The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 31 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing XenServer 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.92% 1.56% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 13.46% 8.11% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £301 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.21% -21.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +120.00%
XenServer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.67% 19.27% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 10
Average daily rate £250 £388 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +16.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £185 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.69 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.28% -49.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -13.88%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenServer across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -8 7 £250 -35.48%
XenServer
Yorkshire

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) XenApp
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) Change Management
6 4 (40.00%) Wireless
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
6 4 (40.00%) Incident Management

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) Meraki
6 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (30.00%) Infoblox
6 3 (30.00%) F5
6 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (30.00%) Juniper
7 2 (20.00%) AppSense
7 2 (20.00%) Altiris