The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.46%
As % of the System Software category - - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
96 96 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.80% 12.94% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 35
Median daily rate £323 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.11% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £219 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 14
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.75 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% -33.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £37.50 £32.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Xen
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Xen Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire