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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 412 403 377
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -26
Contract jobs citing XenServer 16 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.66% 1.24% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 33
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £610 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 - £21.50
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
2418 2264 2107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.19% 9.69% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1736 1512 1293
Median daily rate £445 £374 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.98% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 124 150
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 29 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +45 5 £375 +0.67% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 29 (82.86%) Citrix
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 24 (68.57%) VMware
4 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (51.43%) Linux
5 18 (51.43%) XenDesktop
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (37.14%) XenApp
8 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
10 10 (28.57%) Puppet
10 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 10 (28.57%) Firewall
11 9 (25.71%) Python
12 8 (22.86%) SQL
12 8 (22.86%) CentOS
12 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
12 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
13 7 (20.00%) SCCM
13 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (20.00%) Perl
13 7 (20.00%) LDAP
13 7 (20.00%) LAN
13 7 (20.00%) WAN
14 6 (17.14%) JBoss
14 6 (17.14%) Apache

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 6 (17.14%) Apache
1 6 (17.14%) JBoss
2 5 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 4 (11.43%) Confluence
3 4 (11.43%) MediaWiki
3 4 (11.43%) nginx
4 2 (5.71%) CloudStack
4 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.86%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) ImageReady
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) PaaS
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.71%) IaaS
4 2 (5.71%) Office 365
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) LAN
2 7 (20.00%) LDAP
2 7 (20.00%) WAN
3 6 (17.14%) NetScaler
4 5 (14.29%) VPN
5 4 (11.43%) BGP
5 4 (11.43%) EIGRP
5 4 (11.43%) IPsec
5 4 (11.43%) IPv6
5 4 (11.43%) Network Security
5 4 (11.43%) OSPF
5 4 (11.43%) SAN
5 4 (11.43%) VLAN
6 3 (8.57%) DHCP
6 3 (8.57%) DNS
6 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.71%) NAS
8 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 5 (14.29%) JIRA
4 4 (11.43%) Hudson
5 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
1 5 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) EMC Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) XenServer Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Virtualisation Architect
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Help Desk Adviser
7 1 (2.86%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (5.71%) libvirt
3 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) Wiki
3 3 (8.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) Grid Computing
4 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (22.86%) CentOS
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (11.43%) Debian
8 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
9 3 (8.57%) Unix
10 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (17.14%) DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.29%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Build Automation
5 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) Database Theory
5 2 (5.71%) DSDM
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database Theory
5 2 (5.71%) RUP
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
2 9 (25.71%) Python
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) Perl
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) Java
6 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) CCNA
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) CCNP
2 2 (5.71%) RHCA
2 2 (5.71%) RHCE
2 2 (5.71%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.86%) CCA
3 1 (2.86%) CCAA
3 1 (2.86%) CCEE
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (51.43%) XenDesktop
3 13 (37.14%) XenApp
4 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (17.14%) iptables
5 6 (17.14%) KVM
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (11.43%) Postfix
6 4 (11.43%) Samba
6 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
6 4 (11.43%) Xen
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (8.57%) vSphere
8 2 (5.71%) NFS
9 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.86%) MetaFrame
9 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) SCCM
3 5 (14.29%) XenMobile
4 4 (11.43%) Ansible
4 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (11.43%) SCOM
4 4 (11.43%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.71%) Cobbler
5 2 (5.71%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.71%) Salt
5 2 (5.71%) Terraform
5 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Citrix
2 24 (68.57%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.29%) EMC
4 5 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) NetApp
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (2.86%) Altiris
8 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.86%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
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