The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 87 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.51% 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 2.65% 8.00% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £420 £377 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.58 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.54 £20.75 £29.17
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -28.86%
VMware ESXi
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
189 50 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.34% 8.70% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 23 50
Average daily rate £275 £339 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 1
Average hourly rate £28.25 £12.36 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.65% -11.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -33 5 £420 +11.33%
VMware ESXi
North East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) Replication
6 4 (33.33%) CLARiiON
6 4 (33.33%) Symmetrix
6 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (33.33%) Celerra
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) EMC
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) NAS
6 4 (33.33%) EMC VNX
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) Network Design
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (16.67%) PKI
8 2 (16.67%) Data Migration

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) NAS
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Storage Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SAN Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Celerra
1 4 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 4 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
1 4 (33.33%) Symmetrix
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) Network Design
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Office Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Server Building
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) VCP5
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (16.67%) Netcool
1 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec