Period
to 8 December 2021

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 6 months to 8 December 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 528 362 467
Rank change year-on-year -166 +105 +105
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 60 25 84
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 1.46% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 56
10th Percentile £328 £275 £329
25th Percentile £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £390 £408
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% -4.29% -9.44%
75th Percentile £491 £479 £498
90th Percentile £544 £588 £563
England median daily rate £388 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +0.65% -3.75% -3.32%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,764 1,716 3,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 9.87% 10.51% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,609 1,183 2,611
10th Percentile £267 £263 £183
25th Percentile £420 £380 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £533 £484 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.02% +7.56% -
75th Percentile £650 £575 £552
90th Percentile £738 £650 £650
England median daily rate £476 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +8.86% +5.42% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 18 107
10th Percentile £11.73 £20.88 £13.95
25th Percentile £15.00 £22.63 £16.25
Median hourly rate £23.50 £26.25 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.48% +25.00% -2.33%
75th Percentile £39.82 £38.04 £44.99
90th Percentile £61.75 £58.90 £50.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £34.98 £21.51
% change year-on-year -37.10% +62.58% +13.22%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing NetScaler as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in London

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NetScaler in London.

Daily rate trend for NetScaler in London

NetScaler
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NetScaler in London over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for NetScaler in London

NetScaler
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing NetScaler in London.

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 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
Central London -39 16 £425 -5.56% 3
South London +1 1 £563 +87.50%
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 50 (83.33%) Citrix
2 42 (70.00%) VMware
3 39 (65.00%) Windows
4 35 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 30 (50.00%) Azure
6 28 (46.67%) Cisco
7 25 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 24 (40.00%) Active Directory
9 23 (38.33%) Windows Server
10 21 (35.00%) Firewall
11 18 (30.00%) Social Skills
12 17 (28.33%) Project Delivery
12 17 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (26.67%) SAN
13 16 (26.67%) Finance
13 16 (26.67%) XenApp
13 16 (26.67%) IaaS
14 15 (25.00%) CCNA
14 15 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (21.67%) Migration
15 13 (21.67%) ITIL
15 13 (21.67%) Microsoft 365
16 12 (20.00%) SCCM
16 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
17 11 (18.33%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
17 11 (18.33%) MCSE
17 11 (18.33%) MS Exchange

NetScaler
Co-occurring 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 11 (18.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.00%) Apache
2 6 (10.00%) IIS
3 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.33%) JBoss
5 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.67%) CMS
6 1 (1.67%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.67%) nginx
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (50.00%) Azure
2 16 (26.67%) IaaS
3 15 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (21.67%) Microsoft 365
5 8 (13.33%) AWS
6 4 (6.67%) PaaS
7 3 (5.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 3 (5.00%) Azure Storage
7 3 (5.00%) OpenShift
7 3 (5.00%) SaaS
8 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (3.33%) Apigee
8 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (3.33%) OneDrive
9 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.67%) Datadog
9 1 (1.67%) GCP
9 1 (1.67%) Kong
9 1 (1.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) Firewall
2 16 (26.67%) SAN
3 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (15.00%) DNS
4 9 (15.00%) Wireless
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (13.33%) Junos
5 8 (13.33%) WAN
6 7 (11.67%) Internet
6 7 (11.67%) iSCSI
6 7 (11.67%) VPN
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (10.00%) LAN
8 5 (8.33%) BGP
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
8 5 (8.33%) Network Security
8 5 (8.33%) SSL
9 4 (6.67%) SD-WAN
9 4 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.33%) FileMaker
3 2 (3.33%) Redis
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospike
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.67%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.67%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Maven
2 1 (1.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (30.00%) Social Skills
2 16 (26.67%) Finance
3 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.33%) Law
5 4 (6.67%) Public Sector
6 3 (5.00%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.67%) Banking
8 1 (1.67%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.67%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Architect
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Security Specialist
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Citrix Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Network Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Server Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) LDAP
1 3 (5.00%) RESTful
2 2 (3.33%) Ajax
2 2 (3.33%) EJB
2 2 (3.33%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.33%) Java EE
2 2 (3.33%) JPA
2 2 (3.33%) jQuery
2 2 (3.33%) SAML
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) SOAP
3 1 (1.67%) Spring
3 1 (1.67%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.67%) Vert.x
3 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.67%) Replication
3 5 (8.33%) Clustering
3 5 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.67%) DataPower
5 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (5.00%) PKI
6 2 (3.33%) BYOD
6 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.33%) CMDB
6 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.33%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.33%) User Experience
7 1 (1.67%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (15.00%) Linux
3 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2019
5 6 (10.00%) Unix
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (5.00%) Android
8 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.33%) SUSE
10 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (28.33%) Project Delivery
3 13 (21.67%) ITIL
3 13 (21.67%) Migration
4 11 (18.33%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (16.67%) Change Management
6 7 (11.67%) DevOps
6 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
7 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.00%) Coaching
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
8 5 (8.33%) Server Management
9 4 (6.67%) Analytics
9 4 (6.67%) Architectural Design
9 4 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (5.00%) Business Development
10 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.67%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) Java
3 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.33%) Perl
3 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (25.00%) CCNA
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (18.33%) MCSE
5 7 (11.67%) JNCIA
6 4 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.33%) CCNP
8 2 (3.33%) Degree
9 1 (1.67%) CCIE
9 1 (1.67%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.67%) MCT
9 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.67%) PMP
9 1 (1.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 5 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) GDPR
3 1 (1.67%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.67%) NIST
3 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (26.67%) XenApp
4 11 (18.33%) XenDesktop
5 7 (11.67%) vSphere
6 5 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.67%) NFS
8 3 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (3.33%) Docker
9 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (1.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.67%) KVM
10 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) SCCM
2 8 (13.33%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (11.67%) ZABBIX
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (6.67%) Ansible
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (6.67%) FortiGate
5 4 (6.67%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.00%) PowerCLI
6 3 (5.00%) vCenter Server
7 2 (3.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (3.33%) OPNET
7 2 (3.33%) Puppet
7 2 (3.33%) Terraform
7 2 (3.33%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.67%) AppDNA
8 1 (1.67%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.67%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 50 (83.33%) Citrix
2 42 (70.00%) VMware
3 35 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 28 (46.67%) Cisco
5 9 (15.00%) F5
5 9 (15.00%) Juniper
6 8 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 8 (13.33%) Palo Alto
7 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
7 7 (11.67%) Veeam
8 6 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (8.33%) Dell
9 5 (8.33%) EMC
9 5 (8.33%) IBM
9 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
10 4 (6.67%) Arista
10 4 (6.67%) Blue Coat
10 4 (6.67%) HP
10 4 (6.67%) NetApp
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle