The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 31 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing XenServer 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.32% 1.90% -
As % of the System Software category 19.44% 23.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate £175 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +8.88%
System Software Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
36 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.92% 8.10% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 14
Average daily rate £303 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.38% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £517 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.88 £17.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.61% +19.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £14.40 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.60 £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenServer across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

XenServer
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenServer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

XenServer Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) XenApp
3 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
3 8 (72.73%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) Xen
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) NetApp
7 1 (9.09%) StorageTek
7 1 (9.09%) Symantec
7 1 (9.09%) C
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (9.09%) CCNA
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 1 (9.09%) SCCM
7 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Publishing

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix Support
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) NCDA
2 1 (9.09%) NCIE
2 1 (9.09%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) CCEE
2 1 (9.09%) CCIA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) XenApp
2 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
3 5 (45.45%) Xen
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) StorageTek
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) HP