The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 63 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 0.89% 1.56% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £203 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.87% -49.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £10.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -75.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
112 128 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.46% 13.72% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 55 52
Average daily rate £417 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £258 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 8 22
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.92% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £17.40 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Reading

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) MGCP
4 1 (25.00%) Contact Management

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) MGCP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense