Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Xen skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xen over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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.

Xen Project
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 77 135
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne - 1.01% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category - 5.08% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate - £625 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.36% +3.73%
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £625 £515
% change year-on-year - +21.36% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

Xen 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 202 177 409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.93% 19.95% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 123 264
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £455 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.52% +9.85% -8.97%
10th Percentile £175 £232 £215
90th Percentile £568 £638 £501
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £362 £330
% change year-on-year +24.31% +9.70% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 46
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.25 £12.50 £26.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -53.34% -1.70%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.00 £10.65
90th Percentile £17.25 £47.00 £38.75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £26.54
% change year-on-year - -52.90% -1.71%

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Xen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in Newcastle upon Tyne

Xen
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Xen in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Xen in Newcastle upon Tyne