Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 127 99
Rank change year-on-year +11 -28 +29
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 7 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.21% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.45% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £500 £283
90th Percentile £568 £500 £564
Scotland median daily rate £375 £423 £425
% change year-on-year -11.24% -0.59% +0.59%
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 275 245 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.31% 8.72% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 148 89
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £203 £142 £198
90th Percentile £594 £588 £513
Scotland median daily rate £425 £338 £365
% change year-on-year +25.93% -7.53% -1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £16.68 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.92% -67.92% +94.39%
10th Percentile £15.04 £15.80 £17.65
90th Percentile £34.45 £17.41 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% -32.61% -38.67%

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 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
2 4 (57.14%) Meraki
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell

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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Skype
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Charles River Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cacti
2 1 (14.29%) AppDNA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Meraki
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
5 1 (14.29%) Charles River
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) VMware