The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Oxford region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.95% - -
As % of the System Software category 8.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% +100.00%
System Software Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.90% 10.28% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 8
Average daily rate £325 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £390 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £8.50 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.10 - £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.16 - £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
VMware ESXi
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VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VMware ESXi
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) F5