The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 1.89% -
As % of the System Software category - 16.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Xen
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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
87 81 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.77% 11.77% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 57 31
Median daily rate £450 £339 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.84% +20.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £205 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £380 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 13
Median hourly rate £11.17 £12.50 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% +7.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xen 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 Wales region with a requirement for Xen.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) CloudStack

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat