Period
to 15 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 15 December 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)
England > North East
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 93 103
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +39
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.10% 1.14% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 6.94% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 0
North East median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
England median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North East median hourly rate - - £32.00
England median hourly rate £44.51 £45.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year -1.09% -5.92% +36.66%

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 125 216 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 12.61% 16.40% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 150 141
North East median daily rate £430 £441 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.55% +31.72% +4.69%
10th Percentile £160 £225 £198
90th Percentile £629 £551 £550
England median daily rate £450 £470 £435
% change year-on-year -4.26% +8.05% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 16
North East median hourly rate £16.50 £14.74 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.96% +15.59% -52.78%
10th Percentile £13.40 £8.89 £9.75
90th Percentile £43.40 £21.20 £47.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.62
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.74% +3.89%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in the North East

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in the North East

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in the North East

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Tyne and Wear +4 1 £350 -12.50% 6
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 North East region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Project Delivery

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware