Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 221 230
Rank change year-on-year -31 +9 +12
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 5 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.072% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 3.25% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 11
City of London median daily rate £425 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £408
90th Percentile £475 £538 £525
Central London median daily rate £450 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £55.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 762 739 953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.95% 10.52% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 575 732
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £162 £213 £286
90th Percentile £625 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 12
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +7.10%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.86 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £23.28 £32.83
Central London median hourly rate £18.76 £16.96 £18.45
% change year-on-year +10.63% -8.09% +4.00%

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

NetScaler
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

NetScaler
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 12 November 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (40.00%) WebEx
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (40.00%) XMPP
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) Ivanti
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio

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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WebEx
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XMPP
2 1 (20.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (40.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (40.00%) BCP
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Ivanti
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft