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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
South East / Hampshire
Rank 78 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 32 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.85% 0.71% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 10.29% 4.80% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 5
Median daily rate £340 £388 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% -17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £350 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £440 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.53% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £45.50 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +233.33%

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
311 271 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.01% 14.78% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 161 173
Median daily rate £378 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 29
Median hourly rate £15.28 £15.78 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.15% -47.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Portsmouth +4 7 £470 -
Hook - 7 £324 -
Winchester +5 2 £390 +7.58%
Basingstoke +10 1 £313 -
Southampton +7 1 £375 -
Andover - 1 £415 -
Fareham - 1 - -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 49 (96.08%) VMware
2 43 (84.31%) Windows
3 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (70.59%) Windows Server
5 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
6 25 (49.02%) Citrix
7 24 (47.06%) PowerShell
8 23 (45.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (45.10%) Linux
8 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
9 19 (37.25%) XenServer
9 19 (37.25%) XenDesktop
9 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
9 19 (37.25%) NetScaler
9 19 (37.25%) TOGAF
10 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 17 (33.33%) Red Hat
12 16 (31.37%) vSphere
13 14 (27.45%) Finance
14 12 (23.53%) SQL
15 11 (21.57%) Firewall
15 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (21.57%) Skype for Business
15 11 (21.57%) Software Deployment
16 10 (19.61%) CSS
17 9 (17.65%) ITIL
17 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
17 9 (17.65%) SAP

VMware ESXi
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 11 (21.57%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) SAP hybris
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) IaaS
1 9 (17.65%) SaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) NetScaler
2 11 (21.57%) Firewall
3 9 (17.65%) IP Telephony
4 4 (7.84%) SAN
5 2 (3.92%) Wireless
6 1 (1.96%) DNS
6 1 (1.96%) Skype
6 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (11.76%) DB2
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (11.76%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.92%) MSI
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Military
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Architect
2 9 (17.65%) Designer
2 9 (17.65%) Solutions Designer
3 7 (13.73%) SAP Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Business Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Business Process Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Test Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) CSS
2 6 (11.76%) Ajax
2 6 (11.76%) HTML
2 6 (11.76%) jQuery
2 6 (11.76%) Middleware
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) SWIFT
2 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 23 (45.10%) Linux
4 23 (45.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.76%) AIX
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) TOGAF
2 11 (21.57%) Software Deployment
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Business Transformation
4 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.80%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (5.88%) User Stories
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) System Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Time Management
9 1 (1.96%) Information Security
9 1 (1.96%) Network Management
9 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.96%) Scrum
9 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.96%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 12 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) Perl
3 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.84%) MCTS
5 2 (3.92%) CCNA
5 2 (3.92%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) MCSD
5 2 (3.92%) MCSE
5 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
6 1 (1.96%) MCITP
6 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
1 19 (37.25%) XenDesktop
1 19 (37.25%) XenServer
2 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (31.37%) vSphere
4 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.92%) Docker
6 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (96.08%) VMware
2 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
3 25 (49.02%) Citrix
4 17 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.65%) SAP
6 8 (15.69%) HP
6 8 (15.69%) Oracle
7 7 (13.73%) hybris
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco
8 3 (5.88%) IBM
9 2 (3.92%) Avaya
9 2 (3.92%) Dell
9 2 (3.92%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (3.92%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.92%) Lumension
10 1 (1.96%) NetApp
10 1 (1.96%) Symantec