Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 186 173
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13 +12
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 13 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% 2.21% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 10
East of England median daily rate £313 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +25.93% -3.57%
10th Percentile £196 £400 £260
90th Percentile £438 £486 £525
England median daily rate £400 £403 £400
% change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -37.50% +33.33%

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 832 858 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.69% 18.18% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 455 479
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £162 £177 £200
90th Percentile £563 £575 £538
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 99 64
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.96 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -49.44% +27.20%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.40 £12.76
90th Percentile £46.88 £42.60 £45.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.05 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.80% -27.80% +21.95%

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

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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

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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 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in the East of England

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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

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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 19 August 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 +5 4 - - 3
Essex - 4 £400 -
Hertfordshire -11 3 £275 -31.76% 1
Bedfordshire -4 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £140 -
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) DNS
4 8 (61.54%) DHCP
4 8 (61.54%) XenApp
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Office 365
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
6 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
7 3 (23.08%) Kaspersky
7 3 (23.08%) XenServer
7 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
7 3 (23.08%) Veeam
7 3 (23.08%) VLAN

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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DHCP
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) VLAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (15.38%) DWDM
5 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
5 2 (15.38%) HTTP
5 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
5 2 (15.38%) IGRP
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Project Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows NT
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Disk Encryption
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) The Twelve-Factor App
2 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) BitLocker
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (23.08%) VirtualBox
4 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 3 (23.08%) XenServer
5 1 (7.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
1 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Acronis
4 3 (23.08%) ESET
4 3 (23.08%) Kaspersky
4 3 (23.08%) McAfee
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Sophos
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
4 3 (23.08%) Veeam
5 2 (15.38%) Arista
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 2 (15.38%) Zscaler
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki