Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 November 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 133 87
Rank change year-on-year +45 -46 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.33% 1.05% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.69% 4.05% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 24 4
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £515 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +91.63% -18.06%
North East median daily rate - £515 £269
% change year-on-year - +91.63% -17.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.00 - £26.50
10th Percentile £30.40 - £22.26
90th Percentile £32.40 - £40.75
North East median hourly rate £32.00 - £27.50

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 177 617 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.28% 25.96% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 409 80
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £221 £205 £212
90th Percentile £550 £477 £638
North East median daily rate £338 £313 £350
% change year-on-year +7.83% -10.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 68 29
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +3.70% +21.35%
10th Percentile £9.50 £13.19 £12.55
90th Percentile £47.00 £29.50 £39.60
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year -50.00% +8.74% -10.43%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +49 3 - -
VMware ESXi
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Server Building
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Server Building
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec