The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 353 373 362
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 81 58 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 2.96% 2.71% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 53
Median daily rate £402 £508 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.88% +23.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £289 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £675 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.45% +60.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -2.90%
VMware ESXi
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2732 2137 2175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.59% 9.57% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1873 1503 1404
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 105 163
Median hourly rate £18.67 £18.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.65 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
New Malden -3 10 - -
City of London +4 6 £406 +24.84% 1
Croydon -12 4 - -
Harrow - 4 £515 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £475 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 London region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 125 (95.42%) VMware
2 92 (70.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (68.70%) Windows
4 76 (58.02%) Windows Server
5 55 (41.98%) Linux
5 55 (41.98%) Active Directory
6 51 (38.93%) Cisco
7 46 (35.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (35.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 45 (34.35%) DNS
9 44 (33.59%) SAN
10 43 (32.82%) Microsoft
11 38 (29.01%) Red Hat
12 34 (25.95%) Firewall
13 30 (22.90%) HP
13 30 (22.90%) DHCP
13 30 (22.90%) vSphere
14 29 (22.14%) Bash Shell
14 29 (22.14%) ITIL
15 28 (21.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (20.61%) Finance
16 27 (20.61%) Puppet
17 26 (19.85%) Cisco Certification
18 24 (18.32%) PowerShell
19 23 (17.56%) Security Cleared
19 23 (17.56%) EMC
19 23 (17.56%) SQL
20 22 (16.79%) Symantec
20 22 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (16.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 19 (14.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (8.40%) IIS
4 8 (6.11%) Apache
4 8 (6.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (6.11%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.82%) Confluence
6 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (15.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.16%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.82%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.92%) Office 365
2 6 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.29%) G Suite
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.76%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Route 53
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (34.35%) DNS
2 44 (33.59%) SAN
3 34 (25.95%) Firewall
4 30 (22.90%) DHCP
5 20 (15.27%) TCP/IP
6 17 (12.98%) VPN
6 17 (12.98%) WAN
7 15 (11.45%) iSCSI
8 14 (10.69%) VLAN
9 13 (9.92%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (9.92%) LAN
10 10 (7.63%) IP Telephony
10 10 (7.63%) Network Security
11 9 (6.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (6.87%) Ethernet
11 9 (6.87%) Wireshark
12 8 (6.11%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (6.11%) MPLS
12 8 (6.11%) OSPF
12 8 (6.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) MySQL
2 11 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.11%) Redis
4 7 (5.34%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.29%) DB2
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (12.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.45%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.34%) GitLab
4 5 (3.82%) JIRA
5 4 (3.05%) Subversion
6 3 (2.29%) Gitweb
6 3 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.29%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.29%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
General
1 27 (20.61%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Law
3 5 (3.82%) Retail
4 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.53%) Advertising
5 2 (1.53%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (22.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (17.56%) VMware Engineer
3 21 (16.03%) Network Engineer
4 15 (11.45%) Administrator
5 14 (10.69%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.92%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) Consultant
7 11 (8.40%) Server Engineer
8 10 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (6.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.87%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) VMWare Administrator
11 7 (5.34%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) Cisco Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.87%) LAMP
1 9 (6.87%) Web Services
2 8 (6.11%) LAPP Stack
3 7 (5.34%) .NET
3 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.34%) ELK Stack
3 7 (5.34%) Memcached
4 5 (3.82%) 802.1X
5 4 (3.05%) REST
6 3 (2.29%) COM
6 3 (2.29%) JSON
6 3 (2.29%) Middleware
6 3 (2.29%) Software Packaging
6 3 (2.29%) XML
7 2 (1.53%) XMPP
8 1 (0.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.16%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.11%) Clustering
4 7 (5.34%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (3.82%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.82%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.29%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.29%) Symmetrix
7 2 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) BYOD
8 1 (0.76%) Fintech
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) Replication
8 1 (0.76%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 90 (68.70%) Windows
2 76 (58.02%) Windows Server
3 55 (41.98%) Linux
4 46 (35.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (35.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (21.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (16.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (13.74%) SUSE
8 9 (6.87%) Unix
9 7 (5.34%) AIX
9 7 (5.34%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (5.34%) Windows 7
10 6 (4.58%) CentOS
11 5 (3.82%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.29%) Android
12 3 (2.29%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.29%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.29%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (1.53%) FreeBSD
13 2 (1.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) ITIL
2 22 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.50%) Configuration Management
4 17 (12.98%) DevOps
4 17 (12.98%) Network Management
5 13 (9.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (8.40%) Network Architecture
6 11 (8.40%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 10 (7.63%) Service Management
7 10 (7.63%) Time Management
8 9 (6.87%) Problem Management
9 8 (6.11%) Change Management
9 8 (6.11%) ITIL V3
9 8 (6.11%) Migration
10 6 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.58%) Information Management
10 6 (4.58%) ITSM
10 6 (4.58%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.58%) Performance Management
10 6 (4.58%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.14%) Bash Shell
2 24 (18.32%) PowerShell
3 23 (17.56%) SQL
4 19 (14.50%) Python
5 10 (7.63%) Perl
6 8 (6.11%) Ruby
7 6 (4.58%) Korn
8 4 (3.05%) C#
9 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.53%) VB
9 2 (1.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (19.85%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (17.56%) Security Cleared
3 19 (14.50%) SC Cleared
4 16 (12.21%) CCNP
5 15 (11.45%) CCNA
6 11 (8.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (5.34%) CCDA
7 7 (5.34%) JNCIA
7 7 (5.34%) JNCIP
7 7 (5.34%) JNCIS
8 5 (3.82%) Degree
9 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.53%) CCDP
10 2 (1.53%) CCIE
10 2 (1.53%) CISSP
10 2 (1.53%) CLAS
10 2 (1.53%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.53%) MCSA
11 1 (0.76%) CCAA
11 1 (0.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.29%) QA
3 2 (1.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 92 (70.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (41.98%) Active Directory
3 30 (22.90%) vSphere
4 18 (13.74%) VMware ESX
5 14 (10.69%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (6.11%) Hyper-V
7 7 (5.34%) GlusterFS
8 4 (3.05%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.29%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.29%) KVM
9 3 (2.29%) vCloud
9 3 (2.29%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.53%) Firmware
10 2 (1.53%) XenApp
11 1 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.76%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.76%) NFS
11 1 (0.76%) UAG
11 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (20.61%) Puppet
2 11 (8.40%) Ansible
2 11 (8.40%) SCCM
3 10 (7.63%) Backup Exec
4 9 (6.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (5.34%) Cobbler
5 7 (5.34%) HAProxy
5 7 (5.34%) Linux-HA
5 7 (5.34%) Nagios
5 7 (5.34%) Zenoss
6 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (3.05%) HP SIM
7 4 (3.05%) SCVMM
7 4 (3.05%) vRealize
8 3 (2.29%) Foglight
8 3 (2.29%) Nessus
8 3 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.29%) SCOM
8 3 (2.29%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (2.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 125 (95.42%) VMware
2 51 (38.93%) Cisco
3 43 (32.82%) Microsoft
4 38 (29.01%) Red Hat
5 30 (22.90%) HP
6 23 (17.56%) EMC
7 22 (16.79%) Symantec
8 20 (15.27%) Dell
9 15 (11.45%) Juniper
10 14 (10.69%) Citrix
10 14 (10.69%) Veeam
11 13 (9.92%) IBM
12 12 (9.16%) NetApp
13 10 (7.63%) Oracle
14 9 (6.87%) Riverbed
15 8 (6.11%) Lumension
16 5 (3.82%) Bloomberg
16 5 (3.82%) Blue Coat
16 5 (3.82%) Reuters
17 3 (2.29%) Altiris
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