Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 16 February 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 89 120
Rank change year-on-year -31 +31 +35
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 69 76 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.81% 2.12% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% 9.41% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 32
Hampshire median daily rate £418 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% -5.88% +36.00%
10th Percentile £343 £363 £300
90th Percentile £623 £490 £588
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £435
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.17% +24.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 787 808 877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.63% 22.49% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 426 579
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +1.97%
10th Percentile £300 £194 £250
90th Percentile £550 £513 £520
South East median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.81% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 48 62
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.50 £20.06 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.09% +6.99% -50.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.40 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.00 £59.74 £46.96
South East median hourly rate £19.19 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +6.63% -16.28% -38.57%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in Hampshire

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in Hampshire

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in Hampshire

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
Winchester +5 26 £404 +1.06%
Southampton -13 8 £375 - 3
Havant +6 7 £413 -2.94%
Fareham - 4 £613 - 1
NetScaler
South East

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 58 (84.06%) Citrix
2 46 (66.67%) Windows
3 42 (60.87%) Windows Server
4 39 (56.52%) VMware
5 37 (53.62%) Migration
5 37 (53.62%) XenDesktop
6 33 (47.83%) Firewall
7 30 (43.48%) Dell
7 30 (43.48%) Hyper-V
8 29 (42.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
10 27 (39.13%) XenApp
10 27 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (36.23%) Office 365
12 24 (34.78%) Windows 10
12 24 (34.78%) PowerShell
12 24 (34.78%) DNS
12 24 (34.78%) Microsoft App-V
12 24 (34.78%) McAfee
13 23 (33.33%) Active Directory
13 23 (33.33%) ITIL
14 21 (30.43%) SCCM
15 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (28.99%) Application Packaging
15 20 (28.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Intune
16 19 (27.54%) VMware ESXi
16 19 (27.54%) XenServer
16 19 (27.54%) Linux
16 19 (27.54%) Cisco

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (18.84%) Skype for Business
2 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (36.23%) Office 365
3 14 (20.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (13.04%) SaaS
5 7 (10.14%) Yammer
6 6 (8.70%) Boomi
7 5 (7.25%) IaaS
7 5 (7.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (47.83%) Firewall
2 24 (34.78%) DNS
3 18 (26.09%) DHCP
4 15 (21.74%) Network Security
4 15 (21.74%) VLAN
5 14 (20.29%) Fibre Channel
5 14 (20.29%) iSCSI
5 14 (20.29%) SAN
6 12 (17.39%) Skype
7 7 (10.14%) SMTP
8 1 (1.45%) FTP
8 1 (1.45%) HTTP
8 1 (1.45%) SSL
8 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Architect
3 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Designer
4 8 (11.59%) Solutions Designer
5 7 (10.14%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Messaging Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Migration Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Server Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Clustering
2 15 (21.74%) Fat Client
2 15 (21.74%) PKI
2 15 (21.74%) Thin Client
3 7 (10.14%) CMDB
3 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.90%) DataPower
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (66.67%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 24 (34.78%) Windows 10
4 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (27.54%) Linux
6 17 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (10.14%) CentOS
8 4 (5.80%) Unix
9 3 (4.35%) AIX
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.45%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Migration
2 23 (33.33%) ITIL
3 20 (28.99%) Application Packaging
3 20 (28.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (20.29%) High Availability
4 14 (20.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 13 (18.84%) Technical Leadership
6 12 (17.39%) Network Design
7 11 (15.94%) Load Balancing
8 7 (10.14%) Analytics
8 7 (10.14%) TOGAF
9 6 (8.70%) Change Management
9 6 (8.70%) Service Management
9 6 (8.70%) Storage Virtualisation
10 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.80%) Content Management
11 4 (5.80%) CRM
11 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (5.80%) ERP
11 4 (5.80%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 12 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (10.14%) CCA
2 7 (10.14%) CCSE
3 3 (4.35%) CCSA
3 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 37 (53.62%) XenDesktop
2 30 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 27 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (39.13%) XenApp
4 24 (34.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 23 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 19 (27.54%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (27.54%) XenServer
7 10 (14.49%) DFS Replication
8 3 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (30.43%) SCCM
2 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (21.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (13.04%) Nessus
5 7 (10.14%) Ansible
5 7 (10.14%) Packer
5 7 (10.14%) Puppet
5 7 (10.14%) Terraform
6 3 (4.35%) AirWatch
6 3 (4.35%) SCOM
6 3 (4.35%) SCVMM
6 3 (4.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 58 (84.06%) Citrix
2 39 (56.52%) VMware
3 30 (43.48%) Dell
4 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
5 24 (34.78%) McAfee
6 19 (27.54%) Cisco
7 18 (26.09%) Red Hat
8 17 (24.64%) CheckPoint
9 12 (17.39%) Oracle
10 10 (14.49%) Palo Alto
11 9 (13.04%) Qualys
12 7 (10.14%) CA
12 7 (10.14%) ServiceNow
13 6 (8.70%) ForgeRock
13 6 (8.70%) SAP
13 6 (8.70%) Sitecore
14 5 (7.25%) IBM
15 3 (4.35%) HP
15 3 (4.35%) Ivanti
16 2 (2.90%) IronPort