The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 210 200 193
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 28 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.57% 3.62% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 21
Average daily rate
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£415 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £316 £348
% change year-on-year
+22.52% -8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Average hourly rate £13.65 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £15.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.64% -30.55%
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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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1088 967 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.66% 11.62% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 439 364
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £165 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 135 171
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.48 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
Surrey +4 10 £370 +13.84%
Berkshire -2 10 £394 -10.00% 2
Hampshire -31 7 £415 +50.90% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £355 -
Kent - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 59 (89.39%) Windows
1 59 (89.39%) VMware
2 41 (62.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (50.00%) vSphere
4 32 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (37.88%) Security Cleared
7 23 (34.85%) Cisco
8 21 (31.82%) Citrix
8 21 (31.82%) Firewall
9 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
10 18 (27.27%) HP
11 17 (25.76%) SAN
11 17 (25.76%) DV Cleared
12 16 (24.24%) XenApp
12 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (24.24%) TCP/IP
13 15 (22.73%) Active Directory
14 14 (21.21%) CCNA
14 14 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (19.70%) Juniper
16 12 (18.18%) LAN
16 12 (18.18%) WAN
16 12 (18.18%) PKI
17 11 (16.67%) Linux
18 10 (15.15%) IIS
18 10 (15.15%) VMware ESX
18 10 (15.15%) Clustering
18 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.15%) IIS
2 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.55%) Lync
4 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.82%) Firewall
2 17 (25.76%) SAN
3 16 (24.24%) TCP/IP
4 14 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (18.18%) LAN
5 12 (18.18%) WAN
6 9 (13.64%) DNS
7 8 (12.12%) Wireshark
8 7 (10.61%) DHCP
9 6 (9.09%) Network Security
10 5 (7.58%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (7.58%) VLAN
10 5 (7.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (7.58%) SSL
10 5 (7.58%) Internet
10 5 (7.58%) OSPF
11 4 (6.06%) VPN
11 4 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (4.55%) MGCP
12 3 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (7.58%) Back Office
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Advertising
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) French Language
5 1 (1.52%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
3 4 (6.06%) Consultant
3 4 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (4.55%) Administrator
4 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (3.03%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.03%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (3.03%) Architect
5 2 (3.03%) Wintel Specialist
5 2 (3.03%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 1 (1.52%) Designer
6 1 (1.52%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) PKI
2 10 (15.15%) Clustering
3 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.58%) CESG
4 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.03%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (89.39%) Windows
2 41 (62.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (16.67%) Linux
6 7 (10.61%) Windows 2000
6 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
7 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.58%) Android
8 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.58%) Windows Phone
8 5 (7.58%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (7.58%) UNIX
9 2 (3.03%) SUSE
9 2 (3.03%) CentOS
10 1 (1.52%) openSUSE
10 1 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Network Architecture
1 10 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (12.12%) Migration
3 7 (10.61%) Network Management
4 6 (9.09%) ITIL
4 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.58%) Time Management
5 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.58%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (7.58%) Service Management
6 4 (6.06%) Validation
6 4 (6.06%) Change Management
7 3 (4.55%) Operations Management
7 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.55%) Workflow
8 2 (3.03%) Network Design
8 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.03%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) VBScript
3 5 (7.58%) VB
4 2 (3.03%) C
5 1 (1.52%) C++
5 1 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.76%) DV Cleared
3 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (21.21%) CCNA
5 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
6 9 (13.64%) CCNP
7 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (6.06%) MCSE
9 2 (3.03%) CCDA
9 2 (3.03%) CCIE
9 2 (3.03%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.03%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.03%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.52%) Degree
10 1 (1.52%) VCAP
10 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.03%) JSP 440
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) vSphere
2 32 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (24.24%) XenApp
4 15 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 10 (15.15%) VMware ESX
6 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
7 6 (9.09%) Firmware
8 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
8 4 (6.06%) vCloud
9 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (4.55%) MetaFrame
9 3 (4.55%) ISA Server
10 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) FortiGate
2 5 (7.58%) HP SIM
3 3 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (4.55%) BladeLogic
3 3 (4.55%) SCCM
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.03%) SCOM
4 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.52%) WSUS
5 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 59 (89.39%) VMware
2 23 (34.85%) Cisco
3 21 (31.82%) Citrix
4 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
5 18 (27.27%) HP
6 13 (19.70%) Juniper
7 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.09%) Dell
8 6 (9.09%) EMC
8 6 (9.09%) IBM
8 6 (9.09%) 3PAR
9 5 (7.58%) F5
9 5 (7.58%) NetApp
10 4 (6.06%) Intel
10 4 (6.06%) Symantec
10 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.55%) Brocade
12 2 (3.03%) McAfee
12 2 (3.03%) Tripwire
12 2 (3.03%) PlateSpin
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