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 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 - 91 -
Contract jobs citing XenServer 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.26% -
As % of the System Software category - 1.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £238 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 - £21.50
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
206 206 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.53% 13.58% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 113 42
Median daily rate £350 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 18
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £22.50 £25.00
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Xen
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) RUP
2 3 (75.00%) DSDM
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 3 (75.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) CloudStack
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE

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 3 (75.00%) CloudStack
1 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) DSDM
2 3 (75.00%) RUP
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware