The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 82 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Xen 7 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 0.89% -
As % of the System Software category 5.38% 9.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Median daily rate £430 £533 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Xen
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
130 148 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.45% 9.37% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 80 58
Median daily rate £400 £394 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +33.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +0.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £9.65 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.05 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Xen
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xen across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Xen Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xen 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Xen.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) OpenStack
2 7 (87.50%) CloudStack
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 6 (75.00%) XenServer
3 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
4 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (62.50%) Cobbler
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) Ansible
7 1 (12.50%) Docker
7 1 (12.50%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (87.50%) CloudStack
1 7 (87.50%) OpenStack
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Jetty
3 1 (12.50%) Mongrel
3 1 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (12.50%) Heroku
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) GoCD
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) LAN Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (12.50%) SUSE
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Go
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
1 6 (75.00%) XenServer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) Cobbler
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Packer
4 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat