The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 109 111 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing Xen 4 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.70% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.94% 5.78% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 0
Median daily rate £430 £533 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Xen
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
206 277 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.96% 12.18% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 140 53
Median daily rate £420 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 38 24
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £9.43 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Xen
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xen across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Xen Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Xen
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds -5 4 £430 -19.32% 3
Xen
Yorkshire

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Xen.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Servlets
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
4 6 (54.55%) Jetty
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
4 6 (54.55%) nginx
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) Mongrel
5 5 (45.45%) Travis CI
5 5 (45.45%) Web Operations
5 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (45.45%) Google
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) Unix
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) FTP
5 5 (45.45%) HTTP

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
1 6 (54.55%) Jetty
1 6 (54.55%) Mongrel
1 6 (54.55%) nginx
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 4 (36.36%) CloudStack
3 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
2 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (9.09%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (9.09%) Heroku
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) FTP
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
1 5 (45.45%) IPsec
1 5 (45.45%) SSL
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Travis CI
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) GoCD
3 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) LAN Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Server Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior WebOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Web Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) WebOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Servlets
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) HPUX
3 2 (18.18%) SUSE
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Web Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) XenServer
3 2 (18.18%) KVM
4 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Cobbler
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Packer
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Rackspace