Period
to 31 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 31 March 2020 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)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 16 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.03% 7.48% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 11.76% 39.02% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 0
Median daily rate £450 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £310 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -20.00% +10.71% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £17.25

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 17 41 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 25.76% 19.16% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 6
Median daily rate £413 £525 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +101.92% -9.57%
10th Percentile £263 £353 £170
90th Percentile £525 £600 £509
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
Median hourly rate £16.75 £15.55 £13.75
% change year-on-year +7.72% +13.09% -8.33%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Worcestershire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in Worcestershire.

Daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Worcestershire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. 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
Malvern +4 2 £450 -14.29%
VMware ESXi
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) VMware