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 3 months to 26 June 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 ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 84 68
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 18 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.46% 0.88% 1.76%
As % of the System Software category 11.69% 5.85% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 14
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £294 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £513 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +117.39% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £26.58 £26.75
% change year-on-year +7.24% -0.65%  

VMware ESXi 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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 154 188 193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 12.51% 15.10% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 112 100
Median daily rate £375 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% +35.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.53 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £52.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom +6 11 - - 1
Tadworth - 3 - -
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 19 (82.61%) Windows
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 17 (73.91%) Finance
3 17 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (69.57%) Unix
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) NetBackup
5 14 (60.87%) Veritas
5 14 (60.87%) Symantec
6 13 (56.52%) PowerShell
7 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
8 11 (47.83%) Citrix
9 10 (43.48%) SQL
9 10 (43.48%) Web Services
10 9 (39.13%) Java
10 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
10 9 (39.13%) IIS
10 9 (39.13%) JBoss
10 9 (39.13%) LDAP
10 9 (39.13%) Client/Server
10 9 (39.13%) McAfee
10 9 (39.13%) Middleware
10 9 (39.13%) Capacity Management
10 9 (39.13%) WildFly
10 9 (39.13%) Banking
10 9 (39.13%) SSH
11 8 (34.78%) Legal

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 (39.13%) IIS
1 9 (39.13%) JBoss
1 9 (39.13%) WildFly
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) LDAP
1 9 (39.13%) SSH
2 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 7 (30.43%) NAS
4 5 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (17.39%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) VLAN
6 2 (8.70%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) 4G
7 1 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Legal
4 2 (8.70%) Electronics
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) NetApp Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Release Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Web Services
2 9 (39.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Client/Server
2 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Unix
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Solaris
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.70%) Debian
9 1 (4.35%) SUSE
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Capacity Management
2 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.70%) Server Building
3 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Mechatronics
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Network Management
4 1 (4.35%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) PowerShell
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) NFS
3 5 (21.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (21.74%) Veritas File System
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) vCloud
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (8.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) NetBackup
2 5 (21.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (17.39%) vCenter Server
4 2 (8.70%) Ansible
4 2 (8.70%) Puppet
4 2 (8.70%) vMotion
5 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 14 (60.87%) Symantec
3 14 (60.87%) Veritas
4 11 (47.83%) Citrix
5 9 (39.13%) McAfee
6 7 (30.43%) EMC
7 6 (26.09%) NetApp
7 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
8 5 (21.74%) Brocade
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco
10 2 (8.70%) SAP
11 1 (4.35%) Dell
11 1 (4.35%) Juniper
11 1 (4.35%) Mitel
11 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-Net
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