The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.27% - -
As % of the System Software category 8.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £36.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-42.41% +14.28%
VMware ESX
London

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

System Software Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.56% 5.98% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 2
Median daily rate £345 £400 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -29.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £363 £557
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

VMware ESX
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) WMI
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) WMI
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint