The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.73%
As % of the System Software category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £351
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 - £12.50
VMware ESX
Cambridgeshire

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

System Software Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.30% 9.57% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 22
Average daily rate £225 £438 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +18.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £158 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £538 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £60.00 £44.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +121.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge