The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 56 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.17% 0.39% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 1.37% 3.16% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £540 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £36.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-42.41% +14.28%
VMware ESX
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 95 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.52% 12.24% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 37
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £195 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 14
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) CCIE
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (20.00%) Informatics
6 2 (20.00%) Health Informatics
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) NetApp
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (10.00%) DNS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Server Support
2 4 (40.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (20.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCIE
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp