The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xen 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
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
90 79 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.98% 9.10% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 31
Average daily rate £300 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £107 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xen across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Xen 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 Xen.

1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) XMPP
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (62.50%) Lync
2 5 (62.50%) Master Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Xen 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 Xen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Lync
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Jetty
2 3 (37.50%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XMPP
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Master Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
1 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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