The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 57 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.28% 4.08% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £305
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +21.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -19.23%
VMware ESX
East of England

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

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
78 98 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.81% 12.04% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 54 44
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £247 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £488 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 27
Median hourly rate £10.91 £23.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.06% +8.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £21.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £28.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +12 1 £500 +16.27%
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (20.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MOF
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
1 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus