The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 36 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.69% 0.47% 1.41%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 2.63% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.18% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.33 - £22.50
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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 Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.15% 17.76% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 9
Average daily rate £275 £225 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 10
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £16.40 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

VMware ESXi
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware