Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 192 251 234
Rank change year-on-year +59 -17 -13
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 21 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.056% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.55% 0.52% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 23
City of London median daily rate £425 £438 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -5.41% +1.37%
10th Percentile £383 £354 £313
90th Percentile £533 £475 £538
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £456
% change year-on-year -5.56% -1.37% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 591 764 774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.71% 10.73% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 588 599
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £199 £156 £208
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 31 15
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +10.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.00 £11.35
90th Percentile £27.00 £25.50 £22.85
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.88 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.93% +14.42% -13.16%

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 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 18 (85.71%) Citrix
2 12 (57.14%) XenApp
3 10 (47.62%) XenDesktop
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (33.33%) Firewall
6 7 (33.33%) Banking
6 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 6 (28.57%) Azure
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) LAN
8 5 (23.81%) CCA
8 5 (23.81%) vSphere
8 5 (23.81%) Office 365
8 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
8 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
9 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
9 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
9 4 (19.05%) SCCM
9 4 (19.05%) Network Security
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (19.05%) AWS

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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Azure
2 5 (23.81%) Office 365
3 4 (19.05%) AWS
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (4.76%) GCP
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) MPLS
3 4 (19.05%) Network Security
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) WLAN
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) RIP
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) React
1 1 (4.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Runbook
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCA
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) XenApp
2 10 (47.62%) XenDesktop
3 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) vSphere
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 3 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (9.52%) VMware NSX
9 1 (4.76%) Firmware
9 1 (4.76%) KVM
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Istio
3 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.76%) Netcool
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Salt
3 1 (4.76%) Terraform
3 1 (4.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Citrix
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
7 3 (14.29%) F5
7 3 (14.29%) Ivanti
8 2 (9.52%) Dell
9 1 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (4.76%) Google
9 1 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (4.76%) McAfee
9 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
9 1 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.76%) Splunk
9 1 (4.76%) Symantec
9 1 (4.76%) Zscaler