The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 116 128 114
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.18% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.61% 1.68% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
Median daily rate £400 £345 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £341 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £385 £404
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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
268 297 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.38% 10.42% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 192 119
Median daily rate £365 £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.30% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £120 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 34
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire +16 5 £400 +15.94% 4
South Yorkshire - 1 £273 - 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) vSphere
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) vRealize
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 4 (28.57%) EMC
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) Clustering
8 3 (21.43%) Puppet
8 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
9 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
9 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
9 2 (14.29%) SCCM

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) FTP
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Product Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) WebOps Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Security Hardening
5 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCA
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
4 2 (14.29%) Docker
4 2 (14.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (14.29%) vCloud
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (14.29%) VMFS
4 2 (14.29%) VMware GSX
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
5 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) vRealize
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (14.29%) vMotion
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.14%) DameWare
4 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) Veritas
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Mitel
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Progress
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Sophos
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam
6 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard