The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 115 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 1.91% 1.98% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £10.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -75.00%
VMware ESXi
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
262 252 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.21% 10.06% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 102 122
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 27
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.36 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £21.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.72%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 4 £500 +73.16%
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) SCCM
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) LAN
6 6 (40.00%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) HP
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
8 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (26.67%) Brocade
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco ICM
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (26.67%) AppSense
8 4 (26.67%) PSTN
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) VPN
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) PSTN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ICM
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) MGCP
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Build Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 3 (20.00%) Samba
5 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) AppSense
4 4 (26.67%) Brocade
4 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
4 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
5 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) EMC
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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