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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 71 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Contract jobs citing XenServer 2 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 1.96% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 15.24% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £175 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £385
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -22.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.49 £27.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+61.78% +120.00%
XenServer
East of England

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
78 105 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.45% 12.85% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 46 29
Average daily rate £320 £288 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% -5.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.65 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £27.75 £38.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 3 September 2015. 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
Cambridge -18 2 £400 +128.57%
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade