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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
England / East of England
Rank 115 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 1.77% 1.27% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £188 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% -2.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.92% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £31.56 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.53 £14.33
% change year-on-year
-28.62% +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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
282 315 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.18% 13.68% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 146 168
Median daily rate £350 £300 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £145 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £463 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 79 77
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.90 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 - 3 - -
Bedfordshire +5 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £188 - 2
VMware ESXi
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 of England region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) vSphere
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) XenApp
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
8 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
8 2 (18.18%) SaaS
8 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (18.18%) Acronis
8 2 (18.18%) Mimecast
8 2 (18.18%) DBS Check
8 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter

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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Mimecast
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 1 (9.09%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Database Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X Server
5 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
2 1 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DBS Check
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) VCP5
2 1 (9.09%) VCP6
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 2 (18.18%) XenServer
5 1 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (18.18%) WSUS
3 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Acronis
4 2 (18.18%) Apple
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec