The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 74 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.22% -
As % of the System Software category 3.25% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £19.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.11% -0.92%
VMware ESXi
Berkshire

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
123 130 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.61% 14.44% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 63 60
Median daily rate £400 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.55 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% +36.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £24.12 £16.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MSMQ
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) NFS
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Ant

VMware ESXi
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat