Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 9 December 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 > South East
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 274 294
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20 +41
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 101 100 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.60% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 3.45% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 46
South East median daily rate £400 £410 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -13.68% +50.79%
10th Percentile £338 £363 £308
90th Percentile £619 £479 £594
England median daily rate £418 £409 £400
% change year-on-year +2.14% +2.19% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South East median hourly rate - - £55.00
England median hourly rate £135.00 £36.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year +272.41% -34.09% -8.33%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,757 2,895 3,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.34% 17.39% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,479 1,562 1,763
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £208 £170 £228
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 153 196
South East median hourly rate £22.63 £16.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.07% -33.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.63
90th Percentile £48.05 £43.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +9.76%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the South East

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in the South East

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in the South East over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in the South East

NetScaler
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScaler in the South East

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Hampshire -37 66 £418 +2.45% 6
Surrey - 15 £378 - 2
Thames Valley +13 8 £325 -23.53% 1
West Sussex -4 8 £406 -2.11%
Buckinghamshire +28 6 £325 - 1
Kent - 4 - - 1
Berkshire -11 2 - -
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South East region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 70 (69.31%) Citrix
2 63 (62.38%) Windows
3 54 (53.47%) Firewall
4 51 (50.50%) Windows Server
5 49 (48.51%) XenDesktop
6 47 (46.53%) VMware
7 38 (37.62%) XenApp
8 37 (36.63%) Cisco
9 36 (35.64%) Migration
10 33 (32.67%) Office 365
11 31 (30.69%) Hyper-V
11 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (30.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (25.74%) Windows 10
13 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
14 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
15 23 (22.77%) Dell
15 23 (22.77%) DNS
16 22 (21.78%) Citrix Certification
16 22 (21.78%) Microsoft App-V
17 21 (20.79%) CheckPoint
18 20 (19.80%) ITIL
18 20 (19.80%) Network Design
19 18 (17.82%) Load Balancing
19 18 (17.82%) XenServer
20 17 (16.83%) SCCM
20 17 (16.83%) Linux
20 17 (16.83%) Oracle
21 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
21 16 (15.84%) VLAN

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.88%) Skype for Business
3 10 (9.90%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.95%) Apache
5 5 (4.95%) IIS
6 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (32.67%) Office 365
2 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (15.84%) SaaS
4 15 (14.85%) IaaS
5 13 (12.87%) PaaS
6 12 (11.88%) Boomi
7 7 (6.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (6.93%) Yammer
8 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (2.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 54 (53.47%) Firewall
2 23 (22.77%) DNS
3 16 (15.84%) VLAN
4 14 (13.86%) DHCP
5 12 (11.88%) LAN
5 12 (11.88%) SAN
5 12 (11.88%) VPN
5 12 (11.88%) WAN
6 10 (9.90%) Skype
7 9 (8.91%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (8.91%) iSCSI
7 9 (8.91%) Network Security
7 9 (8.91%) SMTP
8 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (5.94%) MPLS
9 6 (5.94%) VoIP
10 5 (4.95%) FTP
10 5 (4.95%) HTTP
10 5 (4.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.94%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (5.94%) Banking
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (20.79%) Architect
2 17 (16.83%) Network Engineer
3 15 (14.85%) Designer
3 15 (14.85%) Solutions Designer
4 14 (13.86%) Citrix Engineer
4 14 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (7.92%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Consultant
7 7 (6.93%) Security Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Technical Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.94%) NOC Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.96%) Business Architect
10 4 (3.96%) Business Solution Architect
10 4 (3.96%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.89%) Middleware
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
3 1 (0.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.88%) PKI
3 9 (8.91%) Clustering
3 9 (8.91%) Fat Client
3 9 (8.91%) Thin Client
4 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.94%) BBC
5 6 (5.94%) CMDB
5 6 (5.94%) DataPower
5 6 (5.94%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.97%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 63 (62.38%) Windows
2 51 (50.50%) Windows Server
3 26 (25.74%) Windows 10
4 17 (16.83%) Linux
5 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.92%) Unix
8 6 (5.94%) CentOS
8 6 (5.94%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.95%) Check Point GAiA
10 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.97%) AIX
11 3 (2.97%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Migration
2 20 (19.80%) ITIL
2 20 (19.80%) Network Design
3 18 (17.82%) Load Balancing
4 16 (15.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (15.84%) Technical Leadership
5 14 (13.86%) Application Packaging
5 14 (13.86%) TOGAF
6 10 (9.90%) Content Management
6 10 (9.90%) CRM
6 10 (9.90%) ERP
7 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (7.92%) Feasibility Study
8 8 (7.92%) Service Management
8 8 (7.92%) Storage Virtualisation
9 7 (6.93%) High Availability
9 7 (6.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (5.94%) Analytics
10 6 (5.94%) Task Automation
11 5 (4.95%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.85%) PowerShell
2 14 (13.86%) SQL
3 3 (2.97%) Python
4 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (21.78%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (10.89%) CCNA
2 11 (10.89%) CCSE
2 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (8.91%) CCA
4 8 (7.92%) CCNP
5 6 (5.94%) CCDP
5 6 (5.94%) CCIE
6 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.97%) CCSA
8 3 (2.97%) MCSE
9 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.98%) MCITP
9 2 (1.98%) VCAP
9 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 49 (48.51%) XenDesktop
2 38 (37.62%) XenApp
3 31 (30.69%) Hyper-V
3 31 (30.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
5 22 (21.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 18 (17.82%) XenServer
7 16 (15.84%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (8.91%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.98%) NFS
9 2 (1.98%) Xen
10 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (16.83%) SCCM
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (8.91%) Ansible
3 9 (8.91%) Terraform
4 8 (7.92%) SCOM
5 7 (6.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (6.93%) Puppet
6 6 (5.94%) Nessus
6 6 (5.94%) Packer
7 5 (4.95%) XenMobile
8 3 (2.97%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.98%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.98%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (69.31%) Citrix
2 47 (46.53%) VMware
3 37 (36.63%) Cisco
4 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
5 23 (22.77%) Dell
6 21 (20.79%) CheckPoint
7 17 (16.83%) Oracle
8 12 (11.88%) ForgeRock
8 12 (11.88%) SAP
8 12 (11.88%) Sitecore
9 11 (10.89%) Red Hat
10 10 (9.90%) McAfee
11 9 (8.91%) F5
11 9 (8.91%) IBM
11 9 (8.91%) NetApp
12 6 (5.94%) CA
12 6 (5.94%) IronPort
12 6 (5.94%) Rackspace
12 6 (5.94%) Riverbed
12 6 (5.94%) ServiceNow