The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 71 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 14 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.20% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 8.59% 4.52% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £513 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +70.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £339
% change year-on-year
+12.57% +17.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £22.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +5.55%
VMware ESXi
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
163 155 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 13.93% 11.06% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 90 80
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Guildford - 3 £425 - 3
Cobham - 2 £463 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) MPLS
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) MCSE
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (36.84%) CCIE
6 7 (36.84%) CCNP
6 7 (36.84%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (36.84%) Retail
6 7 (36.84%) Network Design
7 6 (31.58%) Puppet
7 6 (31.58%) Python
8 5 (26.32%) Perl
8 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
8 5 (26.32%) SMTP
8 5 (26.32%) FTP
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) CentOS
8 5 (26.32%) vSphere
8 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
8 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing

VMware ESXi
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 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
1 7 (36.84%) MPLS
2 5 (26.32%) FTP
2 5 (26.32%) SMTP
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Gitweb
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Network Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Security Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Security Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) CentOS
4 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Debian
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Network Design
2 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (10.53%) Server Building
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Security Hardening
5 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCIE
2 7 (36.84%) CCNP
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CEH
4 2 (10.53%) RHCT
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (26.32%) vSphere
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.26%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.26%) vMotion
3 1 (5.26%) WMI
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Altiris
7 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec