The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 110 86
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.17% 1.72% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £125 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £329 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £45.50 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +233.33%

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
138 174 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.26% 9.08% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 83 51
Median daily rate £350 £325 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 31
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (20.00%) KVM
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas