Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 128 229 244
Rank change year-on-year +101 +15 -27
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 7 13 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.95% 1.83% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 11
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £255 £364 £325
90th Percentile £588 £544 £500
Central London median daily rate £425 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -8.11% +2.78% -5.26%
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 237 709 866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.63% 10.90% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 529 681
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £255 £208 £205
90th Percentile £638 £661 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 26
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +72.41% -10.90%
10th Percentile £35.00 £13.85 £14.50
90th Percentile £49.35 £44.80 £34.13
Median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% +71.05% -10.19%

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

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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 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NetScaler in the City of London

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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 7 August 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 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (42.86%) Skype
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Ivanti
5 3 (42.86%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (28.57%) Hitachi
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) IBM
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (28.57%) Build Automation

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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (42.86%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) International Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Ivanti
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Hitachi
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Nimble Storage