The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 37 25
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.10% 0.32% 1.86%
As % of the System Software category 18.18% 2.86% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £368 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 - £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £26.58 £26.75
% change year-on-year +7.24% -0.65%  

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 44 35 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 11.55% 11.22% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 11
Median daily rate £425 £313 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -24.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.53% -31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.00 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +25.71%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Basingstoke

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Basingstoke

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) VSAN
3 3 (37.50%) vCenter Server
3 3 (37.50%) Minimum Viable Product
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) VSAN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DMZ
4 1 (12.50%) DWDM
4 1 (12.50%) Extranet
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) vCenter Server
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PowerCLI
3 1 (12.50%) vRealize
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) Intel
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Lumension
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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