Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 November 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.

Citrix NetScaler
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 147 143
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 -18
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 3 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.42% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 2.63% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Manchester median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +4.92%
10th Percentile £338 £343 £368
90th Percentile £363 £438 £463
North West median daily rate £406 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -4.41% +13.33% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 382 571 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.01% 16.13% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 329 266
Manchester median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £207 £206
90th Percentile £538 £547 £513
North West median daily rate £388 £409 £375
% change year-on-year -5.20% +9.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.05 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year - -5.44% -12.10%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing NetScaler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in Manchester

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware