Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 10 December 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.

Xen Project
South East > Surrey
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 144 129
Contract jobs citing Xen 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.036% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category - 0.28% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Surrey median daily rate - £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% -
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £401
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £41.50 -

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 501 362 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.95% 13.09% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 225 212
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.31% +7.50%
10th Percentile £150 £126 £143
90th Percentile £588 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 30
Surrey median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £11.05 £10.85 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.75 £25.00 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.66 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.96% +11.07% -11.76%

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Xen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in Surrey

Xen
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xen in Surrey