The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Surrey 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 93 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.27% 0.16% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 2.33% 1.16% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £264 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.26% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £335 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £335 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.08% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +2.27%
System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
172 173 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.52% 13.48% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 87 59
Average daily rate £313 £313 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £128 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 14
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware ESX Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 1 £128 -
Egham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 12 (66.67%) HP
5 11 (61.11%) Citrix
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) Incident Management
6 9 (50.00%) Change Control
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (16.67%) CommVault
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.11%) NetApp
11 1 (5.56%) Degree
11 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
11 1 (5.56%) vSphere
11 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
11 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (5.56%) Apple
11 1 (5.56%) Mercator
11 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
11 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (5.56%) MS Office
11 1 (5.56%) MCSE
11 1 (5.56%) MCSA
11 1 (5.56%) MS Excel

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (50.00%) Change Control
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) HP
3 11 (61.11%) Citrix
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) CommVault
6 2 (11.11%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Apple
7 1 (5.56%) Mercator