Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 19 June 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 88 78
Rank change year-on-year -8 -10 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 13 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.85% 1.10% 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 5.96% 7.02% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +18.52%
10th Percentile £431 £378 £376
90th Percentile £537 £446 £445
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -25.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 218 228 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.20% 15.69% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 109 69
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £200 £293 £298
90th Percentile £538 £555 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 24
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.00 £17.46 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.00% +45.50% -25.33%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.78 £8.50
90th Percentile £16.15 £18.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.82 £16.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year -27.26% +35.42% -25.00%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Milton Keynes

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Milton Keynes

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 13 (100.00%) SAN
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Blue Coat
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 8 (61.54%) WAN
5 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (53.85%) Network Design
5 7 (53.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (53.85%) Capacity Management
5 7 (53.85%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (38.46%) XenApp
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
8 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (15.38%) HP Storage
9 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
9 1 (7.69%) Network Security
9 1 (7.69%) Data Security

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Architect
1 13 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 12 (92.31%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Capacity Management
1 7 (53.85%) Network Design
1 7 (53.85%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Tech Ops
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Blue Coat
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) HP
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Brocade
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Hitachi