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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 46 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.77% - 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 2.02% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £453 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.08% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £34.50 £14.87
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +132.08%
VMware ESX
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 Croydon region.

System Software Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
99 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 37.93% 20.12% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 5
Median daily rate £490 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) yum
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) yum
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware