Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 21 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)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 69 38
Rank change year-on-year -16 -31 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 12 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.40% 1.13% 3.26%
As % of the System Software category 5.91% 3.55% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 10
Croydon median daily rate £400 £453 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.60% +4.93% +7.81%
South London median daily rate £400 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -15.79% +46.15% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -4.34% - +56.25%

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 Croydon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 203 169 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 23.66% 31.95% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 71 59
Croydon median daily rate £524 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.30% +2.78% +26.76%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £313
90th Percentile £640 £534 £525
South London median daily rate £525 £468 £400
% change year-on-year +12.30% +16.88% +32.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Croydon median hourly rate - - £12.50
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +181.35% +3.03%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Croydon

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 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 Croydon region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) LDAP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) CentOS
1 12 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 12 (100.00%) KVM
1 12 (100.00%) yum
1 12 (100.00%) Puppet
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (58.33%) Server Building
4 7 (58.33%) Spread Betting
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
6 3 (25.00%) iptables
6 3 (25.00%) C
6 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Administrator
1 12 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 12 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 12 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (75.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Spread Betting
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) CentOS
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Server Building
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) KVM
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) iptables
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Puppet
1 12 (100.00%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat