The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £180 £300
% change year-on-year
+191.66% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Xen
London

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

System Software Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.35% 6.28% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £319 £559
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £491 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf