The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Bournemouth 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 20 25
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 3.94% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category - 14.71% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £337 £308
% change year-on-year
-9.49% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +56.06%
System Software Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 15.89% 26.77% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 14
Average daily rate £463 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.80% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £209 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £11.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DTS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 1 (20.00%) Xen
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle