The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 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 Birmingham - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £180 £300
% change year-on-year
+191.66% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Xen
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 57 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.16% 7.72% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 27
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £575 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £26.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.62% +82.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £32.35 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xen across the Birmingham region.

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham