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 3 months to 30 March 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 64 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 -  
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.17% 0.43% -
As % of the System Software category 1.27% 6.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £435 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £400
% change year-on-year -10.34% -9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £24.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year +6.12% +45.61%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 79 49 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.64% 7.07% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 30 18
Median daily rate £368 £270 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.11% -27.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 4
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.24% -37.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.83 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £11.83 £27.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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
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 3 months to 30 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 1 - -
VMware ESXi
North East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp