The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 101 76 62
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.079% 0.21% 1.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 2.38% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Median daily rate £440 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £34.50 £14.87
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +132.08%
VMware ESX
England

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

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
295 84 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.30% 8.75% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 33 57
Median daily rate £310 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £533 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 12
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.28 £12.88 £21.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £46.70 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -32 1 £440 +29.41%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 North East region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Convergys
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Convergys
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat