The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 108 102 121
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.93% 5.39% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Average daily rate
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£346 £278 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.77% -17.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% +100.00%
System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
207 241 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.81% 11.36% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 92 90
Average daily rate £289 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £158 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 31 46
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +88.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.40 £10.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £32.66 £26.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +4.41%
VMware ESXi
England

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
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 24 July 2014. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 3 £305 +10.90% 1
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) NetApp
4 15 (78.95%) vSphere
5 13 (68.42%) Cisco
6 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
6 11 (57.89%) EMC
7 10 (52.63%) IBM
7 10 (52.63%) VPN
7 10 (52.63%) Data Management
7 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
8 8 (42.11%) Xen
8 8 (42.11%) Lync
8 8 (42.11%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (42.11%) Master Data Management
8 8 (42.11%) XMPP
8 8 (42.11%) Firewall
8 8 (42.11%) Wireless
8 8 (42.11%) IPsec
8 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (42.11%) MySQL
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle
8 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
8 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
8 8 (42.11%) SAN
8 8 (42.11%) MPLS

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (42.11%) Lync
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) Wireless
2 8 (42.11%) IPsec
2 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Virtualisation Specialist
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Project Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Server Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) XMPP
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) CentOS
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Data Management
2 8 (42.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (42.11%) Master Data Management
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) vSphere
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 8 (42.11%) Xen
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) WSUS
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
4 1 (5.26%) Foglight
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) NetApp
4 13 (68.42%) Cisco
5 11 (57.89%) EMC
6 10 (52.63%) IBM
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) Altiris
9 3 (15.79%) BMC
9 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
10 2 (10.53%) Remedy
10 2 (10.53%) Symantec
11 1 (5.26%) Sun
11 1 (5.26%) Dell
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