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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 116 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing XenServer 5 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.25% 0.52% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 1.68% 3.65% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 6
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £315 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £281 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - £27.50
XenServer
South East

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
297 301 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.92% 14.25% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 162 192
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £475 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 48 32
Median hourly rate £35.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.87% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £44.26 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 1 £550 +70.54%
Portsmouth - 1 - -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) Wireless
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
6 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 3 (25.00%) Dell
7 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (25.00%) Avaya
7 3 (25.00%) XenApp
7 3 (25.00%) vSphere
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Network Design
7 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management

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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (25.00%) Network Design
1 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
3 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 3 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Avaya
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 3 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) SAP