The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenServer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 92 99 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Contract jobs citing XenServer 18 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 1.06% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 5.64% 7.55% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 1
Median daily rate £375 £356 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +29.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £351
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 - £32.50

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
319 265 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.56% 14.11% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 156 179
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 29
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.64 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% -47.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.47 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £50.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

XenServer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenServer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

XenServer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +3 5 £400 +19.40%
Southampton +5 2 £338 +12.50%
Basingstoke - 1 £500 -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server
3 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
4 26 (83.87%) XenDesktop
5 23 (74.19%) NetScaler
6 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
7 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (61.29%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (61.29%) TOGAF
8 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
9 13 (41.94%) CheckPoint
10 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (32.26%) Skype for Business
11 10 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (29.03%) IP Telephony
12 9 (29.03%) SaaS
12 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
12 9 (29.03%) Change Management
12 9 (29.03%) Firewall
12 9 (29.03%) Linux
12 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
12 9 (29.03%) IaaS
13 8 (25.81%) SAP
13 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
14 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
14 7 (22.58%) XenApp

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (32.26%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) IaaS
1 9 (29.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) NetScaler
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) IP Telephony
3 6 (19.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
1 7 (22.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Designer
2 9 (29.03%) Solutions Designer
3 7 (22.58%) SAP Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Business Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Business Process Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Server Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Server
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) TOGAF
2 9 (29.03%) Change Management
3 7 (22.58%) Business Transformation
3 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (16.13%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) MCSD
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) XenDesktop
2 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
3 19 (61.29%) VMware ESXi
3 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
5 7 (22.58%) vSphere
5 7 (22.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) CheckPoint
4 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
5 8 (25.81%) SAP
6 7 (22.58%) hybris
7 6 (19.35%) Avaya
7 6 (19.35%) Cisco
7 6 (19.35%) Dell
7 6 (19.35%) Extreme Networks