The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 93 109 95
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 3.16% 2.82% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £345 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +16.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.92% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £38.53 £14.33
% change year-on-year
-24.08% +168.95%

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
158 177 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.97% 8.95% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 115 69
Median daily rate £375 £375 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £120 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 12
Median hourly rate £10.31 £13.55 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.94% -7.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £45.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +5 5 £400 +15.94%
VMware ESXi
Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 8 (80.00%) VMware
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) vRealize
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Clustering
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) vCloud
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Docker

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Product Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) WebOps Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Security Hardening
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCA
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (20.00%) vCloud
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (20.00%) VMware GSX
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (10.00%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) vRealize
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Progress
5 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard