The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank - 55 53
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.18% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category - 1.64% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate
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- £300 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
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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 Wiltshire region.

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
95 61 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.16% 11.03% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 33
Average daily rate £301 £450 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.05% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 14
Average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.00 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £27.50 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Xen
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Xen Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Xen
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Xen Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire