The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 29 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.53% - 4.24%
As % of the System Software category 3.70% - 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £638 - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £36.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-43.59% +16.66%
VMware ESX
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
27 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.44% 19.35% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 16
Median daily rate £405 £425 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +63.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £468 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £44.46 £47.83 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +315.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.02 £47.83 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VMware ESX
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware