The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.40%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.90%
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
East of 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 Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
110 91 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.11% 14.56% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 52
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 24
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £49.25 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Xen
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Xen Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xen 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 Essex region with a requirement for Xen.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Support
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware