Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Citrix XenServer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - +99 -4
Contract jobs citing XenServer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.053% - 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.50% - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Bristol median daily rate £275 - £100
10th Percentile £263 - £95
90th Percentile £288 - £105
South West median daily rate £313 £450 £250
% change year-on-year -30.56% +80.00% -44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £46.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -62.37% +6.90% -20.91%

XenServer is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 199 163 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.51% 10.50% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 105 78
Bristol median daily rate £338 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% - -29.03%
10th Percentile £160 £123 £115
90th Percentile £588 £534 £483
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +23.08% - -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 27
Bristol median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -5.71% +40.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £9.95 £11.65
90th Percentile £43.00 £79.50 £35.60
South West median hourly rate £18.63 £14.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +33.04% -28.21% +23.81%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in Bristol

XenServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XenServer in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for XenServer in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware