The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xen 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.30% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £290 £363
% change year-on-year
+34.48% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £22.50
Xen
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
32 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.64% 11.91% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 20
Average daily rate £350 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £441 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 5
Average hourly rate £19.25 £20.19 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% -50.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Xen
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware