Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 24 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +42
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.09% 3.70% -
As % of the System Software category 5.66% 26.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Warrington median daily rate £363 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.58% - -
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -17.95% +8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Warrington with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 53 60 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 19.27% 13.86% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 34
Warrington median daily rate £369 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £251 £107 £140
90th Percentile £680 £680 £694
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33% +23.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Warrington median hourly rate £11.71 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.94% +5.88% +100.00%
10th Percentile £11.55 £18.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £11.88 £18.00 £18.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.52% +6.14% -14.92%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Warrington

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Warrington

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Warrington over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Warrington

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warrington region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto