The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 54 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.50% 1.41% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 9.52% 11.11% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
Median daily rate £338 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +55.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.79 £36.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-0.59% +260.00%
VMware ESXi
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
105 81 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.77% 12.66% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 34 24
Median daily rate £450 £355 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £298 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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 ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Swindon +2 8 £331 -39.77%
Chippenham - 1 - -
Salisbury - 1 £363 -
VMware ESXi
South West

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
3 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
4 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
8 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
9 12 (48.00%) vSphere
9 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (44.00%) ITIL
10 11 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (40.00%) VMware ESX
11 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (40.00%) NetApp
12 9 (36.00%) Migration
12 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (32.00%) Virtual Environments
13 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (32.00%) DHCP
13 8 (32.00%) DNS
13 8 (32.00%) Linux
13 8 (32.00%) MCSE
13 8 (32.00%) MCSA
14 7 (28.00%) Sophos

VMware ESXi
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 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DHCP
1 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) Multicast
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Exchange Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) CESG
5 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Migration
3 8 (32.00%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) ITSM
6 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (32.00%) MCSA
2 8 (32.00%) MCSE
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (48.00%) vSphere
4 10 (40.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) WSUS
2 1 (4.00%) Hyperic
2 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) NetApp
4 7 (28.00%) Sophos
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) Forcepoint
7 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) Veeam
8 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.00%) Riverbed