Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 130 144
Rank change year-on-year +21 +14 +36
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 61 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.64% 0.88% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 3.49% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 24
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +21.21% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £306
90th Percentile £440 £497 £396
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% -26.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -59.09% - -

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 813 916 1,062
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.82% 25.28% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 605 675
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +9.21% +1.33%
10th Percentile £202 £267 £263
90th Percentile £500 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 62 60
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £37.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -47.05% +7.93%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.40 £13.70
90th Percentile £47.83 £37.00 £48.88
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.63 £32.75
% change year-on-year +1.91% -40.08% +9.17%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +15 19 £380 -5.00%
Basingstoke -2 10 £500 -
Southampton +6 7 £375 -
Fareham +2 5 - - 1
Havant - 1 £375 -
NetScaler
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, 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 59 (96.72%) Citrix
2 45 (73.77%) Firewall
3 31 (50.82%) Cisco
3 31 (50.82%) Windows
4 28 (45.90%) DNS
5 25 (40.98%) VMware
6 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
7 23 (37.70%) XenServer
8 22 (36.07%) Windows Server
9 21 (34.43%) XenDesktop
9 21 (34.43%) DHCP
10 19 (31.15%) Hyper-V
10 19 (31.15%) Skype for Business
11 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
11 18 (29.51%) Dell
11 18 (29.51%) CheckPoint
12 15 (24.59%) Linux
12 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (24.59%) Network Security
12 15 (24.59%) TOGAF
13 14 (22.95%) Load Balancing
13 14 (22.95%) SC Cleared
13 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
13 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
13 14 (22.95%) Juniper
13 14 (22.95%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (22.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 13 (21.31%) IaaS
14 13 (21.31%) PaaS
15 11 (18.03%) WAN

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 19 (31.15%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) IaaS
1 13 (21.31%) PaaS
2 6 (9.84%) SaaS
3 4 (6.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.56%) Office 365
3 4 (6.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (73.77%) Firewall
2 28 (45.90%) DNS
3 21 (34.43%) DHCP
4 15 (24.59%) Network Security
5 11 (18.03%) WAN
6 9 (14.75%) VPN
7 8 (13.11%) BGP
7 8 (13.11%) OSPF
7 8 (13.11%) SSL
8 7 (11.48%) Internet
8 7 (11.48%) VLAN
9 6 (9.84%) Wireless
10 4 (6.56%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (6.56%) iSCSI
10 4 (6.56%) SAN
10 4 (6.56%) Skype
11 3 (4.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.64%) Local Government
1 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Architect
2 16 (26.23%) Network Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Designer
3 14 (22.95%) Solutions Designer
4 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix Designer
5 5 (8.20%) Network Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Designer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Domain Architect
8 2 (3.28%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Juniper Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Clustering
1 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.56%) PKI
2 4 (6.56%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.92%) DataPower
3 3 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.82%) Windows
2 22 (36.07%) Windows Server
3 15 (24.59%) Linux
3 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.20%) CentOS
4 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.92%) Windows NT
6 2 (3.28%) Unix
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) TOGAF
2 14 (22.95%) Load Balancing
2 14 (22.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 11 (18.03%) System Testing
4 9 (14.75%) Boundary Protection
4 9 (14.75%) ITIL
5 8 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (13.11%) Network Architecture
6 6 (9.84%) Email Filtering
6 6 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (8.20%) Change Management
8 4 (6.56%) Application Packaging
8 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.56%) High Availability
8 4 (6.56%) Migration
9 3 (4.92%) Disk Encryption
9 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (4.92%) IT Strategy
9 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.92%) SQL
3 2 (3.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) SC Cleared
1 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) CCA
2 4 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (4.92%) CCSE
4 1 (1.64%) CCIE
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (37.70%) XenServer
2 21 (34.43%) XenDesktop
3 19 (31.15%) Hyper-V
4 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
5 14 (22.95%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (18.03%) XenApp
7 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (11.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (8.20%) DFS Replication
10 3 (4.92%) BitLocker
10 3 (4.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (4.92%) VirtualBox
11 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Nessus
2 6 (9.84%) SCCM
3 4 (6.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 59 (96.72%) Citrix
2 31 (50.82%) Cisco
3 25 (40.98%) VMware
4 18 (29.51%) CheckPoint
4 18 (29.51%) Dell
5 14 (22.95%) Juniper
5 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.39%) Extreme Networks
7 9 (14.75%) Palo Alto
8 5 (8.20%) Qualys
9 4 (6.56%) Forcepoint
10 3 (4.92%) Acronis
10 3 (4.92%) Fujitsu
10 3 (4.92%) IBM
10 3 (4.92%) IronPort
10 3 (4.92%) Kaspersky
10 3 (4.92%) McAfee
10 3 (4.92%) Sophos
10 3 (4.92%) Symantec
10 3 (4.92%) Veeam