Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 19 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 84 79
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.48% 0.079% 1.07%
As % of the System Software category 3.45% 0.90% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 15
West Sussex median daily rate £219 - £310
10th Percentile £100 - £296
90th Percentile £371 - £419
South East median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £25.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.71% +12.22% -55.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 145 111 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.00% 8.77% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 74 94
West Sussex median daily rate £365 £338 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +1.12% +15.09%
10th Percentile £110 £137 £120
90th Percentile £600 £468 £423
South East median daily rate £394 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.07% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £25.00 £10.59 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.18% -34.86% +3.17%
10th Percentile £15.78 £10.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +12.90%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in West Sussex

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in West Sussex

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in West Sussex

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in West Sussex

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 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
Crawley +4 3 £100 -
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) GitLab
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Proactive Management
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) iptables
3 2 (40.00%) LXC
3 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft