The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 51 47
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.19% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category - 2.70% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.56 £14.87
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +112.27%

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

System Software Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.74% 7.16% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 25
Median daily rate £300 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £145 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -31.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex