The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 117 -
Contract jobs citing XenServer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.049% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.60% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.79 £30.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +32.25%
XenServer
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
198 200 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.64% 9.79% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 122 48
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 20
Average hourly rate £12.10 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.45 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XenServer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) RUP
1 3 (100.00%) DSDM
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) DSDM
1 3 (100.00%) RUP
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle