The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 59 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware ESX 7 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.01% 0.52% 2.29%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 5.17% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
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£388 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £25.63 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+22.92% +23.49%
VMware ESX
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
91 58 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.15% 10.14% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 28
Average daily rate £384 £450 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.72% +16.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £175 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £525 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 13
Average hourly rate £20.06 £35.00 £15.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.68% +124.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £35.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £123.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VMware ESX
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware ESX Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware ESX
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware ESX Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VMware ESX
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Chippenham - - - - 1
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) SLA
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) Symantec
2 8 (88.89%) NetBackup
2 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 8 (88.89%) SCOM
2 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) HP SIM
2 8 (88.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) vCloud
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) NetBackup
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
1 8 (88.89%) SCOM
1 8 (88.89%) HP SIM
1 8 (88.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Symantec
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
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