The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xen 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.26% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
-24.13% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 82 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.11% 10.16% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 31
Average daily rate £305 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £160 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Average hourly rate £14.19 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.34% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £11.18 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.81 £13.75 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Jetty
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Jetty
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Google