The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Southampton region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.61% -
As % of the System Software category - 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £335 £301
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +11.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +56.06%
System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
36 55 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.37% 17.68% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 21
Average daily rate £330 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £438 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 20
Average hourly rate £22.75 £18.88 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.52% -46.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

VMware ESX
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade