The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 122 129 132
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 2.02% 1.67% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
Median daily rate £513 £294 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.46% -16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £156 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £339 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £19.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.11% -0.92%
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
347 419 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.06% 15.30% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 218 194
Median daily rate £350 £313 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +12.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 80 57
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi across the East of England region.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi across the East of England region.

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 4 £525 -
Bedfordshire +6 1 - -
Hertfordshire +2 1 £425 +28.30% 2
Norfolk - 1 - -
VMware ESXi
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 of England region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 4 (40.00%) vCloud
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) KVM
4 4 (40.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) LXC
4 4 (40.00%) SFIA
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) RHCE
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) FileMaker
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (40.00%) SFIA
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) RHCE
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Docker
3 4 (40.00%) KVM
3 4 (40.00%) LXC
3 4 (40.00%) vCloud
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) CommVault
5 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (10.00%) Sage
5 1 (10.00%) Toshiba
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard