Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 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
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 140 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +127
Contract jobs citing Xen 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.079% 0.23% -
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Surrey median daily rate £481 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.24% - -
South East median daily rate £488 £425 £335
% change year-on-year +14.71% +26.87% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £32.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £32.50 -

Xen is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 346 472 349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 13.64% 18.01% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 287 196
Surrey median daily rate £421 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.31% +14.29% +12.00%
10th Percentile £130 £160 £178
90th Percentile £553 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 26
Surrey median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.95% +19.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.25 £11.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £51.00 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £16.91
% change year-on-year +8.20% -9.83% +7.38%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 2017. 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
Guildford +5 1 £550 +29.41% 1
Dorking - 1 £413 -
Xen
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xen 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Xen.

1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix