The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 47 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.89% - 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 18.75% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £358 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 - £12.50
VMware ESX
West 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 Shropshire region.

System Software Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.73% 19.44% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 5
Average daily rate £550 £275 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -41.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.41 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 3 - -
VMware ESX
West Midlands

VMware ESX
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix