The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 76 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 0.15% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 3.03% 1.77% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £400 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £377
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -7.03%
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
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 Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
99 113 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.33% 8.70% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 59
Average daily rate £425 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 27
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +92.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.72 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £40.00 £131.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes +6 3 £400 +25.00% 1
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Veritas File System
3 4 (57.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) sed
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) 3PAR
3 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 4 (57.14%) HACMP
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) AWK
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) Veritas
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) AIX
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Broadband
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (28.57%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) SAN Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 4 (57.14%) HACMP
2 3 (42.86%) LPAR
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) AIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 3 (42.86%) Storage Virtualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) AWK
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) sed
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas File System
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) 3PAR
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas
3 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago