The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.36%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £26.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+2.88% +0.97%
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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 Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 60 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.04% 8.04% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 41
Average daily rate £343 £313 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £131 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £11.05 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £19.00 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (33.33%) ZENworks
3 1 (33.33%) GroupWise
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Novell

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (33.33%) ZENworks
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Novell