The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 58 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing XenServer 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.43% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 2.78% 4.84% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £348
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.66%
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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 62 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.34% 8.82% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 11
Average daily rate £394 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £129 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 11
Average hourly rate £27.13 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.70 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £14.50 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenServer across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) WorkSite
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) Big Data
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (60.00%) Process Management
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) WorkSite
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (60.00%) Process Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Apple