Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 367 548 553
Rank change year-on-year +181 +5 -45
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 56 55 90
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.64% 1.31% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 70
Median daily rate £370 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% - +14.86%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £298
90th Percentile £543 £500 £575
England median daily rate £388 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -6.06% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £40.00
England median hourly rate £33.75 - £22.50

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 2,120 4,197 5,598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 10.81% 10.45% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,392 2,848 3,883
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £213 £225 £219
90th Percentile £651 £650 £625
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 98 168
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.15% +26.68% -15.54%
10th Percentile £16.63 £14.75 £12.93
90th Percentile £51.75 £52.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +0.50%

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 26 May 2020.

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 26 May 2020. 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 +116 15 £400 +23.08% 1
East London - 2 £350 -
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 54 (96.43%) Citrix
2 48 (85.71%) XenApp
3 41 (73.21%) VMware
4 40 (71.43%) Windows
5 39 (69.64%) Active Directory
6 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 30 (53.57%) XenDesktop
8 29 (51.79%) Office 365
9 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2016
11 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (39.29%) Windows Server
13 21 (37.50%) SAN
14 20 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
14 20 (35.71%) PowerShell
15 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (33.93%) Firewall
15 19 (33.93%) Cisco
15 19 (33.93%) VMware ESXi
16 18 (32.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 18 (32.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 16 (28.57%) Hyper-V
18 15 (26.79%) Finance
18 15 (26.79%) Nimble Storage
19 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
19 14 (25.00%) Azure
20 13 (23.21%) Palo Alto
21 12 (21.43%) DNS
21 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
22 11 (19.64%) Linux

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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.93%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (51.79%) Office 365
2 14 (25.00%) Azure
3 6 (10.71%) IaaS
4 5 (8.93%) PaaS
5 4 (7.14%) AWS
5 4 (7.14%) OneDrive
6 2 (3.57%) SaaS
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.79%) Apigee
7 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 21 (37.50%) SAN
2 19 (33.93%) Firewall
3 12 (21.43%) DNS
4 10 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (17.86%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (16.07%) DHCP
6 5 (8.93%) Skype
7 4 (7.14%) VPN
7 4 (7.14%) WAN
8 3 (5.36%) LAN
8 3 (5.36%) VPLS
8 3 (5.36%) Wireless
9 2 (3.57%) Network Security
10 1 (1.79%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.79%) NAS
10 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.79%) SMTP
10 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Maven
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Citrix Engineer
2 18 (32.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Exchange Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior IT Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Citrix Specialist
8 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Ajax
1 1 (1.79%) EJB
1 1 (1.79%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
1 1 (1.79%) Java EE
1 1 (1.79%) JPA
1 1 (1.79%) jQuery
1 1 (1.79%) LDAP
1 1 (1.79%) REST
1 1 (1.79%) RESTful
1 1 (1.79%) SOAP
1 1 (1.79%) Vert.x
1 1 (1.79%) XML
1 1 (1.79%) XSLT
1 1 (1.79%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Clustering
1 7 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (7.14%) CMDB
3 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) PKI
4 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.79%) DataPower
5 1 (1.79%) PACS
5 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (71.43%) Windows
2 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2016
4 22 (39.29%) Windows Server
5 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (19.64%) Linux
6 11 (19.64%) Windows 10
6 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
7 7 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (17.86%) Migration
3 6 (10.71%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) Performance Management
3 6 (10.71%) Release Management
3 6 (10.71%) Server Building
4 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 4 (7.14%) High Availability
4 4 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.36%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (5.36%) Change Control
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.36%) Network Design
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.57%) Decision-Making
6 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) C
3 2 (3.57%) VB
3 2 (3.57%) VBScript
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (14.29%) CCA
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.36%) CCNP
5 3 (5.36%) MCSA
5 3 (5.36%) MCSE
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.57%) Degree
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
System Software
1 48 (85.71%) XenApp
2 39 (69.64%) Active Directory
3 30 (53.57%) XenDesktop
4 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (33.93%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (32.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 16 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 8 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (7.14%) vSphere
10 1 (1.79%) UAG
10 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) XenMobile
2 4 (7.14%) AirWatch
3 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.57%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.79%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 54 (96.43%) Citrix
2 41 (73.21%) VMware
3 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (33.93%) Cisco
5 15 (26.79%) Nimble Storage
6 13 (23.21%) Palo Alto
7 8 (14.29%) Symantec
8 7 (12.50%) EMC
8 7 (12.50%) EqualLogic
8 7 (12.50%) HP
8 7 (12.50%) NetApp
9 6 (10.71%) Dell
9 6 (10.71%) Ivanti
10 4 (7.14%) Altiris
10 4 (7.14%) McAfee
10 4 (7.14%) MobileIron
11 3 (5.36%) Bloomberg
11 3 (5.36%) IronPort
11 3 (5.36%) NVIDIA
11 3 (5.36%) Reuters