The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xen Project
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £298 £390
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -23.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.75
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 57 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.37% 8.15% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 32
Average daily rate £425 £180 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £154 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £443 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 14
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £20.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xen across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Xen
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xen across the Bristol region.

Xen Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Xen
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Xen also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Xen.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLE
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (100.00%) Moodle
1 2 (100.00%) Scientific Linux
1 2 (100.00%) KVM

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Xen also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Xen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Scientific Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware