The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 59 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.30% - 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 2.27% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £25.00
VMware ESX
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 Oxfordshire region.

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
88 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.41% 11.04% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 15 28
Average daily rate £375 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £277 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.59 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -28.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.35 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxford - 2 - - 1
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (50.00%) Icinga
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) VCP4
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Icinga
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Posted: 4 days ago