The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 91 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 10 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.77% 0.70% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 4.74% 5.11% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £425 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +93.54%
VMware ESX
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 Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
211 176 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.16% 13.74% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 93 81
Median daily rate £425 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £170 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 32
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £51.73 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Camberley - 4 £425 -
Guildford - 4 £450 -
Epsom - 1 - -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
5 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
6 7 (36.84%) Citrix
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) Project Management
8 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
8 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (26.32%) Marketing
8 5 (26.32%) Electronics
8 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
8 5 (26.32%) Unix
8 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (26.32%) SAP
8 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) XenApp
8 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
9 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Skype
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
3 5 (26.32%) Electronics
3 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Server Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Server Support
3 3 (15.79%) Server Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Architect
4 2 (10.53%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) X-Windows
2 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Unix
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) VB
2 3 (15.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSA
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.53%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (26.32%) XenApp
4 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (21.05%) Terminal Server
4 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) BladeLogic
4 1 (5.26%) vMotion
4 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) Intel
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
7 1 (5.26%) PlateSpin
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat