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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% - 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 1.41% - 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £188 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.92% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £38.53 £14.33
% change year-on-year
-24.08% +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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 75 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.07% 12.78% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 35
Median daily rate £350 £360 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £152 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.75 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.31 £12.50 £14.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £27.00 £71.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) CCTV
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless

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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Database Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CCTV
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL