The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 56 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.38% - 1.09%
As % of the System Software category 2.27% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate
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£338 - £330
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 - £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £383 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.96% +21.66%
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 West Sussex region.

System Software Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
88 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.92% 9.06% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 22 22
Average daily rate £395 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.45% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £241 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £398 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 3
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Crawley - 1 £375 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Online Betting
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
5 1 (20.00%) UAG
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) MCP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Online Betting
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) UAG
3 1 (20.00%) VMware GSX
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (20.00%) MOM
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) CommVault
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas