Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 132 140
Rank change year-on-year -30 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Xen 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.064% 0.042% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 0.31% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Surrey median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £345 £406 £413
90th Percentile £555 £419 £438
South East median daily rate £350 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -28.21% +14.71% +26.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Surrey median hourly rate - - £32.50
South East median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 429 323 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.76% 13.61% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 187 271
Surrey median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £135 £131 £165
90th Percentile £575 £553 £550
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 35
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £18.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.95% -19.57% +24.32%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.73 £11.98
90th Percentile £40.08 £48.25 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year +3.03% +2.33% -4.66%

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

Xen
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xen in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xen in Surrey

Xen
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cranleigh - 1 £350 -
Guildford - 1 £550 - 1
Xen
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Xen 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Xen.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware