Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 16 January 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 62 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.30% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.53% 2.22% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Swindon median daily rate £500 - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £700 £320 £313
% change year-on-year +118.75% +2.40% -11.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 79 90 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 11.84% 13.62% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 53 58
Swindon median daily rate £450 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +10.29% -9.33%
10th Percentile £299 £300 £225
90th Percentile £619 £530 £456
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +28.57% +4.48% -10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 11
Swindon median hourly rate £15.25 - £31.00
10th Percentile £13.00 - £11.25
90th Percentile £18.75 - £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £26.75

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Swindon

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (100.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware