Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 19 August 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 219 225
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 +28
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 13 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 2.95% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 18
City of London median daily rate £450 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £312 £315
90th Percentile £500 £545 £529
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £438
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £24.86 -
Central London median hourly rate - £24.86 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 864 711 934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.36% 10.68% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 534 727
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £205 £185 £263
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £446
% change year-on-year - +0.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 15
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.16 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.19% +11.34% +5.67%
10th Percentile £14.55 £13.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £33.90 £30.00 £26.75
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.16 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.82% +11.34% +3.60%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing NetScaler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScaler in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) XenDesktop
3 7 (53.85%) XenApp
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Ivanti
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
5 5 (38.46%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) Application Packaging
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) vSphere
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) VBScript

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) WebEx
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) VSAN
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.69%) GLBP
4 1 (7.69%) HSRP
4 1 (7.69%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Support
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Citrix Support
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XMPP
2 1 (7.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Application Packaging
1 5 (38.46%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (23.08%) BCP
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) VBScript
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) XenDesktop
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (53.85%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (30.77%) vSphere
5 3 (23.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (23.08%) VMware NSX
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (23.08%) Xen
6 2 (15.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) AirWatch
3 2 (15.38%) Nagios
4 1 (7.69%) vRealize
4 1 (7.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Ivanti
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 2 (15.38%) Wyse
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) McAfee
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow