The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenServer
England / South East
Rank 221 227 257
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +30
Contract jobs citing XenServer 19 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.38% 0.092%
As % of the System Software category 1.94% 2.91% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 8
Median daily rate £380 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £638 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £304 £393
% change year-on-year
+24.27% -22.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+43.07% -

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

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
977 1135 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.70% 12.98% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 668 609
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 103 123
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South East

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XenServer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenServer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

XenServer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +6 17 £375 +23.45% 2
Berkshire +15 1 £425 +36.00% 1
Surrey +13 1 £400 +6.66% 1
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 34 (97.14%) Windows
1 34 (97.14%) Citrix
2 33 (94.29%) VMware
3 32 (91.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
4 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (74.29%) XenDesktop
6 25 (71.43%) NetScaler
7 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (57.14%) Hyper-V
9 19 (54.29%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (54.29%) TOGAF
10 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
11 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
12 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (34.29%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (31.43%) Firewall
14 11 (31.43%) Linux
15 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
15 10 (28.57%) XenApp
15 10 (28.57%) Skype for Business
15 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 9 (25.71%) IP Telephony
16 9 (25.71%) vSphere
16 9 (25.71%) SaaS
16 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
16 9 (25.71%) Change Management
16 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
16 9 (25.71%) IaaS

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 10 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.86%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) IaaS
1 9 (25.71%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) NetScaler
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 9 (25.71%) IP Telephony
4 8 (22.86%) Wireless
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.71%) HTTP
5 2 (5.71%) SSL
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.86%) IPsec
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
1 7 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Designer
2 9 (25.71%) Solutions Designer
3 7 (20.00%) SAP Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Business Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Business Process Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Server Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (2.86%) REST
1 1 (2.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (31.43%) Linux
5 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Unix
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) TOGAF
2 12 (34.29%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (25.71%) Change Management
4 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
5 7 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) DNA
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) Microservices
8 1 (2.86%) MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) MCSD
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCA
2 1 (2.86%) CCAA
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) XenDesktop
2 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 19 (54.29%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 10 (28.57%) XenApp
6 9 (25.71%) vSphere
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.86%) Docker
8 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.86%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Citrix
2 33 (94.29%) VMware
3 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
6 8 (22.86%) Cisco
6 8 (22.86%) SAP
7 7 (20.00%) hybris
8 6 (17.14%) Avaya
8 6 (17.14%) Dell
8 6 (17.14%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
9 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.86%) Google
9 1 (2.86%) HP
9 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.86%) Juniper
9 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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