The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer 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 XenServer over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XenServer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
XenServer
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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
66 49 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.46% 8.86% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 16
Average daily rate £300 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £415 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £11.52 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £16.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
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XenServer
UK

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) MetaFrame
3 2 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
3 2 (50.00%) MetaFrame
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (25.00%) Samba
4 1 (25.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat