The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing XenServer 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 1.14%
As % of the System Software category - - 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £30.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-5.69% +32.25%
XenServer
Cambridgeshire

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

System Software Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 60 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.78% 16.26% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 24
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £202 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £422 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £17.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+179.41% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.90 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge