The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for NetScaler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Citrix NetScaler
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.39% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +13.57% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +57.69%  

NetScaler is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 57 50 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 15.88% 15.43% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 21
Median daily rate £415 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.68% -14.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £140 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing NetScaler as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in Bedfordshire

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in Bedfordshire

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Luton - 4 £425 -
NetScaler
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) CMMI
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Trustwave
4 2 (40.00%) Meru Networks
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) VCAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 5 (100.00%) CMMI
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE Security
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) HP APS
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VCAP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Meru Networks
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Trustwave
3 2 (40.00%) Virgin Media