The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 35 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.27% 0.56% -
As % of the System Software category 7.41% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £10.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -75.00%
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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 Liverpool region.

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
54 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.20% 6.15% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 12
Average daily rate £313 £425 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +112.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £178 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.25 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) Patch Management
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) PlateSpin
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SMTP
1 6 (85.71%) FTP
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) SSL
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (85.71%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCP
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) PlateSpin
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix