The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 39 45
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.66% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category - 9.09% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.03 £14.87
% change year-on-year
+5.97% +122.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 22 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.87% 7.31% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 43
Median daily rate £375 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £115 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £31.56 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bedfordshire region.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bedfordshire region.

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware ESX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware