The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 128 111 106
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 9 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.53% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.15% 5.42% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
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£385 £325 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +33.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £248 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+35.48% -31.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
286 240 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.25% 9.84% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 125 53
Average daily rate £300 £313 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £127 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 25
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.84 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.69% -16.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £10.00 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.80 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 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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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
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Vacancies
West Yorkshire -12 9 £385 +6.20% 3
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England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
6 5 (35.71%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Server
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
7 4 (28.57%) OSPF
7 4 (28.57%) Nagios
7 4 (28.57%) BGP
8 3 (21.43%) VRRP
8 3 (21.43%) MPLS
8 3 (21.43%) Change Management
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) IBM

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) VRRP
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) HSRP
5 2 (14.29%) FWSM
5 2 (14.29%) NAS
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) Intranet
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) LDAP
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
1 2 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Technical Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
4 1 (7.14%) Symmetrix
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) CCSP
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Server
4 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (14.29%) NFS
5 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
6 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (7.14%) Cacti
2 1 (7.14%) Opsview
2 1 (7.14%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) RightFax
6 2 (14.29%) F5
6 2 (14.29%) M86 Security
6 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 2 (14.29%) IronPort
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Dell
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (7.14%) McAfee
7 1 (7.14%) Sophos
7 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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