The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 461 484 477
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7  
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 119 143 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 1.85% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 78 73
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £319
% change year-on-year +14.28% +9.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Median hourly rate £24.93 - £29.15
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 - £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £138.75 - £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +57.69%  

NetScaler is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5815 7734 7530
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.68% 15.88% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3458 4791 4313
Median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 352 440
Median hourly rate £24.86 £28.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +22.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing NetScaler as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in England

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in England

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in England

NetScaler
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScaler in England

NetScaler
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NetScaler in England

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 50 £425 - 8
South East +52 31 £405 -1.58% 6
North West +27 12 £381 +8.92% 1
East of England -1 10 £450 +20.00% 3
South West - 7 £483 - 2
East Midlands -7 5 £375 +7.14%
North East +55 2 - -
West Midlands -15 1 £375 -18.91% 8
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
NetScaler
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 172 (79.26%) Citrix
2 108 (49.77%) Cisco
3 101 (46.54%) Firewall
4 96 (44.24%) Windows
5 92 (42.40%) VMware
6 82 (37.79%) Microsoft
7 59 (27.19%) XenDesktop
8 53 (24.42%) Active Directory
8 53 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 52 (23.96%) XenApp
10 49 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 48 (22.12%) DNS
12 47 (21.66%) Cisco Certification
12 47 (21.66%) Load Balancing
13 46 (21.20%) LAN
14 45 (20.74%) Windows Server
15 44 (20.28%) PowerShell
15 44 (20.28%) WAN
16 43 (19.82%) Wireless
17 42 (19.35%) Data Centre
18 40 (18.43%) VPN
18 40 (18.43%) CCNP
19 39 (17.97%) CheckPoint
20 38 (17.51%) Hyper-V
21 36 (16.59%) Cisco Nexus
22 33 (15.21%) Network Security
22 33 (15.21%) VMware ESXi
23 32 (14.75%) Skype for Business
23 32 (14.75%) XenServer
24 30 (13.82%) TCP/IP

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 32 (14.75%) Skype for Business
2 8 (3.69%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.30%) IIS
3 5 (2.30%) nginx
3 5 (2.30%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.92%) Apache
6 2 (0.92%) JBoss
6 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.99%) Office 365
2 8 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.69%) IaaS
2 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.23%) PaaS
4 3 (1.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.46%) iTunes
5 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.46%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 101 (46.54%) Firewall
2 48 (22.12%) DNS
3 46 (21.20%) LAN
4 44 (20.28%) WAN
5 43 (19.82%) Wireless
6 40 (18.43%) VPN
7 36 (16.59%) Cisco Nexus
8 33 (15.21%) Network Security
9 30 (13.82%) TCP/IP
10 28 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (11.98%) BGP
12 24 (11.06%) MPLS
12 24 (11.06%) SSL
13 23 (10.60%) DHCP
13 23 (10.60%) VLAN
14 20 (9.22%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (8.29%) VoIP
16 17 (7.83%) Cisco ISE
17 16 (7.37%) OSPF
17 16 (7.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.38%) Couchbase
3 3 (1.38%) Redis
4 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (3.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.38%) Selenium
4 3 (1.38%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.38%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.92%) MSI
6 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (10.60%) Finance
2 13 (5.99%) Banking
3 10 (4.61%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.30%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.92%) Law
5 2 (0.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (26.27%) Network Engineer
2 29 (13.36%) Consultant
3 24 (11.06%) Citrix Engineer
4 21 (9.68%) Designer
5 19 (8.76%) Architect
5 19 (8.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 19 (8.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 19 (8.76%) Security Engineer
6 17 (7.83%) Solutions Designer
7 13 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.53%) Analyst
8 12 (5.53%) Citrix Consultant
9 8 (3.69%) Citrix Specialist
9 8 (3.69%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (3.69%) Network Analyst
10 7 (3.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (3.23%) Cisco Analyst
10 7 (3.23%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 7 (3.23%) Network Consultant
10 7 (3.23%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.91%) 802.1X
2 8 (3.69%) Regular Expression
3 6 (2.76%) SAML
4 5 (2.30%) .NET
4 5 (2.30%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.30%) Web Services
5 2 (0.92%) LAMP
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.46%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.46%) Ajax
6 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.46%) COM
6 1 (0.46%) CSS
6 1 (0.46%) HTML
6 1 (0.46%) REST
6 1 (0.46%) WCF
6 1 (0.46%) WPF
6 1 (0.46%) XML
6 1 (0.46%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.53%) Clustering
3 8 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.23%) BBC
4 7 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.76%) PKI
6 5 (2.30%) BYOD
6 5 (2.30%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.30%) FlexPod
6 5 (2.30%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.92%) FMCG
8 2 (0.92%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 96 (44.24%) Windows
2 49 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (20.74%) Windows Server
4 29 (13.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (12.90%) Linux
6 13 (5.99%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.07%) Windows 10
8 8 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.23%) Unix
10 5 (2.30%) CentOS
11 3 (1.38%) Android
11 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.92%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.66%) Load Balancing
2 30 (13.82%) Migration
3 26 (11.98%) Kalman Filter
4 23 (10.60%) ITIL
4 23 (10.60%) Web Filtering
5 22 (10.14%) Network Design
5 22 (10.14%) TOGAF
6 21 (9.68%) Change Management
7 16 (7.37%) Email Filtering
7 16 (7.37%) High Availability
8 14 (6.45%) Project Management
9 12 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (5.53%) Network Management
9 12 (5.53%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (5.07%) SIEM
11 10 (4.61%) Patch Management
12 9 (4.15%) Information Security
13 8 (3.69%) Problem Management
13 8 (3.69%) Security Architecture
13 8 (3.69%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 44 (20.28%) PowerShell
2 9 (4.15%) Perl
2 9 (4.15%) SQL
3 8 (3.69%) Python
4 5 (2.30%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.30%) C#
4 5 (2.30%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.84%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.38%) C
6 3 (1.38%) Java
6 3 (1.38%) Ruby
7 2 (0.92%) VB
8 1 (0.46%) PHP
8 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.46%) VB6
8 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (21.66%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (18.43%) CCNP
3 26 (11.98%) Security Cleared
4 22 (10.14%) CCIE
4 22 (10.14%) CCNA
5 15 (6.91%) SC Cleared
6 12 (5.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (5.07%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (3.69%) CCDP
10 7 (3.23%) CCA
11 6 (2.76%) SANS
12 5 (2.30%) MCSE
13 4 (1.84%) JNCIS
13 4 (1.84%) VCP6
14 3 (1.38%) CCSP
14 3 (1.38%) CISSP
14 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.38%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.38%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.69%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.84%) HIPAA
3 4 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.38%) SLA
5 2 (0.92%) GDPR
6 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 59 (27.19%) XenDesktop
2 53 (24.42%) Active Directory
2 53 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (23.96%) XenApp
4 38 (17.51%) Hyper-V
5 33 (15.21%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (14.75%) XenServer
7 26 (11.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (9.22%) vSphere
9 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (2.76%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (2.30%) DFS Replication
10 5 (2.30%) vCloud
11 4 (1.84%) Docker
11 4 (1.84%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.92%) NFS
12 2 (0.92%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.46%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (10.60%) SCCM
2 16 (7.37%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (4.15%) SCOM
4 8 (3.69%) Cacti
5 7 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (3.23%) vCenter Server
6 6 (2.76%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.76%) XenMobile
7 5 (2.30%) FortiGate
7 5 (2.30%) OpenView
7 5 (2.30%) QRadar
7 5 (2.30%) SCVMM
7 5 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (1.84%) AppDNA
8 4 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.38%) Graphite
9 3 (1.38%) Rundeck
9 3 (1.38%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.92%) Nexpose
10 2 (0.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 172 (79.26%) Citrix
2 108 (49.77%) Cisco
3 92 (42.40%) VMware
4 82 (37.79%) Microsoft
5 39 (17.97%) CheckPoint
6 29 (13.36%) Juniper
7 27 (12.44%) F5
7 27 (12.44%) Palo Alto
8 21 (9.68%) HP
8 21 (9.68%) SolarWinds
9 15 (6.91%) AppSense
9 15 (6.91%) Fortinet
10 14 (6.45%) Dell
11 11 (5.07%) Brocade
11 11 (5.07%) McAfee
12 10 (4.61%) NetApp
13 9 (4.15%) Arista
13 9 (4.15%) Extreme Networks
13 9 (4.15%) Virgin Media
14 7 (3.23%) Rackspace
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