The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £308
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +21.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Xen
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.98% 12.06% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 31
Median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £110 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £32.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +195.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%