Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for NetScaler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetScaler over the 6 months to 17 December 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 53 76
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 -
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.30% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.08% 2.56% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Cardiff median daily rate £280 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.44% -18.18% -
10th Percentile £265 £213 £223
90th Percentile £319 £238 £300
South Wales median daily rate £280 £350 £285
% change year-on-year -20.00% +22.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

NetScaler is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 99 78 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.05% 14.21% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 62 127
Cardiff median daily rate £310 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.33% +16.28% -14.00%
10th Percentile £135 £184 £213
90th Percentile £450 £488 £475
South Wales median daily rate £325 £390 £325
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £19.90 - £20.00
South Wales median hourly rate £22.38 £55.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -59.31% +171.60% +26.56%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing NetScaler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in Cardiff

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (50.00%) XenServer
4 4 (50.00%) CCAA
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) CCA
5 3 (37.50%) POP3
5 3 (37.50%) SMTP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) NHS
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Legal
6 2 (25.00%) ITSM
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) POP3
2 3 (37.50%) SMTP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCAA
3 3 (37.50%) CCA
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) AppSense
3 1 (12.50%) NVIDIA