The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenServer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 - £21.50
XenServer
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 103 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.14% 7.16% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 53
Median daily rate £375 £208 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% -38.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £114 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £48.75 £33.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.52% +59.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

XenServer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) CCA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MetaFrame
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Support
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) MetaFrame
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware