The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi 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 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 Cambridge 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 - 39 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.51% -
As % of the System Software category - 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £188 -
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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 67 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.72% 17.14% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 16
Average daily rate £313 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £188 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 22
Average hourly rate £25.00 £11.00 £14.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £44.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESXi
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware