The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix NetScaler
England / Yorkshire
Rank 123 140 132
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8  
Contract jobs citing NetScaler 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.070% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.54% 0.25%
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 £363 £450
% change year-on-year -1.37% -19.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £24.25

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 326 370 395
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.09% 13.03% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 208 266
Median daily rate £425 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +22.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £192 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 23
Median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +7.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

NetScaler
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

NetScaler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScaler in Yorkshire

NetScaler
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +9 3 - -
NetScaler
England

NetScaler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for NetScaler.

1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (61.90%) Brocade
4 11 (52.38%) MS Office
4 11 (52.38%) Migration
5 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (47.62%) FCoE
5 10 (47.62%) F5
5 10 (47.62%) NX-OS
5 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
6 9 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (42.86%) VMware
7 8 (38.10%) Citrix
8 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 6 (28.57%) XenApp
10 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) High Availability
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (23.81%) Windows
11 4 (19.05%) CCA
11 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (19.05%) CCNA
11 4 (19.05%) Firewall
11 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (19.05%) AppSense

NetScaler
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (47.62%) FCoE
3 10 (47.62%) NX-OS
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) FWSM
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Designer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Designer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Brocade Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 5 (23.81%) High Availability
4 4 (19.05%) Network Design
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) Adaptive Security
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM
7 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCA
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) XenApp
2 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) DameWare
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) Brocade
4 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
4 10 (47.62%) F5
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) Citrix
7 4 (19.05%) AppSense
8 2 (9.52%) NetApp
9 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.76%) EMC
9 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
9 1 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (4.76%) Juniper
9 1 (4.76%) Mitel
9 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.76%) Sophos
9 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
9 1 (4.76%) Symantec
9 1 (4.76%) Veeam