The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 83 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.088% 0.096% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 0.88% 0.98% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£355 - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £316 £349
% change year-on-year
+24.50% -9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £15.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.64% -30.55%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
113 102 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.96% 9.76% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 33 23
Average daily rate £350 £325 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £407 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £9.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £17.00 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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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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 - 1 £355 -
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (50.00%) BladeLogic
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Clustering
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (50.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (16.67%) XenMobile
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) PlateSpin