Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 215 209
Rank change year-on-year -24 -6 +35
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 16 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 1.93% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 16
City of London median daily rate £438 £475 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +20.25% -0.63%
10th Percentile £313 £273 £300
90th Percentile £496 £515 £506
Central London median daily rate £421 £475 £408
% change year-on-year -11.32% +16.56% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
City of London median hourly rate - £24.86 -
Central London median hourly rate - £39.93 -

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 876 672 767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.66% 10.99% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 510 574
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £230 £198 £257
90th Percentile £625 £625 £597
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 18
City of London median hourly rate £18.10 £21.16 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.44% -15.38% +33.69%
10th Percentile £12.13 £12.88 £18.50
90th Percentile £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £21.16 £22.00
% change year-on-year -14.44% -3.84% +15.79%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) XenApp
2 9 (56.25%) XenDesktop
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) vSphere
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) VPN
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) Ivanti
7 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
7 4 (25.00%) F5
7 4 (25.00%) IaaS
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (25.00%) VSAN
8 3 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (18.75%) Application Virtualisation
8 3 (18.75%) VMware NSX
8 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010

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 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) IaaS
3 2 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
1 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) VSAN
3 3 (18.75%) BGP
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) OSPF
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (12.50%) GLBP
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) Multicast
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Server Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SAN Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Server Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) WAP
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (6.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
2 3 (18.75%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Server Building
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) XenApp
1 9 (56.25%) XenDesktop
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) vSphere
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (18.75%) VMware NSX
7 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (12.50%) XenServer
8 1 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP SIM
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (6.25%) vRealize
2 1 (6.25%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (25.00%) Ivanti
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
6 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 2 (12.50%) Altiris
6 2 (12.50%) Wyse
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Juniper
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard