The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
England / East Midlands
Rank 99 102 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.067% 0.067% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 0.60% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £275 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +80.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.92% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £38.53 £14.33
% change year-on-year
-24.08% +168.95%

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
187 168 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.53% 11.19% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 80 108
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £114 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 37
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.53 £25.00 £23.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi across the East Midlands region.

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware ESXi
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft