The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 121 143 128
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Contract jobs citing XenServer 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 2.25% 0.98% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £430 £250 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £321 £351
% change year-on-year
+33.85% -8.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +45.00%
XenServer
England

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
311 306 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.87% 9.94% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 164 112
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £517 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 68 45
Median hourly rate £14.31 £12.00 £13.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.27% -12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £20.50 £25.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.93
% change year-on-year
- -5.46%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XenServer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenServer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XenServer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenServer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

XenServer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

XenServer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenServer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XenServer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
West Yorkshire +18 7 £430 - 4
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XenServer 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) OpenStack
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Xen
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (71.43%) Cobbler
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) JBoss
5 1 (14.29%) DSDM
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in 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 7 (100.00%) CloudStack
2 6 (85.71%) OpenStack
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
1 6 (85.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Cobbler
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware