The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 24 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 10 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.27% 1.93% -
As % of the System Software category 25.64% 9.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £25.63
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

System Software Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.67% 19.81% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 21
Average daily rate £394 £338 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 5
Average hourly rate £15.75 £12.13 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.89% -20.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £11.88 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.96 £16.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware ESX across the Basingstoke region.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (50.00%) Lync
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Solaris
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
2 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (50.00%) SUSE
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Lync
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Support
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Project Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (50.00%) SUSE
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec