The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 100 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing XenServer 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.10% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 2.59% 1.20% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £430 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +6.99%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £321 £351
% change year-on-year
+33.85% -8.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +45.00%
XenServer
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
193 167 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.58% 8.68% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 77 62
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £135 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 36
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.20 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £17.50 £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing XenServer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

XenServer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 5 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Platform Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Manchester, Lancashire
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