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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 407 393 373
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs citing XenServer 22 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.94% 1.34% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 34
Median daily rate £380 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £318 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £605 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.75 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +17.14%
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
2344 2097 1983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.78% 9.43% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1666 1410 1253
Median daily rate £445 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 150 152
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.74 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.65 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +40 8 £375 +0.67%
Enfield - 1 £160 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 31 (86.11%) Citrix
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
3 23 (63.89%) XenDesktop
4 19 (52.78%) XenApp
4 19 (52.78%) VMware
5 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (36.11%) Linux
6 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
7 12 (33.33%) NetScaler
8 10 (27.78%) SCCM
8 10 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (25.00%) Python
9 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
11 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (16.67%) KVM
12 6 (16.67%) XenMobile
12 6 (16.67%) HP
12 6 (16.67%) Project Management
12 6 (16.67%) Legal
13 5 (13.89%) SCOM
13 5 (13.89%) EMC
13 5 (13.89%) SAN
13 5 (13.89%) NetApp

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 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) CloudStack
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) ImageReady
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) PaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 5 (13.89%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) VLAN
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 3 (8.33%) NAS
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) FTP
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) SMTP
6 1 (2.78%) SSL
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) XenServer Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix Support
6 3 (8.33%) EMC Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) XenServer Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) LAMP
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) libvirt
3 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.56%) Grid Computing
2 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) CentOS
7 3 (8.33%) Unix
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
4 2 (5.56%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (5.56%) Build Automation
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.56%) DevOps
4 2 (5.56%) DSDM
4 2 (5.56%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (5.56%) OWASP
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.56%) RUP
4 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (13.89%) Perl
3 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCA
2 2 (5.56%) CCAA
2 2 (5.56%) CCEE
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) RHCA
2 2 (5.56%) RHCE
2 2 (5.56%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) XenDesktop
2 19 (52.78%) XenApp
3 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.67%) KVM
7 4 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 4 (11.11%) vSphere
7 4 (11.11%) Xen
8 2 (5.56%) iptables
8 2 (5.56%) MetaFrame
8 2 (5.56%) NFS
9 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) XenMobile
3 5 (13.89%) Puppet
3 5 (13.89%) SCOM
4 4 (11.11%) Ansible
4 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.56%) Cobbler
5 2 (5.56%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.56%) Salt
5 2 (5.56%) Terraform
5 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Citrix
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) HP
6 5 (13.89%) EMC
6 5 (13.89%) NetApp
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) Altiris
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco
8 2 (5.56%) Dell
8 2 (5.56%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (2.78%) AppSense
9 1 (2.78%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
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