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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 98 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 19 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.94% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 6.60% 3.69% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 8
Average daily rate
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£358 £295 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.38% -34.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £222 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £428 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
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%
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
288 244 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.29% 12.46% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 124 129
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 40
Average hourly rate £19.09 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.19% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £8.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.12%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Farnborough +2 7 £350 -18.12%
Hook 0 7 £361 +61.64%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (82.05%) Security Cleared
2 32 (82.05%) Windows
3 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (64.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
6 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 17 (43.59%) SQL
8 15 (38.46%) SAN
9 14 (35.90%) MS Office
10 13 (33.33%) HP
11 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
11 11 (28.21%) vSphere
12 10 (25.64%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (25.64%) McAfee
13 9 (23.08%) Citrix
13 9 (23.08%) Linux
13 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
14 8 (20.51%) Integration Testing
14 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
14 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
14 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
14 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
14 8 (20.51%) NetApp
14 8 (20.51%) Cisco
14 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (17.95%) ISEB

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
1 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.82%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Office
2 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) NAS
2 3 (7.69%) IPsec
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (5.13%) WinRunner
2 2 (5.13%) TestDirector
2 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.56%) Hudson
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Test Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Integration Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Software Packaging
1 3 (7.69%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.56%) Ajax
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (64.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.08%) Linux
5 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000
8 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.69%) Solaris
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.13%) AIX
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
2 8 (20.51%) Integration Testing
3 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
3 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Coaching
5 3 (7.69%) Software Distribution
5 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.69%) Server Building
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (82.05%) Security Cleared
2 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
5 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (17.95%) ISEB
6 6 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (5.13%) MCSE
7 2 (5.13%) MCSA
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.13%) BC Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) MCTS
7 2 (5.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.21%) vSphere
4 5 (12.82%) Postfix
5 4 (10.26%) XenApp
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.13%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (12.82%) ARCserve
4 4 (10.26%) Netcool
4 4 (10.26%) HP SIM
5 3 (7.69%) SCCM
5 3 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (7.69%) Unicenter
6 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (33.33%) HP
4 10 (25.64%) McAfee
5 9 (23.08%) Citrix
6 8 (20.51%) NetApp
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco
7 5 (12.82%) CA
7 5 (12.82%) Veritas
7 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
7 5 (12.82%) Dell
7 5 (12.82%) EMC
8 3 (7.69%) Lumension
9 2 (5.13%) Brocade
10 1 (2.56%) Serena
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago