The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.58% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £317 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.49% -15.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+35.48% -31.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

System Software Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
27 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 15.61% 5.32% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 5
Average daily rate £310 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.50 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.13% -26.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -3.12%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix