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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 108 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 14 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.66% 0.78% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 4.78% 5.42% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £323 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% -2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £10.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -75.00%
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
293 295 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.77% 14.43% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 171 144
Average daily rate £364 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.79% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £177 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 38
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.07 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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
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 31 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
Basingstoke - 2 £419 -
Portsmouth - 2 £390 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 23 (85.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (85.19%) vSphere
3 22 (81.48%) Security Cleared
4 19 (70.37%) SC Cleared
5 13 (48.15%) Cisco
6 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 12 (44.44%) ITIL
7 11 (40.74%) Service Management
8 10 (37.04%) DNS
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (33.33%) VCP4
9 9 (33.33%) VPN
9 9 (33.33%) DHCP
10 8 (29.63%) BMC
10 8 (29.63%) CA
10 8 (29.63%) NetApp
10 8 (29.63%) VCP5
10 8 (29.63%) FlexPod
10 8 (29.63%) Network Design
11 7 (25.93%) Migration
11 7 (25.93%) Juniper
11 7 (25.93%) Windows
11 7 (25.93%) vCloud
11 7 (25.93%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
12 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 9 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (14.81%) LAN
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 4 (14.81%) Intranet
4 4 (14.81%) Extranet
5 3 (11.11%) OSPF
5 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security
5 3 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.70%) Juju
General
1 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Requirements Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineering Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) XHTML
1 3 (11.11%) jQuery
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 3 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) FlexPod
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
1 7 (25.93%) Data ONTAP
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Service Management
3 8 (29.63%) Network Design
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Time Management
6 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Network Management
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Workflow
7 2 (7.41%) Validation
8 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.70%) UML
8 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Security Cleared
2 19 (70.37%) SC Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (33.33%) VCP4
4 8 (29.63%) VCP5
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (11.11%) MCSE
6 3 (11.11%) CCNP
6 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
1 3 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (85.19%) vSphere
2 7 (25.93%) vCloud
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) BMC
3 8 (29.63%) CA
3 8 (29.63%) NetApp
4 7 (25.93%) Juniper
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Telerik
6 3 (11.11%) Nintex
6 3 (11.11%) Apple
6 3 (11.11%) McAfee
7 2 (7.41%) Intel
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) CommVault