The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenServer 64 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.56% - -
As % of the System Software category 18.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 42 0 0
Median daily rate £278 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -17.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.75 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +17.14%
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 North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
349 63 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.86% 7.96% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 21 40
Median daily rate £275 £275 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £184 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 1
Median hourly rate £31.25 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Tyne and Wear - 64 £278 - 2
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 64 (100.00%) Citrix
2 63 (98.44%) Windows
3 62 (96.88%) XenApp
3 62 (96.88%) XenDesktop
4 60 (93.75%) DHCP
5 54 (84.38%) Active Directory
6 52 (81.25%) VMware
7 49 (76.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 49 (76.56%) AppSense
8 45 (70.31%) Microsoft
9 43 (67.19%) Windows Server
10 42 (65.63%) ITIL
11 34 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 34 (53.13%) Security Cleared
12 33 (51.56%) DNS
13 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (48.44%) Degree
14 31 (48.44%) Computer Science
14 31 (48.44%) HP
14 31 (48.44%) ThinPrint
15 30 (46.88%) XenMobile
15 30 (46.88%) SC Cleared
16 29 (45.31%) SCCM
16 29 (45.31%) SafeCom
17 26 (40.63%) Software Delivery
18 25 (39.06%) Business Continuity
18 25 (39.06%) Service Delivery
18 25 (39.06%) SAP
19 24 (37.50%) Project Management
20 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 21 (32.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
1 21 (32.81%) Skype for Business
2 20 (31.25%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (93.75%) DHCP
2 33 (51.56%) DNS
3 7 (10.94%) SMS
4 2 (3.13%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MSI
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Support Engineer
2 22 (34.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) Desktop Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.50%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Citrix Support
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (3.13%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Messaging Support
8 2 (3.13%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 1 (1.56%) Active Directory Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 31 (48.44%) Computer Science
2 18 (28.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 63 (98.44%) Windows
2 43 (67.19%) Windows Server
3 34 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) ITIL
2 26 (40.63%) Software Delivery
3 25 (39.06%) Business Continuity
3 25 (39.06%) Service Delivery
4 24 (37.50%) Project Management
5 17 (26.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 9 (14.06%) Software Distribution
7 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.13%) DevOps
7 2 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.13%) Server Building
8 1 (1.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
2 12 (18.75%) SQL
3 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
3 10 (15.63%) VB
3 10 (15.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 31 (48.44%) Degree
3 30 (46.88%) SC Cleared
4 16 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.13%) MCSE
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 62 (96.88%) XenApp
1 62 (96.88%) XenDesktop
2 54 (84.38%) Active Directory
3 49 (76.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (29.69%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.25%) vSphere
7 2 (3.13%) Brightmail
7 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (46.88%) XenMobile
2 29 (45.31%) SafeCom
2 29 (45.31%) SCCM
3 22 (34.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 20 (31.25%) EdgeSight
5 2 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (81.25%) VMware
3 49 (76.56%) AppSense
4 45 (70.31%) Microsoft
5 31 (48.44%) HP
5 31 (48.44%) ThinPrint
6 25 (39.06%) SAP
7 3 (4.69%) Symantec
8 2 (3.13%) Compaq
8 2 (3.13%) Dell
8 2 (3.13%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.13%) IronPort
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Rate: £27.5 - £30 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: £240 per day
Posted: 4 days ago