The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank - 68 55
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.58% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category - 3.48% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £339
% change year-on-year
+12.57% +17.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +5.55%
VMware ESXi
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
122 115 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.91% 16.76% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 78 21
Median daily rate £400 £250 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £22.50 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Check_MK
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operational Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) vCloud
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Check_MK
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp