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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 0.47%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £379
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +93.54%
VMware ESX
Hampshire

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
50 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.29% 14.98% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 20
Average daily rate £325 £290 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £383 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) PKI
4 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Borland
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle