Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 March 2019 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - +72 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 19 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.43% - 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 11.80% - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate £515 - £350
10th Percentile £463 - £325
90th Percentile £620 - £375
South West median daily rate £484 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +38.21% +9.38% -9.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.25 £44.50 -
% change year-on-year +6.18% - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 161 71 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 20.61% 11.85% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 35 49
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £400 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +131.88% -50.71%
10th Percentile £216 £143 £106
90th Percentile £570 £560 £440
South West median daily rate £425 £403 £330
% change year-on-year +5.59% +21.97% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 16
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £11.83 £33.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.69% +48.89% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.92 £26.77 £11.31
90th Percentile £20.70 £46.00 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £19.65 £18.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year +5.48% +22.13% -18.67%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 11 £523 -
Gloucester - 2 £475 -
VMware ESXi
South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (100.00%) SCCM
1 19 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 19 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Citrix
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 12 (63.16%) vSphere
5 7 (36.84%) SCOM
5 7 (36.84%) SCVMM
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (26.32%) SCOrch
8 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (10.53%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (63.16%) vSphere
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) DFS Replication
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (36.84%) SCOM
2 7 (36.84%) SCVMM
3 5 (26.32%) SCOrch
4 2 (10.53%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
4 2 (10.53%) SCSM
4 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Citrix
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.26%) Dell