The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 26 April 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 ESX Server
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham - - 0.24%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -2.22% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +90.47% -30.00%  

VMware ESX is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 42 33 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 11.73% 6.75% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 7
Median daily rate £288 £550 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.72% +63.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year - +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.82% -20.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £8.75 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £15.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESX in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESX in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

VMware ESX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware