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 3 months to 24 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 251 251
Rank change year-on-year +43 0  
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 31 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.36% 1.10% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 10
Median daily rate £405 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.87% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £338 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £470 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £319
% change year-on-year +14.28% +9.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +57.69%  

NetScaler is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1312 1735 1834
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 17.18% 19.45% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 960 899
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 122 120
Median hourly rate £22.50 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.55% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing NetScaler as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the South East

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in the South East

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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

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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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +30 19 £401 +18.81% 2
Berkshire +26 5 £450 - 1
West Sussex +20 5 £395 -4.24%
Surrey +4 2 £503 +5.78%
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South East region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 45 (71.43%) Citrix
2 38 (60.32%) Firewall
3 30 (47.62%) Cisco
4 28 (44.44%) VMware
5 27 (42.86%) Windows
6 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
6 25 (39.68%) Load Balancing
7 22 (34.92%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (34.92%) Windows Server
8 21 (33.33%) XenDesktop
8 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
9 20 (31.75%) XenServer
10 19 (30.16%) Hyper-V
10 19 (30.16%) Skype for Business
10 19 (30.16%) TOGAF
10 19 (30.16%) CheckPoint
11 17 (26.98%) Network Security
12 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
13 15 (23.81%) LAN
13 15 (23.81%) WAN
14 14 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (20.63%) Linux
15 13 (20.63%) SSL
15 13 (20.63%) Kalman Filter
15 13 (20.63%) Web Filtering
16 12 (19.05%) F5
17 11 (17.46%) VPN
17 11 (17.46%) DNS
17 11 (17.46%) CCIE

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 19 (30.16%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) IaaS
2 7 (11.11%) PaaS
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 38 (60.32%) Firewall
2 17 (26.98%) Network Security
3 15 (23.81%) LAN
3 15 (23.81%) WAN
4 13 (20.63%) SSL
5 11 (17.46%) DNS
5 11 (17.46%) VPN
5 11 (17.46%) Wireless
6 10 (15.87%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (15.87%) VoIP
7 8 (12.70%) MPLS
7 8 (12.70%) VLAN
8 6 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.76%) ATM
10 3 (4.76%) BGP
10 3 (4.76%) HTTP
10 3 (4.76%) Junos
11 2 (3.17%) DHCP
11 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 18 (28.57%) Designer
3 17 (26.98%) Solutions Designer
4 11 (17.46%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (15.87%) Citrix Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Citrix Designer
8 5 (7.94%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Security Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Architect
10 3 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Cloud Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Data Centre Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Juniper Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Network Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) BBC
2 7 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.17%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) Windows Server
3 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (20.63%) Linux
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Load Balancing
2 19 (30.16%) TOGAF
3 13 (20.63%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (20.63%) Web Filtering
4 10 (15.87%) Network Design
5 8 (12.70%) Email Filtering
6 6 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.76%) Change Management
9 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.17%) Migration
10 1 (1.59%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (1.59%) DevOps
10 1 (1.59%) Fault Management
10 1 (1.59%) Identity Management
10 1 (1.59%) Line Management
10 1 (1.59%) Microservices
10 1 (1.59%) MVC
10 1 (1.59%) Network Management
10 1 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.46%) CCIE
2 11 (17.46%) CCNP
3 9 (14.29%) CCNA
4 8 (12.70%) CCDP
5 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.35%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.76%) CISSP
8 3 (4.76%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.76%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.17%) CCA
9 2 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.59%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) HIPAA
1 4 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) VMware ESXi
2 21 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 20 (31.75%) XenServer
4 19 (30.16%) Hyper-V
5 8 (12.70%) XenApp
6 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
7 4 (6.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (3.17%) vCloud
10 1 (1.59%) Docker
10 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.17%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.17%) vRealize
2 2 (3.17%) WSUS
3 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (71.43%) Citrix
2 30 (47.62%) Cisco
3 28 (44.44%) VMware
4 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
5 19 (30.16%) CheckPoint
6 12 (19.05%) F5
7 9 (14.29%) Dell
7 9 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
7 9 (14.29%) Palo Alto
8 7 (11.11%) Rackspace
8 7 (11.11%) Riverbed
8 7 (11.11%) Virgin Media
9 6 (9.52%) Brocade
9 6 (9.52%) Juniper
10 5 (7.94%) McAfee
11 4 (6.35%) Blue Coat
12 2 (3.17%) HP
12 2 (3.17%) NetApp
13 1 (1.59%) Google
13 1 (1.59%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £485.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £385 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago