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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 138 194 197
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 21 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 5.82% 1.45% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 11
Median daily rate £475 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +4.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £19.82 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+34.11% +55.41%
VMware ESXi
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 City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
361 550 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.77% 9.76% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 409 356
Median daily rate £451 £395 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.05% +9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 30
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +10.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £28.30 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 City of London region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 31 (96.88%) VMware
2 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Linux
3 19 (59.38%) Windows Server
4 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
5 16 (50.00%) Puppet
6 15 (46.88%) Unix
7 14 (43.75%) Red Hat
8 13 (40.63%) SAN
9 12 (37.50%) Finance
10 11 (34.38%) DNS
11 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (28.13%) NetApp
12 9 (28.13%) Python
12 9 (28.13%) Firewall
13 8 (25.00%) Migration
13 8 (25.00%) Veritas
13 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 8 (25.00%) NFS
13 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
14 7 (21.88%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (21.88%) HP
14 7 (21.88%) Citrix
15 6 (18.75%) Cisco
15 6 (18.75%) RHCE
15 6 (18.75%) Solaris

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) DNS
3 9 (28.13%) Firewall
4 7 (21.88%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 5 (15.63%) LAN
7 4 (12.50%) DHCP
8 3 (9.38%) HTTP
8 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
8 3 (9.38%) LDAP
8 3 (9.38%) NAS
8 3 (9.38%) SSL
8 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.25%) Extranet
9 2 (6.25%) FTP
9 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
9 2 (6.25%) Network Security
9 2 (6.25%) SMTP
9 2 (6.25%) VPN
9 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) DB2
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.25%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.13%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server
3 15 (46.88%) Unix
4 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (18.75%) Solaris
7 4 (12.50%) SUSE
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.25%) AIX
8 2 (6.25%) Debian
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
9 1 (3.13%) CentOS
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) Change Control
2 6 (18.75%) Open Source
3 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Dependency Management
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
3 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 5 (15.63%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) Korn
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) RHCA
1 6 (18.75%) RHCE
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
1 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) NFS
3 6 (18.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (12.50%) vSphere
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.25%) Postfix
6 2 (6.25%) Squid
6 2 (6.25%) UAG
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.25%) XenApp
7 1 (3.13%) Firmware
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Nagios
3 4 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.25%) Cacti
4 2 (6.25%) IBM BigFix
4 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.25%) SCOM
4 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Opsview
5 1 (3.13%) SCCM
5 1 (3.13%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) VMware
2 14 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 9 (28.13%) NetApp
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Veritas
5 7 (21.88%) Citrix
5 7 (21.88%) HP
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco
7 5 (15.63%) IBM
8 3 (9.38%) ArcSight
8 3 (9.38%) Dell
8 3 (9.38%) EMC
9 2 (6.25%) CommVault
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle
9 2 (6.25%) Symantec
10 1 (3.13%) Apple
10 1 (3.13%) Avaya
10 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
10 1 (3.13%) SAP
10 1 (3.13%) Sophos
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