The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.39% - -
As % of the System Software category 2.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £273 - -
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 £31.56 -
% change year-on-year
+10.91% -

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

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 89 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.24% 16.82% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 49 14
Median daily rate £363 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 10
Median hourly rate £21.50 £10.50 £14.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.76% -25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £9.00 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £17.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rotherham - 1 £273 -
Sheffield - 1 - - 1
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) vMotion
3 2 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMFS
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) DameWare
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) VMFS
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) vMotion
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) DameWare
2 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) AlienVault
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam