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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 336 325 335
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 67 92 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 3.44% 4.26% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 60 33
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£425 £381 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £444 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.33 £42.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-66.29% +78.94%
VMware ESXi
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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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1950 2159 1727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.57% 9.07% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1358 996
Average daily rate £375 £380 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 118 214
Average hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £41.75
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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 13 £394 +1.41% 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Croydon - - - -
New Malden - - - - 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 116 (95.08%) VMware
2 87 (71.31%) Windows
3 83 (68.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (48.36%) SAN
5 44 (36.07%) Microsoft
6 43 (35.25%) Active Directory
7 39 (31.97%) Linux
7 39 (31.97%) vSphere
8 38 (31.15%) Citrix
9 37 (30.33%) DNS
10 36 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (28.69%) HP
12 31 (25.41%) Cisco
13 29 (23.77%) ITIL
14 28 (22.95%) Replication
15 26 (21.31%) EMC
15 26 (21.31%) NAS
16 22 (18.03%) IBM
16 22 (18.03%) PowerShell
17 21 (17.21%) SCCM
17 21 (17.21%) Firewall
18 20 (16.39%) XenApp
19 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
19 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
20 18 (14.75%) SCOM
20 18 (14.75%) VMware ESX
21 17 (13.93%) Dell
22 16 (13.11%) TCP/IP
22 16 (13.11%) DHCP

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (12.30%) SharePoint
1 15 (12.30%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.84%) IIS
3 9 (7.38%) Apache
3 9 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.38%) OpenStack
4 8 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.10%) Lync
7 3 (2.46%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.82%) JBoss
9 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (48.36%) SAN
2 37 (30.33%) DNS
3 26 (21.31%) NAS
4 21 (17.21%) Firewall
5 16 (13.11%) TCP/IP
5 16 (13.11%) DHCP
6 12 (9.84%) NetScaler
7 8 (6.56%) WAN
8 7 (5.74%) LAN
9 6 (4.92%) DMZ
10 5 (4.10%) VPN
10 5 (4.10%) Network Security
11 4 (3.28%) VLAN
11 4 (3.28%) Wireless
11 4 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (2.46%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.46%) Extranet
13 2 (1.64%) MPLS
13 2 (1.64%) LDAP
13 2 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (12.30%) Banking
2 14 (11.48%) Finance
3 9 (7.38%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (14.75%) Consultant
2 11 (9.02%) Analyst
2 11 (9.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (9.02%) VMware Consultant
3 10 (8.20%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 8 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (6.56%) Wintel Analyst
5 7 (5.74%) Architect
6 6 (4.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Design Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (4.10%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.56%) Middleware
2 4 (3.28%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) Web Services
3 2 (1.64%) HTML
3 2 (1.64%) WCF
3 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (1.64%) REST
3 2 (1.64%) ADO.NET
3 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.64%) CSS
3 2 (1.64%) SOAP
3 2 (1.64%) Ajax
3 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.82%) JSON
4 1 (0.82%) XML
4 1 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.95%) Replication
2 9 (7.38%) Clustering
2 9 (7.38%) Open Source
3 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.10%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.64%) Symmetrix
5 2 (1.64%) PKI
5 2 (1.64%) Online Games
5 2 (1.64%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 87 (71.31%) Windows
2 39 (31.97%) Linux
3 36 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (12.30%) UNIX
6 9 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.92%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.92%) CentOS
8 3 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (2.46%) Solaris
8 3 (2.46%) SUSE
9 2 (1.64%) HPUX
9 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.82%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.82%) AIX
10 1 (0.82%) Debian
10 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.77%) ITIL
2 16 (13.11%) Performance Testing
3 15 (12.30%) DevOps
4 13 (10.66%) Configuration Management
5 12 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (9.84%) Capacity Management
5 12 (9.84%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (9.02%) Migration
7 10 (8.20%) Benchmarking
7 10 (8.20%) Change Control
8 9 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (6.56%) Low Latency
9 8 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.56%) Incident Management
9 8 (6.56%) Project Management
9 8 (6.56%) ITSM
10 7 (5.74%) Change Management
10 7 (5.74%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.92%) Test Strategy
11 6 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.03%) PowerShell
2 15 (12.30%) SQL
3 14 (11.48%) Perl
3 14 (11.48%) Python
4 10 (8.20%) C#
5 8 (6.56%) VBScript
6 3 (2.46%) C
6 3 (2.46%) Java
6 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.82%) VB
8 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (9.02%) CCNA
4 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.46%) MCSE
7 2 (1.64%) CCNP
7 2 (1.64%) Degree
7 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.82%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.82%) VCDX
8 1 (0.82%) VCAP
8 1 (0.82%) VCP5
8 1 (0.82%) MCSA
8 1 (0.82%) CCDA
8 1 (0.82%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.82%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.82%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (68.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (35.25%) Active Directory
3 39 (31.97%) vSphere
4 20 (16.39%) XenApp
5 18 (14.75%) VMware ESX
6 14 (11.48%) Hyper-V
7 11 (9.02%) XenDesktop
7 11 (9.02%) KVM
8 10 (8.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 10 (8.20%) NFS
9 7 (5.74%) vCloud
10 5 (4.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (3.28%) UAG
12 3 (2.46%) MetaFrame
12 3 (2.46%) DFS Replication
13 2 (1.64%) SRDF
13 2 (1.64%) Firmware
13 2 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.82%) Squid
14 1 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (17.21%) SCCM
2 18 (14.75%) SCOM
3 13 (10.66%) Puppet
4 11 (9.02%) HP SIM
5 8 (6.56%) SCVMM
5 8 (6.56%) EdgeSight
6 7 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (5.74%) Tivoli
6 7 (5.74%) Nagios
7 5 (4.10%) Backup Exec
7 5 (4.10%) Icinga
8 4 (3.28%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (3.28%) NetBackup
8 4 (3.28%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (2.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.64%) BladeLogic
10 2 (1.64%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.82%) Cacti
11 1 (0.82%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 116 (95.08%) VMware
2 44 (36.07%) Microsoft
3 38 (31.15%) Citrix
4 35 (28.69%) HP
5 31 (25.41%) Cisco
6 26 (21.31%) EMC
7 22 (18.03%) IBM
8 17 (13.93%) Dell
9 15 (12.30%) NetApp
10 10 (8.20%) Veritas
11 9 (7.38%) Red Hat
11 9 (7.38%) Symantec
11 9 (7.38%) ServiceNow
12 8 (6.56%) Nimsoft
12 8 (6.56%) Veeam
12 8 (6.56%) CA
13 6 (4.92%) Juniper
14 4 (3.28%) BMC
14 4 (3.28%) Brocade
14 4 (3.28%) F5
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