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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 28 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.74% 4.53% -
As % of the System Software category 3.45% 29.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Warrington median daily rate £275 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.10% -  
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £21.00 -

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 Warrington with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 29 47 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 21.48% 15.21% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 24
Warrington median daily rate £381 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% -19.04%  
10th Percentile £263 £125 £238
90th Percentile £575 £525 £675
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £418 £420
% change year-on-year -16.16% -0.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Warrington median hourly rate £65.00 - £17.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £14.35
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.89%  

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 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 29 June 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server