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 3 months to 30 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 ESXi
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.30% -
As % of the System Software category - 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -12.00% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.54 £20.75
% change year-on-year +9.64% +23.07%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 30 33 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 9.32% 9.94% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 12
Median daily rate £330 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £140 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £724 £400 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +4.16% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 14
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.25 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.87% -4.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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 30 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard