Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 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
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 121 130
Rank change year-on-year +40 +9 -35
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 11 2 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.085% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 0.74% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +17.65%
Scotland median daily rate £563 £303 £423
% change year-on-year +85.95% -28.40% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 174 270 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.81% 11.48% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 151 145
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.27%
10th Percentile £186 £200 £147
90th Percentile £586 £594 £558
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.77% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £25.50 £16.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.88% -25.87%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.90 £15.50
% change year-on-year +95.53% +15.48% -46.09%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in Edinburgh

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NetScaler in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for NetScaler in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) XenApp
4 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (27.27%) Antivirus Management
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Fiddler
5 3 (27.27%) SCOM
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (27.27%) Lumension
5 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (27.27%) VMware

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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (18.18%) Apigee
1 2 (18.18%) AWS
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Fiddler
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Support
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server Support
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) EJB
1 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 2 (18.18%) Java EE
1 2 (18.18%) JPA
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Vert.x
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) CMDB
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) DataPower
3 2 (18.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Antivirus Management
1 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Kanban
2 2 (18.18%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VBScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCSA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
1 3 (27.27%) WSUS
2 2 (18.18%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (18.18%) Cacti
2 2 (18.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
3 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
4 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Ivanti
4 3 (27.27%) Lumension
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) CA
5 2 (18.18%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Meraki
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds