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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 125 141 121
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 15 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.88% 1.14% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Average daily rate
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£288 £400 £206
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +93.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £390 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £460 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -38.46%
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
387 352 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.80% 11.38% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 179 124
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £464 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 86 78
Average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 September 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 - 4 £438 -
Norfolk - 4 £175 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £338 -
Hertfordshire +6 2 £319 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £288 - 1
VMware ESXi
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) VMware
3 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (41.94%) Citrix
5 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
5 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (35.48%) Firewall
7 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (32.26%) Linux
8 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
8 9 (29.03%) DNS
9 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
9 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (25.81%) XenApp
10 7 (22.58%) DHCP
10 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
11 6 (19.35%) SAN
11 6 (19.35%) Replication
11 6 (19.35%) Veeam
11 6 (19.35%) vSphere
11 6 (19.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
12 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
12 5 (16.13%) VLAN
12 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (19.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) DHCP
4 6 (19.35%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) VLAN
5 5 (16.13%) IPv4
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.68%) WAN
7 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
7 3 (9.68%) LAN
8 2 (6.45%) PBX
9 1 (3.23%) LDAP
9 1 (3.23%) ISDN
9 1 (3.23%) FTP
9 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (12.90%) EDRMS
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Support
3 3 (9.68%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Implementation Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Replication
2 5 (16.13%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) NHS
3 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (32.26%) Linux
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.68%) Android
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Service Management
1 3 (9.68%) DevOps
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) CRM
2 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.45%) ITSM
2 2 (6.45%) Migration
2 2 (6.45%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.45%) Server Building
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.23%) Coaching
3 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) CCIE
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) CCDA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) XenApp
4 6 (19.35%) vSphere
5 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (9.68%) vCloud
7 2 (6.45%) Xen
7 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
7 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) logstash
1 2 (6.45%) Kibana
1 2 (6.45%) OSSEC
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) Mesos
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Cacti
2 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Citrix
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Veeam
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Avaya
6 2 (6.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) AppSense
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
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