The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
England / North East
Rank - 67 51
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 0 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 1.12% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category - 14.08% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £220 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.92% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £45.50 £14.33
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +217.62%

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
162 71 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.56% 7.94% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 38 41
Median daily rate £290 £417 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.37% +38.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 5
Median hourly rate £24.54 £26.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +21.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £9.90 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £47.50 £29.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi across the North East region.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi across the North East region.

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 North East region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 17 (94.44%) vSphere
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
3 16 (88.89%) DevOps
3 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (88.89%) DNS
3 16 (88.89%) Clustering
3 16 (88.89%) DHCP
3 16 (88.89%) IIS
4 15 (83.33%) ITIL
4 15 (83.33%) MCSA
4 15 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (83.33%) Open Source
4 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (77.78%) TOGAF
5 14 (77.78%) IaaS
5 14 (77.78%) SaaS
5 14 (77.78%) PaaS
5 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
6 13 (72.22%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (72.22%) HP Helion
7 12 (66.67%) Change Management
7 12 (66.67%) MCSE
7 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
8 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
9 8 (44.44%) Data Management

VMware ESXi
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 16 (88.89%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Jetty
2 3 (16.67%) Mongrel
2 3 (16.67%) nginx
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) IaaS
1 14 (77.78%) PaaS
1 14 (77.78%) SaaS
2 13 (72.22%) HP Helion
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (16.67%) Google App Engine
3 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) DHCP
1 16 (88.89%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (16.67%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
1 3 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
3 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps
2 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 15 (83.33%) Open Source
3 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 14 (77.78%) TOGAF
4 12 (66.67%) Change Management
5 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
6 8 (44.44%) Data Management
7 7 (38.89%) CRM
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) MCSA
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (72.22%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (66.67%) MCSE
4 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
1 17 (94.44%) vSphere
2 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Google