The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire 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 43 46 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.51% 0.61% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 3.17% 2.82% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £360 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.91% -0.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.17 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+29.64% -30.76%
System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 71 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.15% 21.52% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 29
Average daily rate £328 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware ESXi
South West

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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VMware ESXi
South West

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) SCCM
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) SMS
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) AppSense
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) XenApp
5 4 (44.44%) XenServer
5 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) WSUS
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Information Security
8 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
8 1 (11.11%) Internet
8 1 (11.11%) Nagios
8 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 1 (11.11%) Wiki
8 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 1 (11.11%) Google

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SMS
1 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Server Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Wiki
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) XenServer
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) AppSense
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft