The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 City of London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 178 171 189
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 21 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 3.90% 7.06% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 26
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £296 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £328 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.58% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +56.06%
System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
539 609 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.29% 8.59% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 375 347
Average daily rate £330 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 57
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.98 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £33.60 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
VMware ESX
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (74.47%) Windows
3 26 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (40.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
6 15 (31.91%) Citrix
7 14 (29.79%) Linux
7 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.66%) SAN
8 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
8 13 (27.66%) Finance
9 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
9 11 (23.40%) SQL
9 11 (23.40%) Oracle
10 9 (19.15%) UNIX
10 9 (19.15%) Clustering
10 9 (19.15%) Banking
11 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (17.02%) NetApp
12 7 (14.89%) HP
12 7 (14.89%) Cisco
12 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
12 7 (14.89%) vSphere
12 7 (14.89%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (12.77%) NAS
13 6 (12.77%) IBM
13 6 (12.77%) LAN
13 6 (12.77%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.77%) IIS
4 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
6 3 (6.38%) Apache
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.13%) Lync
8 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) SAN
2 6 (12.77%) NAS
2 6 (12.77%) LAN
2 6 (12.77%) WAN
2 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 5 (10.64%) Firewall
4 3 (6.38%) SMTP
4 3 (6.38%) DHCP
4 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.26%) FCoE
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.26%) VoIP
5 2 (4.26%) BGP
5 2 (4.26%) EIGRP
5 2 (4.26%) MPLS
5 2 (4.26%) OSPF
6 1 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (2.13%) Extranet
6 1 (2.13%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) DB2
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.13%) KDB
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) JMeter
2 1 (2.13%) JUnit
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (12.77%) Architect
2 5 (10.64%) Consultant
2 5 (10.64%) Administrator
3 4 (8.51%) Server Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Data Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Middleware
2 3 (6.38%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.26%) J2EE
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.13%) CORBA
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) wxWidgets
4 1 (2.13%) Xerces
4 1 (2.13%) Xalan
4 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.51%) Replication
4 3 (6.38%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.26%) Symmetrix
5 2 (4.26%) FlexPod
6 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.13%) Celerra
6 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (74.47%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (40.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (29.79%) Linux
5 9 (19.15%) UNIX
6 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (12.77%) Solaris
8 5 (10.64%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (6.38%) SUSE
10 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
11 2 (4.26%) CentOS
11 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
11 2 (4.26%) Fedora
11 2 (4.26%) SELinux
12 1 (2.13%) Debian
12 1 (2.13%) AIX
12 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
12 1 (2.13%) OpenSolaris
12 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) ITIL
2 4 (8.51%) Migration
2 4 (8.51%) DevOps
3 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.26%) MODAF
4 2 (4.26%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.26%) Change Control
4 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.26%) Service Management
4 2 (4.26%) CMMI
4 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.26%) Change Management
4 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.26%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.13%) Low Latency
5 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.77%) Python
4 5 (10.64%) Ruby
5 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.51%) Java
5 4 (8.51%) VB
6 3 (6.38%) Perl
6 3 (6.38%) C
6 3 (6.38%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) sed
7 2 (4.26%) C-shell
7 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) AWK
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) Lisp
8 1 (2.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.51%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.89%) vSphere
3 7 (14.89%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.64%) XenApp
4 5 (10.64%) vCloud
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (8.51%) ISA Server
6 3 (6.38%) KVM
6 3 (6.38%) XenServer
6 3 (6.38%) Xen
7 2 (4.26%) Snort
7 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (2.13%) NFS
8 1 (2.13%) Veritas File System
8 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.13%) OpenSSH
8 1 (2.13%) qmail
8 1 (2.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.26%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) Citrix
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle
4 8 (17.02%) NetApp
5 7 (14.89%) HP
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco
6 6 (12.77%) IBM
6 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
6 6 (12.77%) Symantec
7 5 (10.64%) EMC
8 4 (8.51%) Sybase
9 3 (6.38%) Websense
10 2 (4.26%) Tripwire
10 2 (4.26%) Axway
10 2 (4.26%) Qualys
10 2 (4.26%) RightFax
10 2 (4.26%) CA
10 2 (4.26%) Veritas
10 2 (4.26%) Intel
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