The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 22 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.46% 0.68% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 5.26% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £190 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £361 £310
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year
- +6.00%
VMware ESX
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

System Software Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 18.98% 12.84% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 5
Median daily rate £388 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £29.54 £26.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.51% -37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Luton

VMware ESX
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Luton region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware