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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 330 318 308
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 68 75 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 3.60% 4.07% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 34
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£475 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £230 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £316 £348
% change year-on-year
+22.52% -8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £15.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.64% -30.55%
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
1888 1842 1626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.94% 8.55% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1139 933
Average daily rate £400 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 109 210
Average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £25.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 13 £375 -5.06% 5
Croydon - 2 £488 -
New Malden - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
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England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 125 (96.15%) VMware
2 94 (72.31%) Windows
3 87 (66.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 70 (53.85%) SAN
5 50 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 43 (33.08%) Linux
7 41 (31.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (30.77%) HP
8 40 (30.77%) vSphere
9 38 (29.23%) Active Directory
10 36 (27.69%) DNS
10 36 (27.69%) ITIL
10 36 (27.69%) Replication
11 34 (26.15%) Cisco
11 34 (26.15%) Citrix
12 33 (25.38%) NAS
13 27 (20.77%) PowerShell
14 26 (20.00%) SCCM
15 25 (19.23%) Dell
15 25 (19.23%) EMC
16 23 (17.69%) IBM
17 22 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (16.92%) TCP/IP
18 21 (16.15%) Firewall
19 20 (15.38%) SCOM
19 20 (15.38%) Hyper-V
19 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
20 19 (14.62%) NetScaler
20 19 (14.62%) XenApp
20 19 (14.62%) SharePoint

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (14.62%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.54%) OpenStack
3 13 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 12 (9.23%) Apache
5 11 (8.46%) Tomcat
5 11 (8.46%) IIS
6 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.31%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.54%) Lync
9 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.77%) JBoss
10 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (53.85%) SAN
2 36 (27.69%) DNS
3 33 (25.38%) NAS
4 22 (16.92%) TCP/IP
5 21 (16.15%) Firewall
6 19 (14.62%) NetScaler
7 15 (11.54%) DHCP
8 11 (8.46%) WAN
9 10 (7.69%) LAN
10 6 (4.62%) VLAN
10 6 (4.62%) DMZ
11 4 (3.08%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.08%) Wireless
11 4 (3.08%) VPN
11 4 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (2.31%) Network Security
13 2 (1.54%) BIG-IP
13 2 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.54%) Extranet
13 2 (1.54%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (12.31%) Finance
2 14 (10.77%) Banking
3 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Games
5 2 (1.54%) Publishing
6 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.77%) Retail
6 1 (0.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (17.69%) Consultant
2 17 (13.08%) Analyst
3 13 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 12 (9.23%) VMware Consultant
5 11 (8.46%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (6.15%) Architect
9 7 (5.38%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Citrix Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) Desktop Support
11 5 (3.85%) Design Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Storage Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Server Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Technical Manager
12 4 (3.08%) Backup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) Middleware
2 4 (3.08%) Web Services
3 3 (2.31%) .NET
4 2 (1.54%) WCF
4 2 (1.54%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.54%) Ajax
4 2 (1.54%) ADO.NET
4 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.54%) CSS
4 2 (1.54%) SOAP
4 2 (1.54%) HTML
4 2 (1.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (1.54%) REST
4 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.77%) XML
5 1 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (27.69%) Replication
2 12 (9.23%) Open Source
3 9 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.38%) Clustering
5 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.31%) Symmetrix
5 3 (2.31%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (1.54%) Online Games
6 2 (1.54%) PKI
6 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 94 (72.31%) Windows
2 43 (33.08%) Linux
3 41 (31.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (12.31%) UNIX
7 10 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.62%) CentOS
8 6 (4.62%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.08%) SUSE
10 3 (2.31%) HPUX
10 3 (2.31%) Solaris
11 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.54%) VMS
12 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.77%) AIX
12 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.69%) ITIL
2 18 (13.85%) DevOps
3 17 (13.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (12.31%) Configuration Management
4 16 (12.31%) Performance Testing
5 14 (10.77%) Project Management
5 14 (10.77%) ITSM
5 14 (10.77%) Incident Management
5 14 (10.77%) Low Latency
6 13 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (9.23%) Migration
8 11 (8.46%) Benchmarking
9 10 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (7.69%) Capacity Management
10 9 (6.92%) Change Control
10 9 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.38%) Problem Management
12 6 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.77%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.31%) C#
3 15 (11.54%) Perl
4 14 (10.77%) Python
4 14 (10.77%) SQL
4 14 (10.77%) VBScript
5 4 (3.08%) Java
6 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.77%) PHP
8 1 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (9.23%) CCNA
3 11 (8.46%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (6.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.31%) MCSE
6 3 (2.31%) CCNP
7 2 (1.54%) Degree
8 1 (0.77%) VCP5
8 1 (0.77%) VCAP
8 1 (0.77%) MCSA
8 1 (0.77%) CCDA
8 1 (0.77%) CCDP
8 1 (0.77%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.77%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.77%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.77%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.77%) MCTS
8 1 (0.77%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (66.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (30.77%) vSphere
3 38 (29.23%) Active Directory
4 20 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 19 (14.62%) XenApp
6 16 (12.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 16 (12.31%) VMware ESX
7 15 (11.54%) XenDesktop
8 13 (10.00%) NFS
9 12 (9.23%) KVM
10 8 (6.15%) vCloud
11 3 (2.31%) DFS Replication
11 3 (2.31%) SRDF
11 3 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (1.54%) UAG
13 1 (0.77%) Firmware
13 1 (0.77%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.77%) Postfix
13 1 (0.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (20.00%) SCCM
2 20 (15.38%) SCOM
3 16 (12.31%) Puppet
4 14 (10.77%) SCVMM
4 14 (10.77%) HP SIM
4 14 (10.77%) EdgeSight
5 10 (7.69%) Nagios
5 10 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (6.15%) Icinga
7 7 (5.38%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (2.31%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.31%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.31%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.54%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (1.54%) BladeLogic
9 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 1 (0.77%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.77%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 125 (96.15%) VMware
2 50 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 40 (30.77%) HP
4 34 (26.15%) Cisco
4 34 (26.15%) Citrix
5 25 (19.23%) Dell
5 25 (19.23%) EMC
6 23 (17.69%) IBM
7 17 (13.08%) NetApp
8 16 (12.31%) Veritas
9 15 (11.54%) ServiceNow
10 14 (10.77%) CA
10 14 (10.77%) Veeam
10 14 (10.77%) Nimsoft
11 10 (7.69%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.62%) Juniper
12 6 (4.62%) F5
13 5 (3.85%) Symantec
14 4 (3.08%) Brocade
14 4 (3.08%) BMC
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