Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 239 241
Rank change year-on-year +75 +2 -25
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 17 7 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 0.92% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 18
Median daily rate £400 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +10.34%
10th Percentile £255 £300 £293
90th Percentile £480 £510 £513
Central London median daily rate £398 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +22.40% -13.40% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 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 411 760 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.95% 11.13% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 581 635
Median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £205 £185 £233
90th Percentile £651 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £450 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 20
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.32 £16.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.15% +25.98% -10.92%
10th Percentile £17.16 £17.94 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.65 £37.50 £24.90
Median hourly rate £33.76 £20.65 £16.18
% change year-on-year +63.54% +27.64% -19.44%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing NetScaler as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NetScaler in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for NetScaler in the City of London

NetScaler
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NetScaler in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NetScaler in the City of London

NetScaler
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing NetScaler in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for NetScaler in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 13 (76.47%) Citrix
1 13 (76.47%) XenApp
2 12 (70.59%) XenDesktop
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
6 8 (47.06%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (47.06%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (41.18%) Office 365
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Symantec
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
9 4 (23.53%) Azure
9 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
9 4 (23.53%) Network Security
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
9 4 (23.53%) XenMobile
9 4 (23.53%) Skype
9 4 (23.53%) OneDrive
9 4 (23.53%) McAfee
9 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
9 4 (23.53%) Altiris
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects

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 (23.53%) Skype for Business
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 4 (23.53%) Azure
2 4 (23.53%) OneDrive
3 3 (17.65%) AWS
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Network Security
1 4 (23.53%) Skype
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2016
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Personalization
4 1 (5.88%) Project Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) XenApp
2 12 (70.59%) XenDesktop
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
8 1 (5.88%) UAG
8 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) XenMobile
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Citrix
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
5 4 (23.53%) Altiris
5 4 (23.53%) McAfee
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Ivanti
6 3 (17.65%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (5.88%) NVIDIA
8 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
8 1 (5.88%) Zscaler