The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 83 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing XenServer 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.13% -
As % of the System Software category 5.38% 1.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £319 £351
% change year-on-year
+34.90% -9.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +45.00%
XenServer
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
130 149 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.34% 9.43% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 80 59
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 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
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%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

XenServer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenServer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

XenServer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) OpenStack
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Xen
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (71.43%) Cobbler
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) JBoss
5 1 (14.29%) DSDM
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET

XenServer
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 (100.00%) CloudStack
2 6 (85.71%) OpenStack
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
1 6 (85.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Cobbler
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware