The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 63 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing XenServer 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 0.27% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 8.51% 1.96% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £385 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.90% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -
System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
94 102 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.65% 13.95% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 27
Average daily rate £300 £275 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 27
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
XenServer
East of England

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
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - - - -
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) WatchGuard
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) VLAN
4 7 (53.85%) Kindle
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) VoIP
4 7 (53.85%) ISO 9001
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) XenApp
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) CCA
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (23.08%) vSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.69%) HP
9 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (7.69%) AppSense

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
1 8 (61.54%) VLAN
2 7 (53.85%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) ISDN
3 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Kindle
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCA
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) WatchGuard
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) AppSense
5 1 (7.69%) Mitel
5 1 (7.69%) Imperva
5 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Lotus
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £30.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago