The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 122 132 86
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -46
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 19 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.30% 1.52%
As % of the System Software category 4.47% 2.28% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 18
Average daily rate
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£356 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.25 £26.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £26.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+2.88% +0.97%
VMware ESX
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
425 395 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.92% 13.05% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 211 112
Average daily rate £315 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £154 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 84 78
Average hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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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
Essex - 9 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire -2 4 £310 -22.50% 1
Bedfordshire +10 3 £338 +98.52%
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £425 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (81.40%) Windows
3 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (48.84%) Citrix
5 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
6 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (37.21%) HP
9 14 (32.56%) Finance
10 12 (27.91%) Linux
11 11 (25.58%) LAN
11 11 (25.58%) WAN
11 11 (25.58%) Cisco
12 10 (23.26%) DNS
12 10 (23.26%) Migration
13 9 (20.93%) Dell
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.93%) UNIX
13 9 (20.93%) IIS
13 9 (20.93%) XenApp
13 9 (20.93%) vSphere
14 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
14 8 (18.60%) MCSE
14 8 (18.60%) SAN
15 7 (16.28%) EMC
15 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
15 7 (16.28%) DHCP
15 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
15 7 (16.28%) SQL Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.93%) IIS
2 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.65%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.33%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) LAN
1 11 (25.58%) WAN
2 10 (23.26%) DNS
3 8 (18.60%) SAN
4 7 (16.28%) DHCP
4 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.63%) LDAP
6 3 (6.98%) Internet
6 3 (6.98%) Firewall
6 3 (6.98%) SSH
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.65%) NAS
7 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.33%) ADSL
8 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Legal
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Electronics
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Architect
2 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Security Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Database Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Wintel Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) NHS
4 2 (4.65%) DTV
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) Life Science
5 1 (2.33%) iPhone
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (27.91%) Linux
5 9 (20.93%) UNIX
6 4 (9.30%) Solaris
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Migration
2 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
2 6 (13.95%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.65%) High Availability
4 2 (4.65%) Change Control
4 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.33%) Change Management
5 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Python
1 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
1 3 (6.98%) Bourne shell
1 3 (6.98%) C-shell
1 3 (6.98%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.60%) MCSE
3 6 (13.95%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CCDA
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.93%) XenApp
3 9 (20.93%) vSphere
4 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.65%) vCloud
6 2 (4.65%) XenServer
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (4.65%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (48.84%) Citrix
3 16 (37.21%) HP
4 11 (25.58%) Cisco
5 9 (20.93%) Dell
6 7 (16.28%) EMC
6 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle
7 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.30%) Sun
9 3 (6.98%) SAP
9 3 (6.98%) Symantec
9 3 (6.98%) NetApp
10 2 (4.65%) BMC
11 1 (2.33%) CommVault
11 1 (2.33%) Sophos
11 1 (2.33%) Metastorm
11 1 (2.33%) Mitel
11 1 (2.33%) F5
11 1 (2.33%) RightFax
Brentwood, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago