The table below looks at the statistics for VMware GSX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware GSX over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware GSX Server
Rank - - 614
Contract jobs citing VMware GSX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6457 5633 5409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.62% 10.07% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3994 3104 2816
Median daily rate £390 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 675 633
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £37.50 £34.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

VMware GSX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing VMware GSX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware GSX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware GSX
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware GSX within the UK.

VMware GSX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VMware GSX
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware GSX within the UK.

VMware GSX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK