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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XenServer 60 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.60% - -
As % of the System Software category 15.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 44 0 0
Median daily rate £246 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -0.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 - £27.50
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
393 79 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.14% 10.93% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 41 31
Median daily rate £271 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £460 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 13 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £12.14 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 - 60 £246 -
XenServer
North East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 96 (100.00%) Citrix
2 95 (98.96%) Windows
3 94 (97.92%) XenApp
3 94 (97.92%) XenDesktop
4 92 (95.83%) DHCP
5 85 (88.54%) Active Directory
6 80 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 80 (83.33%) AppSense
7 77 (80.21%) VMware
8 74 (77.08%) Microsoft
9 63 (65.63%) Windows Server
10 62 (64.58%) ITIL
11 55 (57.29%) DNS
12 51 (53.13%) SCCM
13 48 (50.00%) Degree
13 48 (50.00%) Computer Science
14 47 (48.96%) Software Delivery
15 45 (46.88%) Security Cleared
15 45 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
16 43 (44.79%) Windows Server 2008
17 42 (43.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 42 (43.75%) ThinPrint
18 40 (41.67%) XenMobile
18 40 (41.67%) HP
18 40 (41.67%) SC Cleared
19 39 (40.63%) SafeCom
20 36 (37.50%) Business Continuity
20 36 (37.50%) Service Delivery
20 36 (37.50%) SAP
21 35 (36.46%) 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 30 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 30 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 30 (31.25%) Skype for Business
2 29 (30.21%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 92 (95.83%) DHCP
2 55 (57.29%) DNS
3 9 (9.38%) SMS
4 2 (2.08%) VoIP
5 1 (1.04%) 3G
5 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MSI
Job Titles
1 40 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 32 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 20 (20.83%) Desktop Engineer
4 19 (19.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.21%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Citrix Support
9 3 (3.13%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
10 2 (2.08%) Infrastructure Support
10 2 (2.08%) IT Engineer
10 2 (2.08%) Messaging Engineer
10 2 (2.08%) Messaging Support
10 2 (2.08%) Messaging Support Engineer
11 1 (1.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 1 (1.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 1 (1.04%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 48 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 28 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.08%) PKI
4 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 95 (98.96%) Windows
2 63 (65.63%) Windows Server
3 45 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (44.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (64.58%) ITIL
2 47 (48.96%) Software Delivery
3 36 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 36 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 35 (36.46%) Project Management
5 26 (27.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 17 (17.71%) Software Distribution
7 2 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.08%) DevOps
7 2 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.08%) Server Building
8 1 (1.04%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.08%) PowerShell
2 25 (26.04%) SQL
3 23 (23.96%) T-SQL
3 23 (23.96%) VB
3 23 (23.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (50.00%) Degree
2 45 (46.88%) Security Cleared
3 40 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 27 (28.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.08%) MCSE
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 94 (97.92%) XenApp
1 94 (97.92%) XenDesktop
2 85 (88.54%) Active Directory
3 80 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 32 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (29.17%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.17%) vSphere
7 2 (2.08%) Brightmail
7 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (53.13%) SCCM
2 42 (43.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 40 (41.67%) XenMobile
4 39 (40.63%) SafeCom
5 29 (30.21%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Citrix
2 80 (83.33%) AppSense
3 77 (80.21%) VMware
4 74 (77.08%) Microsoft
5 42 (43.75%) ThinPrint
6 40 (41.67%) HP
7 36 (37.50%) SAP
8 3 (3.13%) Symantec
9 2 (2.08%) Compaq
9 2 (2.08%) Dell
9 2 (2.08%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.08%) IronPort