The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 49 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Xen 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.12% 0.16% -
As % of the System Software category 12.17% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £275 £363
% change year-on-year
+90.90% -24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Xen
South West

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
115 83 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.45% 13.20% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 34 30
Median daily rate £425 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.19 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.25% -50.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Corsham - 8 £500 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Xen
South West

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Xen.

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Migration
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
3 13 (86.67%) REST
3 13 (86.67%) SOA
3 13 (86.67%) WSDL
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) Web Services
3 13 (86.67%) XML
3 13 (86.67%) XSD
3 13 (86.67%) TOGAF
4 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
6 10 (66.67%) MODAF
7 9 (60.00%) JIRA
7 9 (60.00%) Data Migration
7 9 (60.00%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (60.00%) Maven
7 9 (60.00%) Confluence
7 9 (60.00%) GitHub
7 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (53.33%) HL7
9 7 (46.67%) NHS
10 6 (40.00%) SAN
10 6 (40.00%) Oracle
10 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (40.00%) Windows
11 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 9 (60.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Multicast
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (60.00%) JIRA
1 9 (60.00%) Maven
2 5 (33.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) REST
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
1 13 (86.67%) WSDL
1 13 (86.67%) XML
1 13 (86.67%) XSD
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) NHS
2 4 (26.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) iSeries
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Migration
2 13 (86.67%) SOA
2 13 (86.67%) TOGAF
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) MODAF
5 9 (60.00%) Data Migration
5 9 (60.00%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) Data Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) High Availability
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 1 (6.67%) ITSM
8 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) MCSA
3 4 (26.67%) MCSD
3 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Hyperic
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
6 1 (6.67%) Riverbed