The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer 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 XenServer over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenServer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.45% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.75 £135.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -78.70%
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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
52 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.63% 7.43% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 12
Average daily rate £400 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £171 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 7
Average hourly rate £39.38 £21.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.13% +47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £21.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.80 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -9.71%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

XenServer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BMC

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) CCEE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco