The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 60 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.02% 1.05% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £188 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £331
% change year-on-year
+12.57% +20.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +5.55%
VMware ESXi
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
99 95 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.01% 12.80% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 35
Median daily rate £325 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £216 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 13
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% -35.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £37.50 £32.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Watford - 1 - - 1
VMware ESXi
East of England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

VMware ESXi
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CCTV
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard