The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £290 £369
% change year-on-year
+46.55% -21.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £22.50
Xen
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
84 30 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.10% 6.56% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 38
Median daily rate £283 £230 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.82% -36.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 9
Median hourly rate £12.74 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire