Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 November 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 100 108
Rank change year-on-year -51 +8 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 11 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.34% 1.70% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 2.20% 12.40% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 18
Surrey median daily rate £413 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.71% +40.00%
10th Percentile £331 £361 £318
90th Percentile £484 £478 £458
South East median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £50.00 -
South East median hourly rate £42.27 £18.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year +134.81% -28.71% +12.22%

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 499 379 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.41% 13.75% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 226 223
Surrey median daily rate £455 £411 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.72% +7.52% +9.29%
10th Percentile £155 £133 £143
90th Percentile £588 £575 £536
South East median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +7.87% +5.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 26
Surrey median hourly rate £23.75 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.94% -8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.95 £11.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £25.00 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.71 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.22% +11.37% -14.29%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Epsom -16 5 - -
Tadworth +1 1 - -
Guildford -21 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £500 -
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) JBoss
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Unix
3 9 (81.82%) Middleware
4 8 (72.73%) Client/Server
4 8 (72.73%) Java
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (72.73%) WildFly
5 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
6 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 6 (54.55%) Symantec
6 6 (54.55%) McAfee
6 6 (54.55%) Veritas
6 6 (54.55%) SQL
6 6 (54.55%) LDAP
6 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (54.55%) Banking
6 6 (54.55%) SSH
6 6 (54.55%) Server Management

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (81.82%) JBoss
2 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 8 (72.73%) WildFly
3 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SSH
2 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) 5G
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (9.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Middleware
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Unix
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
2 6 (54.55%) Server Management
3 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) VMware NSX
4 1 (9.09%) Firmware
4 1 (9.09%) vCloud
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) McAfee
3 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy