The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenServer 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.34% - -
As % of the System Software category 5.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £286 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.15% -4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £44.49 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-38.75% +61.78%
XenServer
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
279 91 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.31% 10.76% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 43 26
Median daily rate £315 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.68% +48.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £265 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £635 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 13
Median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +46.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.15 £15.17 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.90 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing XenServer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenServer
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenServer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

XenServer Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 15 £225 -
XenServer
North East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 101 (100.00%) Citrix
2 100 (99.01%) Windows
3 99 (98.02%) XenApp
3 99 (98.02%) XenDesktop
4 97 (96.04%) DHCP
5 89 (88.12%) Active Directory
6 84 (83.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 84 (83.17%) AppSense
7 80 (79.21%) VMware
8 78 (77.23%) Microsoft
9 68 (67.33%) Windows Server
10 65 (64.36%) ITIL
11 56 (55.45%) DNS
12 52 (51.49%) SCCM
13 49 (48.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 48 (47.52%) Degree
14 48 (47.52%) Computer Science
14 48 (47.52%) Software Delivery
15 47 (46.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 46 (45.54%) Security Cleared
16 46 (45.54%) ThinPrint
17 44 (43.56%) XenMobile
17 44 (43.56%) HP
18 43 (42.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 43 (42.57%) SafeCom
19 41 (40.59%) SC Cleared
20 39 (38.61%) SAP
20 39 (38.61%) Business Continuity
20 39 (38.61%) Service Delivery
21 38 (37.62%) Project Management

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 32 (31.68%) IIS
2 30 (29.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (29.70%) MS Exchange
2 30 (29.70%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 97 (96.04%) DHCP
2 56 (55.45%) DNS
3 9 (8.91%) SMS
4 2 (1.98%) VoIP
5 1 (0.99%) 3G
5 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 19 (18.81%) MSI
Job Titles
1 44 (43.56%) Support Engineer
2 34 (33.66%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 22 (21.78%) Desktop Engineer
4 19 (18.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Desktop Support
6 9 (8.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.93%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Citrix Support
9 5 (4.95%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) SCCM Engineer
11 2 (1.98%) Infrastructure Support
11 2 (1.98%) IT Engineer
11 2 (1.98%) Messaging Engineer
11 2 (1.98%) Messaging Support
11 2 (1.98%) Messaging Support Engineer
12 1 (0.99%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
12 1 (0.99%) Active Directory Engineer
12 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 48 (47.52%) Computer Science
2 29 (28.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) PKI
4 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 100 (99.01%) Windows
2 68 (67.33%) Windows Server
3 49 (48.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (46.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (18.81%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (64.36%) ITIL
2 48 (47.52%) Software Delivery
3 39 (38.61%) Business Continuity
3 39 (38.61%) Service Delivery
4 38 (37.62%) Project Management
5 26 (25.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 18 (17.82%) Software Distribution
7 2 (1.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.98%) DevOps
7 2 (1.98%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (1.98%) Server Building
8 1 (0.99%) Software Deployment
8 1 (0.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) PowerShell
2 26 (25.74%) SQL
3 24 (23.76%) T-SQL
3 24 (23.76%) VB
3 24 (23.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (47.52%) Degree
2 46 (45.54%) Security Cleared
3 41 (40.59%) SC Cleared
4 28 (27.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.98%) MCSE
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 99 (98.02%) XenApp
1 99 (98.02%) XenDesktop
2 89 (88.12%) Active Directory
3 84 (83.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 35 (34.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (27.72%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.96%) vSphere
7 2 (1.98%) Brightmail
7 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (51.49%) SCCM
2 44 (43.56%) XenMobile
3 43 (42.57%) SafeCom
3 43 (42.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 32 (31.68%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) Citrix
2 84 (83.17%) AppSense
3 80 (79.21%) VMware
4 78 (77.23%) Microsoft
5 46 (45.54%) ThinPrint
6 44 (43.56%) HP
7 39 (38.61%) SAP
8 3 (2.97%) Symantec
9 2 (1.98%) Compaq
9 2 (1.98%) Dell
9 2 (1.98%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.98%) IronPort