The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 106 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.31% -
As % of the System Software category 4.07% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
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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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
123 135 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.90% 8.41% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 30
Average daily rate £300 £320 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £175 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 31
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £7.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £16.03 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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
Leeds -8 5 £360 - 6
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (96.43%) Windows
3 25 (89.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
5 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
6 18 (64.29%) vSphere
7 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 13 (46.43%) IBM
8 13 (46.43%) EMC
8 13 (46.43%) Symantec
9 12 (42.86%) NetBackup
9 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (42.86%) NAS
9 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (42.86%) SCCM
9 12 (42.86%) SCOM
10 10 (35.71%) Internet
10 10 (35.71%) SAN
11 9 (32.14%) DNS
12 8 (28.57%) DHCP
12 8 (28.57%) IIS
12 8 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
12 8 (28.57%) Lotus
13 7 (25.00%) Linux
14 6 (21.43%) SMTP
14 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
14 6 (21.43%) FTP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) IIS
2 8 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
3 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) NAS
2 10 (35.71%) Internet
2 10 (35.71%) SAN
3 9 (32.14%) DNS
4 8 (28.57%) DHCP
5 6 (21.43%) SMTP
5 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
5 6 (21.43%) FTP
5 6 (21.43%) VPN
5 6 (21.43%) RTSP
5 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
5 6 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (14.29%) Firewall
7 3 (10.71%) Network Security
7 3 (10.71%) SSL
8 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
8 2 (7.14%) HTTP
8 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 1 (3.57%) FWSM
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Administrator
2 8 (28.57%) Exchange Administrator
3 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Firewall Support
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) PDA
2 3 (10.71%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.57%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Time Management
2 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCP
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) HIPAA
1 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 18 (64.29%) vSphere
4 6 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
1 12 (42.86%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.71%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) IBM
3 13 (46.43%) EMC
3 13 (46.43%) Symantec
4 8 (28.57%) Lotus
5 6 (21.43%) Citrix
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 3 (10.71%) Imperva
7 3 (10.71%) Remedy
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) McAfee
8 1 (3.57%) Sophos
8 1 (3.57%) HP
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