Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 86 141
Rank change year-on-year +7 +55 -52
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.78% 0.44% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 3.91% 2.12% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 27
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 - £500
10th Percentile £356 - £275
90th Percentile £444 - £618
North East median daily rate £400 - £515
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £32.00 -
North East median hourly rate - £32.00 -

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 179 189 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.89% 20.79% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 134 441
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £331 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.85% +5.16% -10.00%
10th Percentile £295 £227 £205
90th Percentile £555 £530 £475
North East median daily rate £438 £330 £315
% change year-on-year +32.58% +4.76% -8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 73
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.88 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.89% +14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £8.89 £9.60 £11.63
90th Percentile £20.90 £44.50 £35.55
North East median hourly rate £13.75 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -55.65% +10.71% +9.80%

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 12 November 2018. 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 +9 7 £413 - 1
VMware ESXi
North East

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) GitLab
2 6 (85.71%) vMotion
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Artifactory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) BMC
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC

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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) GitLab
2 5 (71.43%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Server Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Server Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Server Support
2 3 (42.86%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Security Hardening
1 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) vMotion
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) SCOM
4 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (42.86%) vCenter Server
5 1 (14.29%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
4 3 (42.86%) BMC
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle