The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 99 111 109
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2  
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.10% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 0.91% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £360 £450
% change year-on-year -0.69% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.00

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 183 219 234
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.42% 11.42% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 130 152
Median daily rate £420 £387 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.52% +29.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 12
Median hourly rate £17.39 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.12% -28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £21.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in West Yorkshire

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScaler within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Bradford - 3 - -
NetScaler
Yorkshire

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Brocade
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (72.73%) FCoE
2 8 (72.73%) F5
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 8 (72.73%) NX-OS
2 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
3 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) High Availability
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (27.27%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Release Management
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Network Design
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (72.73%) FCoE
2 8 (72.73%) NX-OS
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
1 4 (36.36%) Network Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Brocade
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) F5
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) VMware