The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 122 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing XenServer 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 0.85% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £110 - £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £338 £351
% change year-on-year
+27.40% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +45.00%
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
305 354 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.47% 13.78% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 156 216
Median daily rate £335 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £145 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 103 80
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 2 £110 -
Hertfordshire -1 1 - -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Local Government
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft