The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Wiltshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.21% -
As % of the System Software category - 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 42 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.70% 8.86% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 21
Average daily rate £364 £431 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.53% +23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £499 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £19.31 £13.73 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.64% -31.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Xen
South West

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

Xen
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Chippenham - - - -
Corsham - - - -
Xen
South West

Xen
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Xen 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 Xen.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Xen 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 Xen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos