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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 188 189 196
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 23 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 4.23% 2.79% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 11
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£438 £248 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.96% -45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £392 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
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
544 538 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.21% 9.20% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 383 384
Average daily rate £413 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 51
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £12.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £27.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.72%

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 30 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 30 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 31 (96.88%) VMware
2 25 (78.13%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 17 (53.13%) SAN
6 16 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
8 13 (40.63%) HP
8 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (37.50%) Cisco
9 12 (37.50%) Citrix
9 12 (37.50%) Finance
10 10 (31.25%) Migration
10 10 (31.25%) DNS
11 9 (28.13%) LAN
11 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
11 9 (28.13%) XenApp
11 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
12 8 (25.00%) SCCM
12 8 (25.00%) Firewall
13 7 (21.88%) Veritas
13 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
13 7 (21.88%) Linux
13 7 (21.88%) SQL
13 7 (21.88%) NAS
14 6 (18.75%) vSphere
14 6 (18.75%) Lync
14 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) Lync
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) SAN
2 10 (31.25%) DNS
3 9 (28.13%) LAN
4 8 (25.00%) Firewall
5 7 (21.88%) NAS
6 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 6 (18.75%) DHCP
7 4 (12.50%) iSCSI
8 3 (9.38%) FTP
8 3 (9.38%) LDAP
9 2 (6.25%) VoIP
9 2 (6.25%) PCoIP
9 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
10 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
10 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (3.13%) PBX
10 1 (3.13%) Softswitch
10 1 (3.13%) VLAN
10 1 (3.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Consultant
1 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Administrator
2 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Wintel Support
4 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.38%) Fat Client
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (6.25%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (6.25%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (6.25%) Symmetrix
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) CentOS
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
6 2 (6.25%) HPUX
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow Management
7 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.13%) Server Building
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) ITSM
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) VBScript
3 4 (12.50%) Perl
3 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) C
4 3 (9.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) MCSE
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) RHCE
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) XenApp
4 6 (18.75%) vSphere
5 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (9.38%) NFS
7 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
7 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
7 2 (6.25%) SRDF
8 1 (3.13%) DFS Replication
8 1 (3.13%) XenServer
8 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
2 5 (15.63%) SCOM
3 4 (12.50%) OpenView
3 4 (12.50%) Puppet
4 3 (9.38%) ZABBIX
4 3 (9.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
4 3 (9.38%) WSUS
5 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
5 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (6.25%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
6 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
6 1 (3.13%) SCSM
6 1 (3.13%) vMotion
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (3.13%) ARCserve
6 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) VMware
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) HP
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco
4 12 (37.50%) Citrix
5 7 (21.88%) Veritas
6 5 (15.63%) EMC
6 5 (15.63%) NetApp
7 4 (12.50%) Altiris
7 4 (12.50%) Veeam
7 4 (12.50%) Dell
8 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.38%) McAfee
8 3 (9.38%) Symantec
9 2 (6.25%) Remedy
9 2 (6.25%) Brocade
9 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.25%) RightFax
9 2 (6.25%) IBM
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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