The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing XenServer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.13%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £301
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £286 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.15% -4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £44.49 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-38.75% +61.78%
XenServer
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
100 74 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.05% 10.39% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 38
Median daily rate £400 £325 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £42.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

XenServer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XenServer 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 7 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (85.71%) Rackspace
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) AppDNA

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Migration Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Rackspace
3 1 (14.29%) VMware