The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Basingstoke region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.38% - -
As % of the System Software category 7.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+29.64% -30.76%
System Software Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.43% 14.11% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 10
Average daily rate £240 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -14.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware ESXi
Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Replication
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (60.00%) Lumension
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Extranet
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Extranet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Lumension
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Intel