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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 56 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.37% 0.16% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 8.33% 1.27% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Median daily rate £540 £350 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £363 £317
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +14.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year
- +6.00%
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
108 79 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.41% 12.58% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 32 24
Median daily rate £450 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £292 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 11
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.19 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.62% -46.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £13.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £30.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chippenham - 4 £250 -
Swindon -2 3 £550 +57.14% 1
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
4 14 (66.67%) ITIL
4 14 (66.67%) Migration
5 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 11 (52.38%) Cisco
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 10 (47.62%) NetApp
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
7 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (42.86%) vSphere
7 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (38.10%) MCSE
8 8 (38.10%) MCSA
8 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (38.10%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
9 7 (33.33%) 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 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 6 (28.57%) LAN
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 5 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Server Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Server Support
1 6 (28.57%) Server Support Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 2 (9.52%) Health Informatics
4 2 (9.52%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
1 14 (66.67%) Migration
2 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (38.10%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) MCSA
1 8 (38.10%) MCSE
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
1 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) NetApp
4 6 (28.57%) Sophos
5 3 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle