The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 63 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing XenServer 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 0.71% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 5.32% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £23.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+32.25% -5.10%
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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 Cambridgeshire region.

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
88 94 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.19% 13.43% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 21
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £19.35 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £30.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

XenServer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing XenServer 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 XenServer.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing XenServer 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 XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade