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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 108 99 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 2.84% 6.47% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
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£375 £325 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +33.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £319 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £383 £345
% change year-on-year
-8.67% +11.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -31.11%
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

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
176 139 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.81% 7.74% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 49 24
Average daily rate £300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £135 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 24
Average hourly rate £12.13 £11.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.19% -2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.00 £8.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.03 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 April 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 -16 3 £375 +3.44% 6
Bingley - - - -
Bradford - - - -
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) SAN
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 7 (43.75%) DHCP
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Citrix
5 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
6 6 (37.50%) VPN
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) MS Office
7 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
7 5 (31.25%) FTP
7 5 (31.25%) SMTP
7 5 (31.25%) Internet
7 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (31.25%) MSI
7 5 (31.25%) RTSP
7 5 (31.25%) vSphere
7 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
7 5 (31.25%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
8 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (25.00%) PDA
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (25.00%) Windows XP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (12.50%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 8 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (43.75%) DHCP
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) SMTP
5 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
5 5 (31.25%) FTP
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
5 5 (31.25%) RTSP
5 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
5 5 (31.25%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) SSL
7 3 (18.75%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) Intranet
9 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (6.25%) OSPF
9 1 (6.25%) BGP
9 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
9 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MSI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall Support
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PDA
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
4 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.25%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (18.75%) Time Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (18.75%) HIPAA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
3 5 (31.25%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Remedy
5 3 (18.75%) Imperva
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) M86 Security
6 2 (12.50%) RightFax
6 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 2 (12.50%) IronPort
6 2 (12.50%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) Sophos
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