The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 101 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 17 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.81% 0.74% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 5.03% 4.64% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 1
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£415 £301 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.75% -13.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £29.17 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.20% +29.64%
VMware ESXi
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
338 302 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.16% 16.04% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 150 94
Average daily rate £350 £320 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £207 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 21 55
Average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £25.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £16.25 £16.13
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +0.77%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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 +1 4 £415 +19.08%
Southampton - 1 £425 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 21 (84.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (72.00%) vSphere
4 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 12 (48.00%) Service Management
5 11 (44.00%) ITIL
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (40.00%) vCloud
7 9 (36.00%) HP
8 8 (32.00%) VPN
8 8 (32.00%) DNS
8 8 (32.00%) DHCP
8 8 (32.00%) BMC
8 8 (32.00%) CA
8 8 (32.00%) NetApp
8 8 (32.00%) Juniper
8 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
8 8 (32.00%) Network Design
8 8 (32.00%) FlexPod
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (16.00%) OSPF
10 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (16.00%) Firewall
10 4 (16.00%) CCNP
10 4 (16.00%) CCNA

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (32.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) DNS
3 8 (32.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) OSPF
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (16.00%) Network Security
5 3 (12.00%) SAN
5 3 (12.00%) Internet
5 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.00%) Intranet
6 2 (8.00%) Extranet
7 1 (4.00%) VLAN
7 1 (4.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
1 1 (4.00%) French Language
1 1 (4.00%) German Language
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Systems Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Requirements Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineering Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) XHTML
1 2 (8.00%) jQuery
1 2 (8.00%) HTML5
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) FlexPod
2 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 2 (8.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Service Management
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) Network Design
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) Network Management
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
7 1 (4.00%) Customer Insight
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) C#
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) VBScript
2 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) CCNP
4 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.00%) VCP4
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) VCAP
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (72.00%) vSphere
2 10 (40.00%) vCloud
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) HP
4 8 (32.00%) BMC
4 8 (32.00%) CA
4 8 (32.00%) NetApp
4 8 (32.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) McAfee
6 2 (8.00%) Apple
6 2 (8.00%) Telerik
6 2 (8.00%) Nintex
7 1 (4.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) PlateSpin
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) Intel
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) Borland