The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 45 44
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.64% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category - 6.00% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £377
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +93.54%
VMware ESX
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 50 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.04% 10.71% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 13
Average daily rate £350 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £161 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 14
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.50 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £13.13 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £50.00 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VMware ESX
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft