The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for NetScaler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetScaler over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 92 97
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 1.10% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £319
% change year-on-year +14.28% +9.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +57.69%  

NetScaler is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 173 182 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.48% 12.00% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 118 119
Median daily rate £313 £425 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +24.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 12
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.75 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.27% -39.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £65.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing NetScaler as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NetScaler in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScaler in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 £375 -
Derbyshire -15 1 £300 -29.41%
Leicestershire - 1 - -
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetScaler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) TACACS
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware