Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 197 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +201
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 11 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
South West median daily rate £475 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.38% - -
England median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £36.25 £55.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year -34.09% -8.33% +71.43%

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 830 853 872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.77% 14.69% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 501 479
South West median daily rate £368 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.41% +2.07%
10th Percentile £171 £165 £181
90th Percentile £527 £538 £508
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 84 75
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £31.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -19.75% +82.56%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.83 £13.32
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.20 £48.71
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £20.50
% change year-on-year -18.11% +11.39% +2.50%

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for NetScaler in the South West

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in the South West

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScaler in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScaler in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScaler in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire - 6 £538 -
Bristol -14 4 £394 +34.62%
NetScaler
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco
5 6 (54.55%) NetApp
5 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (45.45%) SCVMM
6 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
6 5 (45.45%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (45.45%) XenApp
6 5 (45.45%) FlexPod
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) Banking
9 2 (18.18%) Finance
9 2 (18.18%) VMware
9 2 (18.18%) DHCP
9 2 (18.18%) DNS
9 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (18.18%) Office 365
10 1 (9.09%) XenServer

NetScaler
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) FlexPod
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
2 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
2 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Wyse