The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 99 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xen 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% - 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.99% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £290 £363
% change year-on-year
+34.48% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £22.50
Xen
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
251 171 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.97% 12.49% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 92 92
Average daily rate £400 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £190 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £454 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 24
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £11.93 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.34 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Xen
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Staines - 3 - -
Reigate - 2 - -
Xen
South East

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Xen 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 Xen.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) XenServer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MSI

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Xen 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 Xen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) VMware