The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.71% - -
As % of the System Software category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £340
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.81 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -23.06%
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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 Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.54% 8.47% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 7
Average daily rate £335 £243 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.14% -25.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £235 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £290 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Slough

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Redknee
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Sandvine
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) DAB
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) DAB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Redknee
2 1 (50.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Sandvine
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix