The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 18 25
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - 1.11% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category - 9.09% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £25.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +64.51%
VMware ESX
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 30.10% 12.22% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 19
Median daily rate £278 £321 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.61% -14.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester