Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 13 December 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 > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 12 23
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 16 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 12.31% 11.36% 2.63%
As % of the System Software category 51.61% 51.72% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £400 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% - -
South London median daily rate £400 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -15.79% +46.15% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 3
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.34% - +21.95%
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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 31 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 23.85% 21.97% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 19
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £450 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +10.29% +70.00%
10th Percentile £363 £227 £275
90th Percentile £800 £488 £438
South London median daily rate £525 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00% +39.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 5
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £48.51 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.40% -2.98% +21.95%
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +127.76% +23.53%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Kingston Upon Thames

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Kingston Upon Thames

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Kingston Upon Thames

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Kingston Upon Thames

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

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 Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
New Malden -1 14 - - 1
Chessington - 2 £400 -
VMware ESXi
South London

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (75.00%) Windows 10
4 12 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (56.25%) VBScript
5 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) XML
6 7 (43.75%) HP
6 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) GFI Software
7 5 (31.25%) McAfee
7 5 (31.25%) C#
7 5 (31.25%) CMS
7 5 (31.25%) WPF
8 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) PowerCLI
9 3 (18.75%) Perfmon
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 3 (18.75%) Python
9 3 (18.75%) Ant
9 3 (18.75%) Perl

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Ant
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) WPF
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) DOM
4 3 (18.75%) XSLT
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) SUSE
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
1 9 (56.25%) VBScript
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) AWK
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCDA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) JNCIA
2 2 (12.50%) JNCIP
2 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) PowerCLI
2 3 (18.75%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) GFI Software
3 5 (31.25%) McAfee
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds