The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £308
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +21.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Xen
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.24% 5.85% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 18
Median daily rate £265 £407 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +21.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £409 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £18.75 £11.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xen 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Xen.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mesos
1 1 (100.00%) CoreOS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (100.00%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CircleCI
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CoreOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mesos
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware