Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 122 127
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 16 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.73% 1.77% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 - £416
10th Percentile £393 - £367
90th Percentile £538 - £482
Scotland median daily rate £469 £275 £370
% change year-on-year +70.45% -25.68% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 279 282 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.46% 13.30% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 151 106
Edinburgh median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £210 £206 £214
90th Percentile £555 £500 £492
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +6.62% +3.03% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £31.00 £33.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.46% +34.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £30.50 £12.53 £12.35
90th Percentile £31.50 £52.12 £34.85
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year - +73.91% -42.50%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing NetScaler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in Edinburgh

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in Edinburgh

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) F5
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Internet
5 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
5 7 (43.75%) Banking
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) LDAP
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) JBoss
5 7 (43.75%) SOAP
5 7 (43.75%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) XSLT
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) BIG-IP
5 7 (43.75%) PKI
5 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
5 7 (43.75%) Java EE
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Change Control
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) Clustering

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (43.75%) JBoss
1 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) IaaS
1 4 (25.00%) PaaS
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Internet
3 7 (43.75%) BIG-IP
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) LDAP
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) 802.11
4 4 (25.00%) BGP
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (25.00%) HSRP
4 4 (25.00%) Intranet
4 4 (25.00%) IPsec
4 4 (25.00%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) OSPF
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Platform Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Java EE
1 7 (43.75%) SOAP
1 7 (43.75%) XML
1 7 (43.75%) XSLT
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 4 (25.00%) Ajax
2 4 (25.00%) EJB
2 4 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) JPA
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) PKI
2 5 (31.25%) Clustering
3 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (25.00%) DataPower
4 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
5 1 (6.25%) CMDB
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Change Control
1 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (25.00%) Runbook
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
3 3 (18.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Content Management
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 5 (31.25%) VBScript
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (31.25%) XenApp
1 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (31.25%) WSUS
2 4 (25.00%) Cacti
3 3 (18.75%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) F5
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) IBM
7 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (18.75%) Adobe
8 3 (18.75%) AppSense
8 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
8 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
8 3 (18.75%) Imperva