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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 96 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 11 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.60% 0.55% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 3.38% 4.55% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 16
Median daily rate £350 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £34.50 £14.87
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +132.08%
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
325 264 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.59% 12.15% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 131 205
Median daily rate £345 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £440 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 30
Median hourly rate £43.48 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.75% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £44.45 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +3 3 £450 +16.12%
Southampton - 2 £325 -
Hook -2 1 £310 -24.39%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (44.44%) vSphere
6 8 (44.44%) EMC
6 8 (44.44%) Windows
7 7 (38.89%) Linux
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (33.33%) VCE vBlock
9 5 (27.78%) EMC VNX
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (27.78%) SAN
10 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
11 3 (16.67%) Service Design
11 3 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
11 3 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
11 3 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (16.67%) System Testing
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (16.67%) Ajax

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (11.11%) Hudson
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SAN Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Ajax
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) VCE vBlock
2 5 (27.78%) EMC VNX
3 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 3 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.11%) VMS
8 1 (5.56%) SUSE
8 1 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
1 3 (16.67%) Service Design
1 3 (16.67%) System Testing
1 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
1 3 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (5.56%) Server Building
3 1 (5.56%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) C
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) EMC
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) Isilon
6 2 (11.11%) Serena