Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 May 2018 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 of England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 177 168
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +10
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 15 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 1.66% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 12
East of England median daily rate £338 £438 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.86% +40.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £381 £260
90th Percentile £388 £486 £511
England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -43.75% +88.24% -18.27%

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 East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 705 721 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.00% 16.78% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 401 383
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £151 £163 £205
90th Percentile £554 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 69 55
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% -36.84% +56.30%
10th Percentile £12.18 £10.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.10 £57.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.50% -20.40% +16.28%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing NetScaler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the East of England

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in the East of England

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in the East of England

NetScaler
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScaler in the East of England

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 5 - - 3
Hertfordshire -14 5 £300 -33.33% 2
Bedfordshire -1 3 £365 -11.52%
Essex - 2 £350 - 1
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) XenApp
4 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) DHCP
4 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 5 (33.33%) VLAN
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) CCNP
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Windows NT
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
7 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (20.00%) Symantec

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) Akamai
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) DWDM
4 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (13.33%) HTTP
4 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) SNMP
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) The Twelve-Factor App
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCA
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) XenApp
3 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) BitLocker
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) VirtualBox
5 3 (20.00%) XenServer
6 1 (6.67%) NFS
6 1 (6.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (13.33%) XenMobile
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
3 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Acronis
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Ivanti
4 3 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 3 (20.00%) McAfee
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Sophos
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (13.33%) Arista
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 2 (13.33%) Riverbed