The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 2.08% -
As % of the System Software category - 21.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £265 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.87 £27.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-45.94% -1.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

System Software Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.34% 9.72% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 4
Average daily rate £226 £265 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.62% -26.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £265 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £460 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

VMware ESX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber-Ark

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber-Ark