The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 93 109 100
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 27 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.28% 0.64% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 9.54% 4.80% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 8
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£399 £345 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.59% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £223 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £340
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.81 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -23.06%
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 Hampshire region.

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
283 271 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.43% 13.32% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 154 130
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 27 46
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.76 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Hook +5 8 £361 +19.85%
Farnborough +3 6 £350 -18.12% 1
Basingstoke +7 2 £450 +34.32%
Andover - 1 - -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (83.33%) Windows
3 33 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 32 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 28 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (43.75%) SC Cleared
8 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 20 (41.67%) SQL
9 16 (33.33%) MS Office
9 16 (33.33%) SAN
9 16 (33.33%) vSphere
10 14 (29.17%) Citrix
11 13 (27.08%) Linux
11 13 (27.08%) Test Scripting
12 11 (22.92%) ISTQB
12 11 (22.92%) HP
12 11 (22.92%) McAfee
13 10 (20.83%) Integration Testing
13 10 (20.83%) McAfee ePO
14 9 (18.75%) XenApp
14 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (18.75%) ISEB
14 9 (18.75%) Cisco
14 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
15 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 8 (16.67%) NetApp
15 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Apache
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.25%) IIS
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) IPsec
2 3 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) SMTP
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (6.25%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Hudson
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) WinRunner
2 2 (4.17%) TestDirector
2 2 (4.17%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.08%) StarTeam
3 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Analyst
1 11 (22.92%) Test Analyst
1 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (10.42%) Server Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Storage Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) IBM Storage Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Support
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (4.17%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.17%) Solaris Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Ajax
1 3 (6.25%) Application Packaging
1 3 (6.25%) Software Packaging
1 3 (6.25%) jQuery
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
1 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.42%) Clustering
4 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 32 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (27.08%) Linux
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
7 6 (12.50%) Solaris
8 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.33%) Windows 2000
10 3 (6.25%) UNIX
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (4.17%) AIX
11 2 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Test Scripting
2 10 (20.83%) Integration Testing
3 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Coaching
5 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.25%) Software Distribution
6 3 (6.25%) Server Building
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Web Development
7 2 (4.17%) Change Management
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
2 5 (10.42%) Perl
3 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 21 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) ISTQB
4 9 (18.75%) ISEB
4 9 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (14.58%) DV Cleared
6 4 (8.33%) Degree
7 3 (6.25%) MCSE
7 3 (6.25%) MCSA
7 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.17%) MCTS
8 2 (4.17%) MCITP
8 2 (4.17%) BC Cleared
9 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 16 (33.33%) vSphere
4 9 (18.75%) XenApp
5 5 (10.42%) Postfix
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (8.33%) ARCserve
3 4 (8.33%) Netcool
4 3 (6.25%) Unicenter
4 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.25%) HP SIM
4 3 (6.25%) SCCM
4 3 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (4.17%) Puppet
5 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.08%) WSUS
6 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.17%) Citrix
4 11 (22.92%) HP
4 11 (22.92%) McAfee
5 9 (18.75%) Cisco
6 8 (16.67%) NetApp
7 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
7 7 (14.58%) EMC
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle
8 5 (10.42%) IBM
8 5 (10.42%) Dell
8 5 (10.42%) Veritas
9 4 (8.33%) CA
10 3 (6.25%) Symantec
10 3 (6.25%) Lumension
11 2 (4.17%) Serena
11 2 (4.17%) Brocade
12 1 (2.08%) Lotus
12 1 (2.08%) Borland
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