The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 74 70
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category - 0.85% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.03 £14.87
% change year-on-year
+5.97% +122.18%

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

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 117 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.68% 12.70% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 64 76
Median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 8
Median hourly rate £55.65 £20.78 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.87% +17.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VMware ESX
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) VMware