The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 100 97
Contract jobs citing XenServer 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category - 3.13% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
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
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 East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
175 192 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.71% 10.91% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 79 65
Median daily rate £325 £333 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £151 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 54
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.08 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.63 £72.50
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 the East Midlands

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands