The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 501 421 499
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +78
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 121 208 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.98% 3.72% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 150 81
Median daily rate £360 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.38 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +333.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.63 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+19.60% +276.25%
VMware ESXi
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6106 5592 5105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.26% 10.81% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3892 3249 2801
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 567 629
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in England

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in England

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in England

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
London -32 52 £370 -4.82% 5
South East -3 29 £350 -11.33% 4
South West -17 15 £350 -18.12% 2
Yorkshire +9 10 £375 +66.66% 2
East of England -6 5 £500 +73.91% 4
North West -15 4 £400 +14.28% 2
West Midlands -25 4 £188 - 1
East Midlands +3 2 £363 +11.53% 2
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VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 299 (93.44%) VMware
2 218 (68.13%) Windows
3 175 (54.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 157 (49.06%) Active Directory
5 149 (46.56%) Windows Server
6 126 (39.38%) Linux
7 111 (34.69%) Microsoft
8 105 (32.81%) vSphere
9 102 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 95 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 80 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 78 (24.38%) SAN
12 78 (24.38%) Cisco
13 76 (23.75%) MS Exchange
14 75 (23.44%) ITIL
15 68 (21.25%) Finance
16 67 (20.94%) HP
16 67 (20.94%) Windows Server 2003
17 66 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 65 (20.31%) Firewall
19 64 (20.00%) DNS
19 64 (20.00%) Puppet
20 63 (19.69%) Citrix
21 61 (19.06%) Unix
22 60 (18.75%) NetApp
23 51 (15.94%) Perl
23 51 (15.94%) Bash Shell
24 50 (15.63%) PowerShell
25 48 (15.00%) SQL Server
26 47 (14.69%) LAN

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in 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 76 (23.75%) MS Exchange
2 36 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (8.75%) SharePoint
4 24 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (5.63%) Skype for Business
6 15 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (4.38%) IIS
8 13 (4.06%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (2.50%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.19%) Apache
10 7 (2.19%) Confluence
11 4 (1.25%) JBoss
11 4 (1.25%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.94%) nginx
12 3 (0.94%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.50%) MS Project
3 4 (1.25%) MS Office
4 3 (0.94%) HipChat
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.63%) Office 365
2 10 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.56%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.63%) IaaS
6 2 (0.63%) SaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.31%) PaaS
7 1 (0.31%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (24.38%) SAN
2 65 (20.31%) Firewall
3 64 (20.00%) DNS
4 47 (14.69%) LAN
5 45 (14.06%) WAN
6 36 (11.25%) DHCP
7 27 (8.44%) TCP/IP
8 25 (7.81%) iSCSI
9 23 (7.19%) LDAP
10 20 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
11 18 (5.63%) VPN
12 16 (5.00%) VLAN
13 14 (4.38%) VoIP
14 13 (4.06%) IP Telephony
15 11 (3.44%) Network Security
16 10 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (3.13%) NAS
16 10 (3.13%) Wireless
17 8 (2.50%) Extranet
17 8 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.38%) MySQL
3 13 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.81%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.94%) DB2
7 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 38 (11.88%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.06%) Subversion
3 10 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.19%) JIRA
5 6 (1.88%) Ant
6 5 (1.56%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.25%) Maven
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.94%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.63%) GCC
9 2 (0.63%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.31%) Gitweb
General
1 68 (21.25%) Finance
2 12 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.13%) Games
4 7 (2.19%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.19%) Military
4 7 (2.19%) Retail
5 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.56%) Back Office
6 5 (1.56%) Electronics
6 5 (1.56%) Marketing
7 4 (1.25%) Banking
8 3 (0.94%) Legal
9 2 (0.63%) iGaming
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.31%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (19.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (14.38%) Linux Engineer
3 45 (14.06%) VMware Engineer
4 40 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 38 (11.88%) Support Engineer
6 33 (10.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 32 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
9 23 (7.19%) 3rd Line Support
10 20 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
11 16 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (5.00%) Administrator
12 15 (4.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (4.69%) Analyst
12 15 (4.69%) Unix Engineer
12 15 (4.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
13 14 (4.38%) Consultant
13 14 (4.38%) Exchange Engineer
13 14 (4.38%) Infrastructure Support
13 14 (4.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.13%) Middleware
2 9 (2.81%) JSON
3 8 (2.50%) HTML
4 7 (2.19%) CSS
4 7 (2.19%) XML
5 5 (1.56%) LAMP
5 5 (1.56%) REST
6 4 (1.25%) .NET
6 4 (1.25%) Ajax
6 4 (1.25%) jQuery
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.94%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.63%) J2EE
8 2 (0.63%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.63%) Web Services
9 1 (0.31%) HTML5
9 1 (0.31%) PHP-FPM
9 1 (0.31%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.31%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.38%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.63%) Replication
3 17 (5.31%) Clustering
4 10 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.50%) PlayStation
6 7 (2.19%) EqualLogic
7 6 (1.88%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.25%) NHS
10 3 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.94%) Derivative
10 3 (0.94%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.94%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.63%) CCTV
11 2 (0.63%) CESG
11 2 (0.63%) FMCG
11 2 (0.63%) Interactive TV
11 2 (0.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 218 (68.13%) Windows
2 149 (46.56%) Windows Server
3 126 (39.38%) Linux
4 102 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (20.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 66 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 61 (19.06%) Unix
9 30 (9.38%) Solaris
10 24 (7.50%) CentOS
11 21 (6.56%) Windows 7
12 15 (4.69%) AIX
12 15 (4.69%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (3.44%) SUSE
14 9 (2.81%) Mac OS X
14 9 (2.81%) VMS
15 8 (2.50%) Ubuntu
15 8 (2.50%) Windows Phone
16 7 (2.19%) Android
16 7 (2.19%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.44%) ITIL
2 40 (12.50%) Migration
3 35 (10.94%) Configuration Management
3 35 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (6.88%) Project Management
5 21 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 20 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 20 (6.25%) Software Deployment
7 18 (5.63%) DevOps
7 18 (5.63%) Service Management
8 17 (5.31%) ITIL V3
9 16 (5.00%) Load Balancing
9 16 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 15 (4.69%) Change Management
11 14 (4.38%) Business Continuity
11 14 (4.38%) Problem Management
11 14 (4.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (4.06%) Open Source
12 13 (4.06%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (15.94%) Bash Shell
1 51 (15.94%) Perl
2 50 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 42 (13.13%) Python
4 36 (11.25%) SQL
5 16 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (2.81%) C
6 9 (2.81%) Java
7 7 (2.19%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.19%) Korn
7 7 (2.19%) PHP
8 6 (1.88%) Ruby
9 4 (1.25%) C-shell
9 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.94%) VBScript
11 2 (0.63%) VB
12 1 (0.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 29 (9.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (9.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (8.13%) SC Cleared
4 20 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (5.94%) MCSE
6 15 (4.69%) RHCE
7 14 (4.38%) CCNP
7 14 (4.38%) DV Cleared
8 11 (3.44%) CCNA
9 9 (2.81%) Degree
9 9 (2.81%) RHCA
10 8 (2.50%) DBS Check
11 7 (2.19%) MCSA
12 4 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.63%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.63%) CCA
13 2 (0.63%) CEH
13 2 (0.63%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.81%) SLA
2 4 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.25%) JSP 440
2 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 175 (54.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 157 (49.06%) Active Directory
3 105 (32.81%) vSphere
4 33 (10.31%) Hyper-V
5 29 (9.06%) VMware ESX
6 25 (7.81%) NFS
6 25 (7.81%) XenApp
7 22 (6.88%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (5.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 14 (4.38%) Firmware
9 14 (4.38%) XenDesktop
10 8 (2.50%) UAG
11 7 (2.19%) vCloud
12 6 (1.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (1.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (1.88%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (1.56%) Docker
13 5 (1.56%) VirtualBox
14 4 (1.25%) KVM
14 4 (1.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 64 (20.00%) Puppet
2 27 (8.44%) SCCM
3 18 (5.63%) SCOM
4 15 (4.69%) Ansible
4 15 (4.69%) Backup Exec
5 14 (4.38%) Red Hat Satellite
6 13 (4.06%) Nagios
7 8 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (2.50%) IBM BigFix
7 8 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (2.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 8 (2.50%) Xymon
8 7 (2.19%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (2.19%) vRealize
9 6 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (1.88%) vMotion
9 6 (1.88%) WSUS
10 5 (1.56%) Casper Suite
10 5 (1.56%) Opsview
11 4 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 299 (93.44%) VMware
2 111 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 80 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 78 (24.38%) Cisco
5 67 (20.94%) HP
6 63 (19.69%) Citrix
7 60 (18.75%) NetApp
8 34 (10.63%) Dell
9 30 (9.38%) EMC
10 29 (9.06%) IBM
11 25 (7.81%) Symantec
12 20 (6.25%) Oracle
13 12 (3.75%) Apple
13 12 (3.75%) F5
14 9 (2.81%) 3PAR
14 9 (2.81%) Veeam
15 8 (2.50%) Intel Security
15 8 (2.50%) Remedy
16 7 (2.19%) CommVault
16 7 (2.19%) Veritas
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