The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Nottingham region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 38 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.31% - 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 2.44% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.08% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +2.27%
System Software Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
41 41 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.54% 13.49% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Average daily rate £344 £255 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.90% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £415 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £26.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.94% +152.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.92 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £30.30 £10.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware ESX
Nottinghamshire

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 24 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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