The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenServer
England / London
Rank 387 398 374
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs citing XenServer 8 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.070% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.73% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 26
Median daily rate £344 £369 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £426 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+43.07% -

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
2208 2066 2008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.60% 9.66% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1389 1333
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 92 114
Median hourly rate £22.34 £15.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.80% -11.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £33.55 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in London

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in London

XenServer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenServer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

XenServer Daily Rate Histogram in London

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in London

XenServer
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 XenServer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +9 4 £388 +6.96%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (54.17%) Citrix
5 12 (50.00%) Windows
6 10 (41.67%) Firewall
6 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 10 (41.67%) Puppet
7 9 (37.50%) SAN
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (33.33%) Python
8 8 (33.33%) Apache
8 8 (33.33%) CCNP
8 8 (33.33%) CCNA
8 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
8 8 (33.33%) Open Source
8 8 (33.33%) OpenStack
9 7 (29.17%) NAS
9 7 (29.17%) XenApp
9 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
9 7 (29.17%) LAMP
9 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
9 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 7 (29.17%) MySQL
10 6 (25.00%) Cisco
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (25.00%) HP
10 6 (25.00%) Client/Server
10 6 (25.00%) RHCE

XenServer
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 8 (33.33%) Apache
1 8 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) CloudStack
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
4 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) SAN
3 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
3 7 (29.17%) NAS
3 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (25.00%) VLAN
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (16.67%) DHCP
6 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 2 (8.33%) BGP
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (8.33%) FTP
7 2 (8.33%) IPsec
7 2 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (8.33%) OSPF
7 2 (8.33%) SMTP
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Process Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Business Process Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) LAMP
2 6 (25.00%) libvirt
2 6 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 4 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 2 (8.33%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Open Source
2 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) Kernel Tuning
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Data Deduplication
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Server Building
6 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Information Governance
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
7 1 (4.17%) Server Hardening
7 1 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) C
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CCNA
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) RHCA
2 6 (25.00%) RHCE
2 6 (25.00%) RHCSA
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CCSA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (29.17%) XenApp
4 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (25.00%) iptables
4 6 (25.00%) KVM
4 6 (25.00%) NFS
5 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 2 (8.33%) vSphere
7 2 (8.33%) Xen
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Puppet
2 6 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 5 (20.83%) SCCM
4 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Ansible
6 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) F5
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.33%) Imperva
5 2 (8.33%) Infoblox
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 2 (8.33%) Veritas
6 1 (4.17%) hybris
London
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