The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 42 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.92% - 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £10.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -75.00%
VMware ESXi
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
54 66 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.54% 14.41% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 13
Average daily rate £425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £185 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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 31 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
Cheltenham - 8 £450 -
Gloucester - 2 £450 -
VMware ESXi
South West

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
3 8 (80.00%) SSL
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) LAMP
3 8 (80.00%) Nmap
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
3 8 (80.00%) Wireshark
3 8 (80.00%) Metasploit
3 8 (80.00%) VirtualBox
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (80.00%) Cyber Security
3 8 (80.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (80.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (70.00%) Network Security
4 7 (70.00%) IPsec
4 7 (70.00%) CCNA
5 6 (60.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) VLAN
2 8 (80.00%) Wireshark
3 7 (70.00%) Network Security
3 7 (70.00%) IPsec
3 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Cyber Security
1 8 (80.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (80.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix