Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 15 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 17 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 14.41% 8.81% 4.23%
As % of the System Software category 70.83% 32.56% 20.00%
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 £470 £450
% change year-on-year -14.89% +4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 4
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% - +21.95%

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 24 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 20.34% 27.04% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 20
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £375 £363 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +9.43% +89.29%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £275
90th Percentile £425 £488 £404
South London median daily rate £510 £468 £403
% change year-on-year +9.09% +16.15% +13.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 5
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £47.42 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.88% -5.17% +21.95%
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +1.77% +235.71% -30.00%

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
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 24 February 2018. 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 +2 15 - - 2
Chessington - 2 £400 -
VMware ESXi
South London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Windows 10
4 10 (58.82%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (52.94%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) McAfee
6 7 (41.18%) VBScript
6 7 (41.18%) GFI Software
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) WPF
7 6 (35.29%) C#
7 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
8 5 (29.41%) Dell
8 5 (29.41%) EMC
8 5 (29.41%) Juniper
8 5 (29.41%) Clustering
8 5 (29.41%) DHCP
8 5 (29.41%) SNMP
8 5 (29.41%) DNS
8 5 (29.41%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (29.41%) vSphere
8 5 (29.41%) High Availability

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 2 (11.76%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) SNMP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Ant
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) WPF
2 3 (17.65%) DOM
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 10
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) High Availability
2 5 (29.41%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (41.18%) VBScript
3 6 (35.29%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) AWK
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 3 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (29.41%) PowerCLI
1 5 (29.41%) vCenter Server
2 3 (17.65%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) GFI Software
3 7 (41.18%) McAfee
4 5 (29.41%) Dell
4 5 (29.41%) Dell Compellent
4 5 (29.41%) EMC
4 5 (29.41%) Juniper