The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
England / London
Rank 368 360 337
Rank change year-on-year -8 -23  
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 40 60 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 2.14% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 49
Median daily rate £350 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £363 £469
% change year-on-year -1.37% -22.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.00

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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2398 2799 2819
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.59% 12.74% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1593 1883 1806
Median daily rate £438 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 58 82
Median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £12.85 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in London

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in London

NetScaler
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScaler in London

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the London region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
City of London -6 2 £400 -11.11% 3
Chessington - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 London region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 66 (88.00%) Citrix
2 45 (60.00%) Cisco
3 33 (44.00%) VMware
4 31 (41.33%) Windows
5 28 (37.33%) Firewall
6 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 23 (30.67%) WAN
7 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (30.67%) XenApp
8 22 (29.33%) Network Security
8 22 (29.33%) DNS
8 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
9 20 (26.67%) Load Balancing
9 20 (26.67%) Data Centre
10 19 (25.33%) CheckPoint
10 19 (25.33%) Wireless
10 19 (25.33%) LAN
11 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (24.00%) DHCP
11 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 18 (24.00%) CCNP
11 18 (24.00%) Finance
12 17 (22.67%) MPLS
12 17 (22.67%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (21.33%) BGP
14 15 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 15 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (17.33%) Cisco Nexus

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (8.00%) IIS
1 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.00%) JBoss
4 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Office 365
2 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.33%) Firewall
2 23 (30.67%) WAN
3 22 (29.33%) DNS
3 22 (29.33%) Network Security
4 19 (25.33%) LAN
4 19 (25.33%) Wireless
5 18 (24.00%) DHCP
5 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 17 (22.67%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (22.67%) MPLS
7 16 (21.33%) BGP
8 13 (17.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (17.33%) VPN
9 12 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (13.33%) SAN
11 8 (10.67%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (10.67%) Ethernet
11 8 (10.67%) Junos
11 8 (10.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.00%) Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.33%) Publishing
5 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Cisco Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Citrix Consultant
5 7 (9.33%) Consultant
6 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Network Security Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Network Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Network Support
9 3 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.67%) .NET
3 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.67%) ADO.NET
3 2 (2.67%) Ajax
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.67%) CSS
3 2 (2.67%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) WCF
3 2 (2.67%) Web Services
3 2 (2.67%) WPF
3 2 (2.67%) XML
3 2 (2.67%) XSL
4 1 (1.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.33%) Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.00%) CMDB
4 3 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.67%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (1.33%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Windows
2 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (17.33%) Linux
5 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.67%) Unix
7 4 (5.33%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.67%) Android
8 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 12 (16.00%) Migration
3 9 (12.00%) Network Management
4 8 (10.67%) Change Management
4 8 (10.67%) High Availability
4 8 (10.67%) ITIL
5 7 (9.33%) Project Management
6 6 (8.00%) Network Design
6 6 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.00%) Time Management
7 5 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
7 5 (6.67%) Security Operations
8 4 (5.33%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (4.00%) Investment Management
9 3 (4.00%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.67%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.00%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) VB
3 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.67%) C#
3 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.67%) Perl
3 2 (2.67%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.67%) VB6
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) CCNP
1 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.33%) CCNA
3 5 (6.67%) CCSA
4 4 (5.33%) CCDA
4 4 (5.33%) CCSE
4 4 (5.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.00%) CCSP
5 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE
6 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) CCA
7 1 (1.33%) CCEA
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.33%) Degree
7 1 (1.33%) MCSE
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (30.67%) XenApp
2 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (17.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (16.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (8.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.00%) XenServer
6 3 (4.00%) ProxySG
6 3 (4.00%) vCloud
6 3 (4.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.67%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.67%) vSphere
8 1 (1.33%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) SCCM
2 6 (8.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (4.00%) OPNET
5 1 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.33%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.33%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (1.33%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 66 (88.00%) Citrix
2 45 (60.00%) Cisco
3 33 (44.00%) VMware
4 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (25.33%) CheckPoint
6 13 (17.33%) Juniper
7 11 (14.67%) Palo Alto
8 10 (13.33%) Arista
9 9 (12.00%) Fortinet
9 9 (12.00%) Riverbed
10 8 (10.67%) F5
10 8 (10.67%) HP
11 6 (8.00%) Brocade
12 5 (6.67%) SolarWinds
13 4 (5.33%) Avaya
13 4 (5.33%) Dell
13 4 (5.33%) Nortel
14 3 (4.00%) AppSense
14 3 (4.00%) Aruba
14 3 (4.00%) Oracle
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