The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 83 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 8 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.59% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 3.64% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£306 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -31.11%
VMware ESX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
176 165 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 13.03% 11.32% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 83
Average daily rate £365 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £120 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 30
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.12 £33.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
Staines - 5 £300 -
Guildford - 1 £313 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) NAS
5 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Brocade
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) MCSE
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (10.00%) IIS
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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