The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 175 178 187
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 21 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 4.26% 4.44% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 23
Average daily rate
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£450 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £281 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £574 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £25.63
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.92%
VMware ESX
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
493 585 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.37% 10.07% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 415 422
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 47
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £126.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (72.09%) Windows
3 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (53.49%) Finance
5 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
6 17 (39.53%) Citrix
6 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
7 16 (37.21%) Linux
8 14 (32.56%) vSphere
9 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
10 12 (27.91%) XenApp
10 12 (27.91%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (25.58%) HP
11 11 (25.58%) XenDesktop
12 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (23.26%) SCCM
12 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle
13 9 (20.93%) Migration
14 8 (18.60%) Banking
14 8 (18.60%) SAN
15 7 (16.28%) NetApp
15 7 (16.28%) IBM
15 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
15 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
15 7 (16.28%) DNS
15 7 (16.28%) Firewall
16 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Drupal
5 1 (2.33%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.33%) Lync
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.65%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) SAN
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
3 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.95%) LAN
3 6 (13.95%) WAN
4 5 (11.63%) NetScaler
5 3 (6.98%) DHCP
6 2 (4.65%) HTTP
6 2 (4.65%) NAS
7 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.33%) LDAP
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.33%) Redis
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) ClearCase
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
1 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.98%) FishEye
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Back Office
4 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Analyst
1 8 (18.60%) Administrator
2 7 (16.28%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) IT Support
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Middleware
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.33%) J2EE
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) CMDB
4 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Celerra
5 1 (2.33%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.33%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Linux
3 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
6 3 (6.98%) UNIX
6 3 (6.98%) Solaris
7 2 (4.65%) CentOS
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.33%) AIX
8 1 (2.33%) SUSE
8 1 (2.33%) Fedora
8 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Migration
2 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Workflow
4 3 (6.98%) Workflow Management
4 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.33%) Service Management
6 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) ETL
6 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) C
3 5 (11.63%) Perl
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MOS
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
3 14 (32.56%) vSphere
4 12 (27.91%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (27.91%) XenApp
5 11 (25.58%) XenDesktop
6 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (9.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.65%) NFS
8 2 (4.65%) vCloud
9 1 (2.33%) Varnish
9 1 (2.33%) XenServer
9 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.98%) BladeLogic
4 2 (4.65%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.65%) SCOM
4 2 (4.65%) HP SIM
4 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.33%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.33%) Puppet
5 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.33%) Control-M
5 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.33%) WMI
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 17 (39.53%) Citrix
3 11 (25.58%) HP
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle
5 7 (16.28%) IBM
5 7 (16.28%) NetApp
6 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco
7 5 (11.63%) BMC
8 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.98%) Atlassian
9 3 (6.98%) MobileIron
9 3 (6.98%) Remedy
9 3 (6.98%) Sybase
10 2 (4.65%) Hyperion
10 2 (4.65%) Brocade
11 1 (2.33%) NetScout
11 1 (2.33%) AppSense
11 1 (2.33%) Google
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Spinnaker Red
Rate: From £480 to £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago