Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 July 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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 107 142
Rank change year-on-year +38 +35 -
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 41 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.18% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.41% 0.72% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 0 7
North East median daily rate £325 - £321
10th Percentile £261 - £289
90th Percentile £378 - £335
England median daily rate £375 £400 £383
% change year-on-year -6.25% +4.58% -4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -37.50% +41.34%

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 266 278 761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.64% 21.55% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 199 458
North East median daily rate £310 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% +20.69% -2.52%
10th Percentile £230 £208 £205
90th Percentile £476 £504 £425
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 61
North East median hourly rate £15.60 £21.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.28% -22.32% +73.27%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.15 £15.00
90th Percentile £41.25 £42.70 £36.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £25.00
% change year-on-year +6.95% -25.20% +21.95%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing NetScaler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the North East

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in the North East

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Tyne and Wear - 41 £325 -
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 North East region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (97.56%) VMware
2 40 (97.56%) XenApp
2 40 (97.56%) XenDesktop
3 39 (95.12%) Ivanti
4 34 (82.93%) Security Cleared
5 33 (80.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (80.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (80.49%) Windows
6 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
6 32 (78.05%) Windows Server
7 31 (75.61%) vSphere
7 31 (75.61%) DHCP
7 31 (75.61%) DNS
7 31 (75.61%) IIS
8 30 (73.17%) SAP
8 30 (73.17%) HP
8 30 (73.17%) Business Continuity
9 29 (70.73%) SC Cleared
10 26 (63.41%) ITIL
10 26 (63.41%) Project Management
11 25 (60.98%) Service Delivery
11 25 (60.98%) SAN
12 20 (48.78%) Management Information System
13 19 (46.34%) Degree
13 19 (46.34%) Computer Science
13 19 (46.34%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
14 8 (19.51%) PowerShell

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 31 (75.61%) IIS
2 8 (19.51%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) DHCP
1 31 (75.61%) DNS
2 25 (60.98%) SAN
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Citrix Engineer
2 23 (56.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 16 (39.02%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Citrix Support
4 4 (9.76%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Active Directory Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Server Support
6 1 (2.44%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Management Information System
2 19 (46.34%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (80.49%) Windows
1 33 (80.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (78.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Business Continuity
2 26 (63.41%) ITIL
2 26 (63.41%) Project Management
3 25 (60.98%) Service Delivery
4 8 (19.51%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (82.93%) Security Cleared
2 29 (70.73%) SC Cleared
3 19 (46.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (46.34%) Degree
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 40 (97.56%) XenApp
1 40 (97.56%) XenDesktop
2 33 (80.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
4 31 (75.61%) vSphere
5 8 (19.51%) XenServer
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (97.56%) VMware
3 39 (95.12%) Ivanti
4 30 (73.17%) HP
4 30 (73.17%) SAP
5 8 (19.51%) Microsoft