The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 52 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing XenServer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.43% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.80% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £195 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £27.50
XenServer
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
111 88 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.77% 14.22% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 52
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £181 £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 44 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 £15.50 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £49.25 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

XenServer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) XenMobile
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

XenServer
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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix