The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 25 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 112 112
Rank change year-on-year +21 0  
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 6.77% 3.70% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Median daily rate £435 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £302 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £433 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £26.58 £26.75
% change year-on-year +7.24% -0.65%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 133 243 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 9.43% 12.02% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 146 109
Median daily rate £388 £399 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.98% +27.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 22
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +6.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £11.23 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £18.65 £33.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +25.71%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Leeds +18 9 £435 +16.00% 3
VMware ESXi
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) LDAP
3 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Replication
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) vRealize
5 5 (35.71%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (28.57%) Private Cloud
6 4 (28.57%) Workflow Development
6 4 (28.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Dell
7 3 (21.43%) EMC
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (7.14%) nginx
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (21.43%) HTTP
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 3 (21.43%) SMTP
2 3 (21.43%) SSH
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) OpenFlow
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) VSAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Replication
3 4 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 4 (28.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (21.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow Development
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (21.43%) vCloud
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Docker
4 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
1 5 (35.71%) vRealize
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) SmoothWall
3 2 (14.29%) WSUS
4 1 (7.14%) Icinga
4 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.14%) Packer
4 1 (7.14%) Prometheus
4 1 (7.14%) Rancher
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
4 1 (7.14%) Terraform
4 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
4 1 (7.14%) vMotion
4 1 (7.14%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
4 3 (21.43%) F5
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) Infoblox
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) Veeam
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago