The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 69 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% - 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.06% - 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £295 - £365
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 - £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £36.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-43.59% +16.66%
VMware ESX
South West

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
98 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.85% 9.42% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 46 39
Median daily rate £290 £475 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.94% +23.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £125 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 9
Median hourly rate £29.25 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.68% +51.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £13.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £100.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) XenApp
2 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) Thin Client
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) Wyse
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Fat Client
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) LAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Fat Client
1 5 (55.56%) Thin Client
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) XenApp
1 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Wyse
4 4 (44.44%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 2 (22.22%) AppSense
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Polycom
6 2 (22.22%) Symantec
7 1 (11.11%) CA