The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 112 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 1.52% 1.50% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £325 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £9.25
% change year-on-year
- +278.37%
VMware ESXi
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
264 267 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.46% 10.36% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 136 117
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 19
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.50 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +14.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.90 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 3 - - 1
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 20 (95.24%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 10 (47.62%) vSphere
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
6 8 (38.10%) NetApp
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco
6 8 (38.10%) NFS
7 7 (33.33%) Replication
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) vRealize
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
10 4 (19.05%) LAN
10 4 (19.05%) WAN
11 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
11 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
11 3 (14.29%) Server Building
11 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (14.29%) VMS

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Storage Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Exchange Support
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) VMS
6 1 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Server Building
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) vSphere
3 8 (38.10%) NFS
4 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
6 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) vRealize
2 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) OpenView
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Riverbed