The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Birmingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 59 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% - 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 3.23% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£176 - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% +100.00%
System Software Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 68 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.70% 11.22% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 21
Average daily rate £300 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £203 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.12 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.90 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
VMware ESXi
West Midlands

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

VMware ESXi
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESXi.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) VMware