The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenServer 46 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.05% - -
As % of the System Software category 22.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 31 0 0
Median daily rate £280 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.79 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.79 £30.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +32.25%
XenServer
Tyne and Wear

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

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
201 38 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.06% 7.41% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 18 49
Median daily rate £275 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £12.36 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.67% -38.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 44 (95.65%) XenApp
2 44 (95.65%) XenDesktop
3 43 (93.48%) DHCP
4 41 (89.13%) Active Directory
5 40 (86.96%) VMware
6 36 (78.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 36 (78.26%) AppSense
7 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
8 34 (73.91%) Windows Server
9 32 (69.57%) ITIL
10 28 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (54.35%) ThinPrint
13 24 (52.17%) XenMobile
13 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
13 24 (52.17%) HP
14 23 (50.00%) SAP
14 23 (50.00%) Business Continuity
14 23 (50.00%) Service Delivery
14 23 (50.00%) Degree
14 23 (50.00%) Computer Science
14 23 (50.00%) SafeCom
15 22 (47.83%) DNS
15 22 (47.83%) Project Management
16 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
17 18 (39.13%) SCCM
17 18 (39.13%) IIS

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (39.13%) IIS
2 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 13 (28.26%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (93.48%) DHCP
2 22 (47.83%) DNS
3 4 (8.70%) SMS
4 2 (4.35%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MSI
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Support Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (15.22%) Desktop Support
4 6 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Citrix Support
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (4.35%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Messaging Support
8 2 (4.35%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
9 1 (2.17%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) Windows Server
3 28 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) ITIL
2 23 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 23 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 22 (47.83%) Project Management
4 17 (36.96%) Software Delivery
5 10 (21.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Software Distribution
7 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.35%) Server Building
8 1 (2.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
3 7 (15.22%) VB
3 7 (15.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 23 (50.00%) Degree
3 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
4 10 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 44 (95.65%) XenApp
1 44 (95.65%) XenDesktop
2 41 (89.13%) Active Directory
3 36 (78.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (23.91%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.70%) vSphere
7 2 (4.35%) Brightmail
7 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (52.17%) XenMobile
2 18 (39.13%) EdgeSight
2 18 (39.13%) SCCM
3 14 (30.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Citrix
2 40 (86.96%) VMware
3 36 (78.26%) AppSense
4 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
5 25 (54.35%) ThinPrint
6 24 (52.17%) HP
7 23 (50.00%) SafeCom
7 23 (50.00%) SAP
8 3 (6.52%) Symantec
9 2 (4.35%) Compaq
9 2 (4.35%) Dell
9 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.35%) IronPort
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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