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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 59 62
Contract jobs citing XenServer 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category - 2.38% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £325 £351
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +45.00%
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
69 84 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.91% 14.69% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 33
Median daily rate £325 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £185 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £528 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 26
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

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