Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 15 February 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.

Citrix XenServer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 - 120
Rank change year-on-year - +120 +26
Contract jobs citing XenServer 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.23% - 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Surrey median daily rate £375 - £400
South East median daily rate £385 £406 £400
% change year-on-year -5.23% +1.56% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 469 351 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.69% 11.98% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 218 177
Surrey median daily rate £469 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +18.06% -1.37%
10th Percentile £172 £120 £125
90th Percentile £600 £575 £540
South East median daily rate £429 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 40
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.80 £10.73
90th Percentile £34.33 £41.20 £41.55
South East median hourly rate £15.83 £16.16 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.04% +7.73% -14.29%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in Surrey

XenServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenServer in Surrey

XenServer
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 XenServer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
Woking - 6 £375 - 1
Guildford - 1 - -
XenServer
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) NetScaler
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
5 2 (28.57%) Application Discovery
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

XenServer
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Application Discovery
3 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) VMware