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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
England / Yorkshire
Rank 125 131 123
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.091% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 0.74% 1.27% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £273 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.01% -13.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £31.56 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-7.30% +131.17%

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
271 316 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.34% 11.18% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 211 120
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 28 41
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.10 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% -1.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.50 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

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
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 21 February 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
South Yorkshire - 1 £273 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) vRealize
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (30.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) VMware GSX
7 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (20.00%) MCSE
7 2 (20.00%) FTP

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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) LAN Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Product Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (10.00%) WAN Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) WebOps Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCA
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) vSphere
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (20.00%) Docker
5 2 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (20.00%) vCloud
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (20.00%) VMware GSX
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (10.00%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
6 1 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) vRealize
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (10.00%) DameWare
4 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) SCOM
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam