The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xserve in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xserve over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xserve
Rank 429 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xserve 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.025% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Xserve
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7858 8036 8652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.27% 36.29% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5596 5496 6086
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 131 158
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Xserve
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Xserve Jobs Demand Trend in London

Xserve
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Xserve Daily Rate Trend in London

Xserve
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xserve across the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Xserve Daily Rate Histogram in London

Xserve
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Xserve Hourly Rate Trend in London

Xserve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xserve 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 Xserve.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) FileMaker
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10

Xserve
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) FileMaker
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sage