Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 227 246 222
Rank change year-on-year +19 -24 +3
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 13 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 1.50% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 18
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £364 £325 £312
90th Percentile £544 £500 £545
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 692 867 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.81% 12.36% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 679 529
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £202 £205 £185
90th Percentile £650 £638 £640
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 21
City of London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.05% -10.19% +11.34%
10th Percentile £13.85 £14.55 £13.31
90th Percentile £44.80 £33.90 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.50 £21.16
% change year-on-year +66.67% -7.82% +11.34%

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019, 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 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) XenApp
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Sophos
6 3 (23.08%) CCA
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Meraki
6 3 (23.08%) Veeam
6 3 (23.08%) vSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) F5
7 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
7 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Citrix Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Native
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Chaos Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Operations
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Microservices
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (7.69%) KVM
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Istio
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.69%) Netcool
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Salt
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Terraform
1 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
1 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Meraki
3 3 (23.08%) Sophos
3 3 (23.08%) Veeam
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Ivanti
4 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.69%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk