Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 21 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.

Citrix XenServer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 180 209
Rank change year-on-year -8 +29 -15
Contract jobs citing XenServer 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.024% 0.036%
As % of the System Software category 0.77% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 - -
England median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
England median hourly rate £23.75 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -30.14% +17.24% -3.33%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 647 461 652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.26% 11.13% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 305 412
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% -3.13% +33.33%
10th Percentile £206 £125 £153
90th Percentile £550 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 63 54
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £11.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.26% -8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £10.01 £9.80 £8.50
90th Percentile £30.25 £20.15 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.59% -1.56%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in Yorkshire

XenServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XenServer in Yorkshire

XenServer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XenServer in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XenServer in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
South Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £338 - 2
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Ivanti
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) BMC
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (60.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Task Automation
3 3 (60.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) MCTS
5 1 (20.00%) Xen

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (60.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) KVM
5 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) BMC
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Ivanti
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Google