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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 141 145 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -34
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.067% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 1.59% 0.65% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Average daily rate £260 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.83% -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £361
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £24.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.54 £20.75 £29.17
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -28.86%
VMware ESXi
England

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
314 307 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.71% 10.35% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 175 125
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £188 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 38 47
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.75 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 4 £260 -30.60% 1
South Yorkshire -5 1 - -
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England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Opsview
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Games
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) Electronics
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) SCCM
6 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Informix
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (10.00%) IBM XIV
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Opsview
2 3 (30.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Cacti
3 1 (10.00%) Grafana
3 1 (10.00%) Graphite
3 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Salt
3 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Veritas