The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 63 58
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 1.10% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category - 6.16% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £363 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +17.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year
- +6.00%
VMware ESX
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 146 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.83% 17.89% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 74 39
Median daily rate £325 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +109.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £40.75 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware ESX
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bacula
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Bacula
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware