The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 185 184 202
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 15 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.95% 2.63% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £248 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -43.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £324 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £10.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -75.00%
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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
509 532 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.95% 9.30% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 381 366
Average daily rate £395 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.32% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £175 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 47
Average hourly rate £22.83 £19.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.59% +1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £27.50 £110.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi across the City of London region.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi across the City of London region.

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 14 (51.85%) SAN
6 12 (44.44%) Cisco
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (40.74%) HP
8 10 (37.04%) Migration
9 9 (33.33%) Finance
9 9 (33.33%) Citrix
9 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (33.33%) DNS
9 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
10 8 (29.63%) LAN
10 8 (29.63%) SQL
10 8 (29.63%) Firewall
11 7 (25.93%) Linux
12 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (22.22%) XenApp
13 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
13 5 (18.52%) SCCM
13 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
13 5 (18.52%) EMC
13 5 (18.52%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Lync
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) SAN
2 9 (33.33%) DNS
3 8 (29.63%) Firewall
3 8 (29.63%) LAN
4 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) DHCP
6 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
6 4 (14.81%) NAS
7 3 (11.11%) LDAP
8 2 (7.41%) VoIP
8 2 (7.41%) FTP
8 2 (7.41%) VLAN
8 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
8 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
8 2 (7.41%) PCoIP
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.70%) Softswitch
9 1 (3.70%) MGCP
9 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Consultant
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (18.52%) Administrator
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support
4 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Replication
3 3 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
4 2 (7.41%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (7.41%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Symmetrix
4 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (7.41%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (11.11%) CentOS
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (11.11%) UNIX
7 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (7.41%) HPUX
8 2 (7.41%) Solaris
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) High Availability
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
1 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) C
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) CCIE
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) XenApp
4 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
4 4 (14.81%) vSphere
5 3 (11.11%) NFS
6 2 (7.41%) SRDF
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
6 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.70%) XenServer
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
3 3 (11.11%) SCOM
3 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
4 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (7.41%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (3.70%) vMotion
5 1 (3.70%) WSUS
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (3.70%) OpenView
5 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
4 11 (40.74%) HP
5 9 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (18.52%) EMC
7 4 (14.81%) NetApp
8 3 (11.11%) Veritas
8 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 3 (11.11%) McAfee
8 3 (11.11%) Dell
8 3 (11.11%) Altiris
9 2 (7.41%) Brocade
9 2 (7.41%) Symantec
9 2 (7.41%) Remedy
9 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
9 2 (7.41%) RightFax
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle
9 2 (7.41%) Sybase
10 1 (3.70%) IBM
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