Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 115 149
Rank change year-on-year +43 +34 +18
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 85 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.48% 1.38% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.76% 6.12% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 25
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.98% -6.67%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £276
90th Percentile £468 £588 £375
South East median daily rate £405 £450 £323
% change year-on-year -10.00% +39.53% -20.62%
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 790 801 925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.08% 22.49% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 531 549
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% -0.65% +10.71%
10th Percentile £180 £255 £256
90th Percentile £518 £513 £506
South East median daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.58% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 49 75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.67% +15.81%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.56 £11.76
90th Percentile £46.17 £47.46 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £17.44 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -22.50% -30.77% +62.50%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 +22 22 £400 -11.11%
Basingstoke -6 15 £565 +12.90% 3
Southampton +6 9 £375 +7.14%
Havant -4 1 £425 -26.09%
NetScaler
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 83 (97.65%) Citrix
2 60 (70.59%) Firewall
3 47 (55.29%) Windows
4 42 (49.41%) Cisco
5 38 (44.71%) Windows Server
6 37 (43.53%) PowerShell
6 37 (43.53%) VMware
7 36 (42.35%) XenServer
8 35 (41.18%) Skype for Business
8 35 (41.18%) TOGAF
9 32 (37.65%) XenDesktop
10 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (35.29%) Hyper-V
10 30 (35.29%) DNS
11 28 (32.94%) VMware ESXi
11 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
12 23 (27.06%) PaaS
12 23 (27.06%) IaaS
13 22 (25.88%) Linux
14 21 (24.71%) CheckPoint
15 20 (23.53%) Juniper
16 19 (22.35%) Network Security
17 18 (21.18%) SC Cleared
17 18 (21.18%) Security Cleared
17 18 (21.18%) WAN
18 17 (20.00%) SSL
18 17 (20.00%) DHCP
18 17 (20.00%) Dell
18 17 (20.00%) Load Balancing
18 17 (20.00%) System Testing

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 35 (41.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.18%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.06%) IaaS
1 23 (27.06%) PaaS
2 6 (7.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (70.59%) Firewall
2 30 (35.29%) DNS
3 19 (22.35%) Network Security
4 18 (21.18%) WAN
5 17 (20.00%) DHCP
5 17 (20.00%) SSL
6 14 (16.47%) VPN
7 12 (14.12%) Wireless
8 10 (11.76%) Internet
9 8 (9.41%) BGP
9 8 (9.41%) OSPF
10 4 (4.71%) SMTP
11 2 (2.35%) LAN
12 1 (1.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Designer
1 29 (34.12%) Solutions Designer
2 28 (32.94%) Architect
3 24 (28.24%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (11.76%) Citrix Designer
6 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Network Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Citrix Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Designer
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.53%) TOGAF Architect
10 2 (2.35%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (4.71%) DataPower
3 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (55.29%) Windows
2 38 (44.71%) Windows Server
3 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (25.88%) Linux
5 12 (14.12%) CentOS
5 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.18%) Unix
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) TOGAF
2 17 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 17 (20.00%) System Testing
2 17 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 14 (16.47%) Email Filtering
3 14 (16.47%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (15.29%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (14.12%) Boundary Protection
6 8 (9.41%) Network Architecture
7 7 (8.24%) Change Management
8 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (3.53%) IT Strategy
8 3 (3.53%) ITIL
9 2 (2.35%) Task Automation
10 1 (1.18%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (1.18%) SIEM
10 1 (1.18%) Test Management
10 1 (1.18%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (21.18%) SC Cleared
1 18 (21.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) CCSE
3 1 (1.18%) CCIE
3 1 (1.18%) CCNA
3 1 (1.18%) CCNP
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 36 (42.35%) XenServer
2 32 (37.65%) XenDesktop
3 30 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 28 (32.94%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
6 7 (8.24%) XenApp
7 5 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 83 (97.65%) Citrix
2 42 (49.41%) Cisco
3 37 (43.53%) VMware
4 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
5 21 (24.71%) CheckPoint
6 20 (23.53%) Juniper
7 17 (20.00%) Dell
7 17 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
8 10 (11.76%) Forcepoint
9 4 (4.71%) IBM
9 4 (4.71%) IronPort
9 4 (4.71%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.53%) Fujitsu