The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 384 425 375
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -50
Contract jobs citing Xen 38 9 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.040% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.39% 0.41% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 34
Median daily rate £500 £500 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £331 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £650 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Xen
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2728 2190 2121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.71% 9.71% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1542 1366
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 107 162
Median hourly rate £17.75 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.76 £43.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in London

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in London

Xen
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xen across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Xen Daily Rate Histogram in London

Xen
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Xen Hourly Rate Trend in London

Xen
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 2 £400 +110.52% 1
Croydon - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 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 London region with a requirement for Xen.

1 76 (88.37%) Linux
2 57 (66.28%) VMware
3 53 (61.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (61.63%) DevOps
4 51 (59.30%) Apache
5 46 (53.49%) Python
6 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (52.33%) Bash Shell
7 43 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 40 (46.51%) MySQL
9 38 (44.19%) Windows
9 38 (44.19%) PostgreSQL
10 37 (43.02%) Ubuntu
11 36 (41.86%) Docker
12 35 (40.70%) Git (software)
12 35 (40.70%) Perl
13 34 (39.53%) LAMP
14 33 (38.37%) Red Hat
14 33 (38.37%) nginx
15 32 (37.21%) KVM
15 32 (37.21%) LAPP Stack
16 31 (36.05%) Ansible
16 31 (36.05%) Jenkins
16 31 (36.05%) CentOS
16 31 (36.05%) Firewall
17 29 (33.72%) GitLab
17 29 (33.72%) LEMP Stack
18 28 (32.56%) Jetty
19 27 (31.40%) WildFly
20 26 (30.23%) VPN

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 51 (59.30%) Apache
2 43 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 33 (38.37%) nginx
4 28 (32.56%) Jetty
5 27 (31.40%) WildFly
6 23 (26.74%) Mule ESB
7 15 (17.44%) WebSphere
8 14 (16.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 13 (15.12%) IIS
10 11 (12.79%) Oracle Coherence
11 9 (10.47%) OpenStack
12 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
13 2 (2.33%) Confluence
13 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
14 1 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (1.16%) CloudStack
14 1 (1.16%) Mongrel
14 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.30%) G Suite
3 6 (6.98%) IaaS
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.81%) PaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.05%) Firewall
2 26 (30.23%) VPN
3 23 (26.74%) Reverse Proxy
4 21 (24.42%) LAN
4 21 (24.42%) WAN
5 19 (22.09%) SAN
6 15 (17.44%) DMZ
6 15 (17.44%) Fibre Channel
6 15 (17.44%) HTTP
6 15 (17.44%) NAS
7 13 (15.12%) FCoE
7 13 (15.12%) iSCSI
7 13 (15.12%) Multicast
8 10 (11.63%) Internet
9 6 (6.98%) DNS
9 6 (6.98%) SSL
9 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.81%) Network Security
10 5 (5.81%) SNMP
11 4 (4.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (46.51%) MySQL
2 38 (44.19%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (26.74%) NoSQL
4 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
5 12 (13.95%) Hadoop
5 12 (13.95%) HBase
6 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.16%) DB2
7 1 (1.16%) OLAP
7 1 (1.16%) OLTP
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (40.70%) Git (software)
2 31 (36.05%) Jenkins
3 29 (33.72%) GitLab
4 25 (29.07%) Mercurial
5 24 (27.91%) Gerrit
6 9 (10.47%) Vagrant
7 5 (5.81%) Subversion
8 1 (1.16%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (13.95%) Banking
2 6 (6.98%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (25.58%) Architect
3 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (17.44%) Design Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Lead Architect
9 5 (5.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (5.81%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Citrix Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) DevOps Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Digital Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.53%) LAMP
2 32 (37.21%) LAPP Stack
3 29 (33.72%) LEMP Stack
4 23 (26.74%) RabbitMQ
5 17 (19.77%) Middleware
6 13 (15.12%) XML
7 11 (12.79%) HTML
8 10 (11.63%) Rendezvous
8 10 (11.63%) XSLT
9 5 (5.81%) libvirt
9 5 (5.81%) Node.js
9 5 (5.81%) Sensu
10 4 (4.65%) REST
11 3 (3.49%) Web Services
12 2 (2.33%) .NET
12 2 (2.33%) ELK Stack
12 2 (2.33%) YAML
13 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (1.16%) J2EE
13 1 (1.16%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Cloud Native
2 8 (9.30%) Online Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Replication
4 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (88.37%) Linux
2 38 (44.19%) Windows
3 37 (43.02%) Ubuntu
4 31 (36.05%) CentOS
5 17 (19.77%) Solaris
6 12 (13.95%) Mac OS X
6 12 (13.95%) Windows 10
7 9 (10.47%) Android
7 9 (10.47%) Apple iOS
8 7 (8.14%) Windows 7
9 6 (6.98%) Unix
10 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
10 5 (5.81%) Windows XP
11 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.33%) Debian
12 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (61.63%) DevOps
2 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.91%) Continuous Delivery
4 23 (26.74%) Load Balancing
5 22 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (20.93%) Scrum
7 17 (19.77%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (18.60%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (16.28%) Configuration Management
10 13 (15.12%) Benchmarking
11 12 (13.95%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 10 (11.63%) ITIL
12 10 (11.63%) Patch Management
12 10 (11.63%) SDLC
12 10 (11.63%) Software Distribution
12 10 (11.63%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (11.63%) Use Case
13 8 (9.30%) Software Delivery
14 7 (8.14%) High Availability
15 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (53.49%) Python
2 45 (52.33%) Bash Shell
3 35 (40.70%) Perl
4 18 (20.93%) SQL
5 17 (19.77%) Java
5 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
6 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
7 8 (9.30%) Ruby
8 5 (5.81%) Scala
9 1 (1.16%) C
9 1 (1.16%) C#
9 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
1 11 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) ACMT
2 4 (4.65%) CCA
2 4 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) MCSE
2 4 (4.65%) MCTS
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) CCNA
4 1 (1.16%) CCNP
4 1 (1.16%) CCSA
4 1 (1.16%) CCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (61.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (41.86%) Docker
3 32 (37.21%) KVM
4 26 (30.23%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (23.26%) Active Directory
6 17 (19.77%) Hyper-V
6 17 (19.77%) XenApp
6 17 (19.77%) XenDesktop
7 15 (17.44%) NFS
7 15 (17.44%) SRDF
8 12 (13.95%) BitLocker
9 11 (12.79%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (5.81%) vCloud
11 4 (4.65%) DFS Replication
11 4 (4.65%) Squid
12 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
12 3 (3.49%) VMware Server
13 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (36.05%) Ansible
2 25 (29.07%) HAProxy
3 24 (27.91%) Kibana
3 24 (27.91%) logstash
3 24 (27.91%) ZABBIX
4 22 (25.58%) SCCM
5 19 (22.09%) Puppet
6 16 (18.60%) WSUS
7 11 (12.79%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (5.81%) Ganglia
8 5 (5.81%) Graphite
8 5 (5.81%) Nagios
8 5 (5.81%) StatsD
8 5 (5.81%) vRealize
8 5 (5.81%) Zenoss
9 4 (4.65%) Casper Suite
9 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (4.65%) SCOM
9 4 (4.65%) SCVMM
10 2 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (66.28%) VMware
2 33 (38.37%) Red Hat
3 23 (26.74%) Citrix
4 21 (24.42%) Cisco
5 20 (23.26%) EMC
6 19 (22.09%) NetApp
7 18 (20.93%) Oracle
8 16 (18.60%) HP
8 16 (18.60%) IBM
9 15 (17.44%) Apple
9 15 (17.44%) Intel
9 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
10 14 (16.28%) Dell
11 12 (13.95%) Google
11 12 (13.95%) Symantec
12 10 (11.63%) DataSynapse
12 10 (11.63%) Sybase
12 10 (11.63%) TIBCO
13 8 (9.30%) ServiceNow
14 4 (4.65%) AppDynamics
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