The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
London / Croydon
Rank 33 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.68% - 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 7.89% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £465 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.03 £14.87
% change year-on-year
+5.97% +122.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

System Software Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
76 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 33.93% 9.59% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 6
Median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Croydon region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) KVM
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) yum
2 6 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) LDAP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Server Building
4 3 (37.50%) Spread Betting
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) VBScript
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Dell

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior VMWare Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Spread Betting
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) KVM
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) yum
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Dell