The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - - 0.36%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £364
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 - £12.50
VMware ESX
Nottinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
33 41 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.30% 11.52% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 12
Average daily rate £275 £370 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% -1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £325 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 8
Average hourly rate £11.15 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.06% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.10 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.30 £16.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat