%) Hyper-V
9 15 (6.25%) VMware ESX
10 13 (5.42%) vSphere
11 9 (3.75%) vCloud
12 8 (3.33%) ProxySG
13 6 (2.50%) DFS Replication
14 5 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (1.67%) ISA Server
15 4 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
15 4 (1.67%) VMware Server
16 3 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
17 1 (0.42%) NFS
17 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (7.08%) SCCM
2 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 8 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 6 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (2.50%) OPNET
4 6 (2.50%) XenMobile
5 4 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (1.67%) SCOM
6 3 (1.25%) AppDNA
6 3 (1.25%) DatAdvantage
6 3 (1.25%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.25%) WSUS
7 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.83%) vMotion
8 1 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.42%) DameWare
Vendors
1 178 (74.17%) Citrix
2 132 (55.00%) Cisco
3 113 (47.08%) Microsoft
4 106 (44.17%) VMware
5 84 (35.00%) CheckPoint
6 40 (16.67%) F5
7 38 (15.83%) Palo Alto
8 33 (13.75%) Juniper
9 32 (13.33%) Brocade
10 25 (10.42%) HP
11 23 (9.58%) Dell
12 19 (7.92%) Intel Security
13 18 (7.50%) Blue Coat
14 16 (6.67%) AppSense
14 16 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
14 16 (6.67%) Red Hat
14 16 (6.67%) Riverbed
15 14 (5.83%) Oracle
16 13 (5.42%) Avaya
17 10 (4.17%) SAP
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