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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 106 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 18 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.82% 0.82% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 5.79% 5.21% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £260 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -38.46%
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
311 326 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.16% 15.82% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 195 154
Average daily rate £375 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 30 34
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.56 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 28 August 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
Portsmouth -2 2 £390 +50.00% 1
Andover - 2 £400 -
Basingstoke - 2 £419 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (65.00%) vSphere
5 9 (45.00%) VCP4
5 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) VCP5
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (30.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (30.00%) HTML
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) CSS
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 5 (25.00%) Perl
9 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (25.00%) Middleware
9 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
1 2 (10.00%) Extranet
2 1 (5.00%) OSPF
2 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) DMZ
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Juju
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Build Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) jQuery
2 5 (25.00%) Middleware
2 5 (25.00%) Ajax
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (5.00%) XHTML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.00%) System Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (25.00%) Perl
2 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (45.00%) VCP4
4 8 (40.00%) VCP5
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.00%) MCSE
7 1 (5.00%) CCNP
7 1 (5.00%) CCNA
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (65.00%) vSphere
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) Intel
7 1 (5.00%) CommVault
7 1 (5.00%) Apple
7 1 (5.00%) McAfee
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Telerik
7 1 (5.00%) Nintex