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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 407 391 384
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing XenServer 13 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.48% 1.64% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 30
Median daily rate £450 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £325 £351
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £93.49 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +379.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +45.00%
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
2731 2191 2122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.72% 9.75% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1885 1539 1377
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 £213 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 107 160
Median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.76 £43.00 £25.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

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 10 December 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 10 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
Uxbridge - 1 £500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 26 (81.25%) VMware
2 23 (71.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (71.88%) Linux
3 20 (62.50%) Citrix
4 17 (53.13%) Puppet
5 16 (50.00%) Windows
6 15 (46.88%) Load Balancing
7 14 (43.75%) Firewall
7 14 (43.75%) CCNA
7 14 (43.75%) Apache
7 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (40.63%) MySQL
8 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
8 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
8 13 (40.63%) iptables
9 12 (37.50%) CCNP
10 11 (34.38%) SAN
10 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
10 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
10 11 (34.38%) Python
10 11 (34.38%) LAMP
10 11 (34.38%) iSCSI
10 11 (34.38%) OpenStack
10 11 (34.38%) NAS
10 11 (34.38%) Open Source
11 10 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (31.25%) XenApp
11 10 (31.25%) XenDesktop
11 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (31.25%) Kernel Tuning

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 14 (43.75%) Apache
2 11 (34.38%) OpenStack
3 3 (9.38%) Confluence
3 3 (9.38%) JBoss
3 3 (9.38%) MediaWiki
3 3 (9.38%) nginx
4 1 (3.13%) CloudStack
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) Office 365
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.13%) IaaS
5 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) iSCSI
2 11 (34.38%) NAS
2 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (31.25%) VLAN
4 6 (18.75%) NetScaler
5 5 (15.63%) LAN
5 5 (15.63%) WAN
6 4 (12.50%) BGP
6 4 (12.50%) IPsec
6 4 (12.50%) Network Security
6 4 (12.50%) OSPF
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.38%) DNS
7 3 (9.38%) LDAP
7 3 (9.38%) VPN
8 2 (6.25%) DHCP
8 2 (6.25%) IPv6
8 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Hudson
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) XenServer Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Business Process Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix Support
6 1 (3.13%) IT Support
6 1 (3.13%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) LAMP
2 10 (31.25%) libvirt
2 10 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Client/Server
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
1 10 (31.25%) Private Cloud
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Wiki
4 2 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Ubuntu
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.50%) CentOS
7 3 (9.38%) Debian
8 2 (6.25%) Unix
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.13%) VMS
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Load Balancing
2 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
2 11 (34.38%) Open Source
3 10 (31.25%) DevOps
3 10 (31.25%) Kernel Tuning
4 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Information Governance
7 1 (3.13%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 5 (15.63%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) VBScript
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) CCNA
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (37.50%) CCNP
3 10 (31.25%) Degree
3 10 (31.25%) RHCA
3 10 (31.25%) RHCE
3 10 (31.25%) RHCSA
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CCA
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (40.63%) iptables
3 10 (31.25%) KVM
3 10 (31.25%) NFS
3 10 (31.25%) XenApp
3 10 (31.25%) XenDesktop
4 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) Postfix
5 3 (9.38%) Samba
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
7 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.13%) vSphere
7 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) Puppet
2 10 (31.25%) HAProxy
3 6 (18.75%) SCCM
4 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (9.38%) ZABBIX
5 2 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) VMware
2 20 (62.50%) Citrix
3 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) HP
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.38%) F5
5 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.25%) Imperva
6 2 (6.25%) Infoblox
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.13%) Altiris
7 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.13%) hybris
7 1 (3.13%) SAP