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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank - 76 53
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.53% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category - 5.21% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £275 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.63 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+19.60% +276.25%
VMware ESXi
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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 North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
411 96 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 27.70% 10.19% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 51 36
Median daily rate £270 £288 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% +2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 12 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £11.30 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

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 28 July 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Server Building
3 2 (40.00%) Office Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) XenServer
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Matrix Organization
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Office Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec