The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 68 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.42% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 1.59% 6.35% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £338 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +92.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 -
% change year-on-year
+10.91% -

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

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
126 63 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.86% 6.65% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 28 51
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 8
Median hourly rate £12.75 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.00% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +5 2 £400 +18.51%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware