The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 3 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 82 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 10 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.74% 0.31% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 6.02% 3.10% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £308 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £368 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £10.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -75.00%
VMware ESXi
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
166 129 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.25% 10.14% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 68 98
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 23
Average hourly rate £20.75 £17.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.05% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £13.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £93.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESXi Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESXi Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 August 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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Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (62.50%) vSphere
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) NetApp
5 9 (56.25%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (50.00%) Clustering
7 7 (43.75%) Websense
8 6 (37.50%) Tripwire
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 5 (31.25%) Supermicro
10 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (25.00%) ITIL
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
11 3 (18.75%) Finance
11 3 (18.75%) SAN
11 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
11 3 (18.75%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (12.50%) SnapMirror

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) DHCP
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Server Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) ICT Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) ICT Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) vSphere
4 8 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) NetApp
3 7 (43.75%) Websense
4 6 (37.50%) Tripwire
5 5 (31.25%) Supermicro
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 1 (6.25%) Dell
8 1 (6.25%) Apple