The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer 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 XenServer over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 95 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing XenServer 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.066% 0.60% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 4.15% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£225 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £345
% change year-on-year
+20.91% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.75 £135.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -78.70%
XenServer
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
184 193 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.15% 14.37% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 124 89
Average daily rate £380 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 15
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £10.80 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £23.80 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

XenServer
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 XenServer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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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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
Woking - - - - 2
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp