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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 81 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 13 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.82% 0.24% -
As % of the System Software category 6.99% 1.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£433 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £289 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.55% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +20.00%
VMware ESXi
England

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
186 202 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.76% 12.26% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 93 55
Average daily rate £338 £266 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £70 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 21
Average hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £21.45 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +15 10 £450 +80.00%
Derbyshire - - - -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) CCIE
2 13 (86.67%) CCNP
2 13 (86.67%) HP
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) SAN
2 13 (86.67%) Change Control
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (80.00%) NAS
3 12 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (80.00%) Nortel
3 12 (80.00%) Wireless
3 12 (80.00%) Blue Coat
3 12 (80.00%) ProxySG
3 12 (80.00%) Nortel Contivity
3 12 (80.00%) Load Balancing
4 11 (73.33%) CCNA
5 8 (53.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
8 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
8 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
8 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.67%) COBIT

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
1 13 (86.67%) SAN
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (80.00%) NAS
2 12 (80.00%) Wireless
2 12 (80.00%) Nortel Contivity
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
1 13 (86.67%) Change Control
2 12 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCIE
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNA
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) HP
3 12 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (80.00%) Nortel
3 12 (80.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft