The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 393 376 371
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing XenServer 18 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.89% 1.52% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 22
Average daily rate £375 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £298 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £385 £348
% change year-on-year
-15.58% +10.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
XenServer
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
2023 1907 1862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.57% 9.15% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 1250 1135
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 113 111
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.37 £17.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £28.75 £32.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenServer across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 5 £400 -5.88% 2
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing XenServer 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 XenServer.

1 46 (90.20%) Citrix
2 41 (80.39%) Windows
3 33 (64.71%) VMware
4 30 (58.82%) XenApp
5 29 (56.86%) XenDesktop
5 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
6 28 (54.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
8 21 (41.18%) NetScaler
9 18 (35.29%) LAN
9 18 (35.29%) WAN
9 18 (35.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (33.33%) Cisco
11 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
12 15 (29.41%) SCCM
12 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (29.41%) VLAN
12 15 (29.41%) Firewall
12 15 (29.41%) Windows Server
13 14 (27.45%) VPN
13 14 (27.45%) ITIL
13 14 (27.45%) vSphere
14 13 (25.49%) SAN
15 12 (23.53%) Juniper
15 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
15 12 (23.53%) MPLS
15 12 (23.53%) Windows 7
15 12 (23.53%) Brocade
16 9 (17.65%) Network Security

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing XenServer 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 XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) IIS
1 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Relativity
2 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) NetScaler
2 18 (35.29%) LAN
2 18 (35.29%) WAN
3 15 (29.41%) Firewall
3 15 (29.41%) VLAN
4 14 (27.45%) VPN
5 13 (25.49%) SAN
6 12 (23.53%) MPLS
7 9 (17.65%) Network Security
8 6 (11.76%) SNMP
9 5 (9.80%) NAS
9 5 (9.80%) SMTP
9 5 (9.80%) SSL
10 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (7.84%) DNS
11 3 (5.88%) DHCP
11 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
12 2 (3.92%) Internet
12 2 (3.92%) LDAP
12 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Big Data
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) RavenDB
3 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) git-flow
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.96%) Moq
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
3 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.73%) Banking
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Architect
2 12 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Security Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Network Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Network Security Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Citrix Support
5 7 (13.73%) Technical Architect
6 6 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Security Technical Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) LAMP
2 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.92%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) CSS3
3 1 (1.96%) Django
3 1 (1.96%) Express
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) HTML5
3 1 (1.96%) jQuery
3 1 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.96%) libvirt
3 1 (1.96%) NancyFx
3 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) PKI
3 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.84%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.92%) BYOD
5 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.96%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 8 (15.69%) Linux
5 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.88%) Mac OS
7 3 (5.88%) Unix
8 2 (3.92%) Android
8 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 4 (7.84%) Analytics
2 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics
2 4 (7.84%) Data Architecture
2 4 (7.84%) E-Discovery
2 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
2 4 (7.84%) Process Management
2 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
3 3 (5.88%) BCP
3 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.88%) DevOps
3 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 3 (5.88%) ITSM
3 3 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (3.92%) Application Packaging
4 2 (3.92%) Migration
4 2 (3.92%) Network Management
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) Python
4 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.69%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (9.80%) CCNA
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.88%) CCA
5 3 (5.88%) CCAA
5 3 (5.88%) CCEE
5 3 (5.88%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) CCEA
6 1 (1.96%) CCNP
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
6 1 (1.96%) MCSA
6 1 (1.96%) RHCA
6 1 (1.96%) RHCE
6 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (58.82%) XenApp
2 29 (56.86%) XenDesktop
3 28 (54.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
5 18 (35.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
7 14 (27.45%) vSphere
8 4 (7.84%) vCloud
9 3 (5.88%) MetaFrame
10 2 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.96%) Firmware
11 1 (1.96%) iptables
11 1 (1.96%) KVM
11 1 (1.96%) NFS
11 1 (1.96%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 8 (15.69%) XenMobile
3 4 (7.84%) Puppet
4 3 (5.88%) Ansible
4 3 (5.88%) SCOM
5 2 (3.92%) Nagios
5 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.92%) WSUS
6 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.96%) Icinga
6 1 (1.96%) Kibana
6 1 (1.96%) logstash
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.96%) SELinux
6 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (90.20%) Citrix
2 33 (64.71%) VMware
3 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (33.33%) Cisco
5 12 (23.53%) Brocade
5 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 12 (23.53%) Juniper
6 8 (15.69%) HP
7 6 (11.76%) Dell
8 5 (9.80%) IBM
9 4 (7.84%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.84%) CommVault
9 4 (7.84%) F5
9 4 (7.84%) NetApp
10 3 (5.88%) AppSense
10 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.92%) Altiris
11 2 (3.92%) Apple
11 2 (3.92%) BMC
11 2 (3.92%) Remedy
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