Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 122 98
Rank change year-on-year -30 -24 +15
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.30% 1.08% 1.07%
As % of the System Software category 1.92% 9.30% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 18
Surrey median daily rate £575 £325 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.92% -15.03% +47.12%
10th Percentile £340 £110 £313
90th Percentile £625 £450 £450
South East median daily rate £438 £389 £350
% change year-on-year +12.54% +11.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.83 £18.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year +165.72% -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 468 344 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.79% 11.57% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 213 172
Surrey median daily rate £460 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +25.00% -5.41%
10th Percentile £166 £120 £121
90th Percentile £604 £584 £544
South East median daily rate £428 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.88% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 41
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.69 £10.75
90th Percentile £34.33 £45.51 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £15.80 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -11.76%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 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
Camberley - 1 £500 - 2
Redhill - 1 £600 -
Tadworth - 1 £600 -
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (77.78%) Dell
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) VSAN
3 7 (77.78%) VMware NSX
4 6 (66.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (66.67%) vCenter Server
4 6 (66.67%) vRealize
4 6 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (66.67%) Patch Management
4 6 (66.67%) NFS
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) EMC
4 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (66.67%) IaaS
4 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 6 (66.67%) VLAN
4 6 (66.67%) Problem 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 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) VSAN
2 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 6 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Virtualisation Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Server Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Server Support
4 2 (22.22%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 6 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Proactive Management
4 2 (22.22%) Server Building
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) VMware NSX
3 6 (66.67%) NFS
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Firmware
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (66.67%) vCenter Server
1 6 (66.67%) vRealize
1 6 (66.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Dell
4 6 (66.67%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) BMC
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Remedy