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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 37 31
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.32% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category - 3.85% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £410 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.53 £14.33
% change year-on-year
-28.62% +168.95%

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
27 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.42% 8.39% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 11
Median daily rate £350 £425 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 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