Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - +27 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.68% - 3.39%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% - 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Cheltenham median daily rate - - £450
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £393 £450
% change year-on-year - -12.78% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 7 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.79% 10.08% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 30
Cheltenham median daily rate £250 £325 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% -21.45% +40.85%
10th Percentile £214 £134 £103
90th Percentile £575 £426 £513
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 £350 £353
% change year-on-year -28.57% -0.71% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £12.00 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £18.50 £16.25 £13.10
% change year-on-year +13.85% +24.05% -39.42%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Cheltenham

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Isilon
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware NSX

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) EMC Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Isilon
1 1 (100.00%) VMware