The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
South East / Hampshire
Rank 105 118 107
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11  
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 10 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.54% 0.32% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 3.62% 1.75% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 15
Median daily rate £320 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -15.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £350 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £358 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% -10.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year +12.24% +45.61%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 276 400 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 14.82% 18.36% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 262 165
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.13 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.72% -19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.40 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.83 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 2 £275 -
Hook +6 1 £330 -
Southampton - 1 £375 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 37 (94.87%) VMware
2 35 (89.74%) Windows
3 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (76.92%) Windows Server
5 27 (69.23%) PowerShell
6 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
8 18 (46.15%) Citrix
9 16 (41.03%) vSphere
10 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
11 14 (35.90%) XenServer
11 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
11 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
12 13 (33.33%) Skype for Business
12 13 (33.33%) TOGAF
12 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
12 13 (33.33%) NetScaler
13 11 (28.21%) Software Deployment
13 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
14 8 (20.51%) Linux
14 8 (20.51%) ITIL
15 7 (17.95%) HP
15 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (15.38%) Change Management
16 6 (15.38%) SQL
17 5 (12.82%) CSS
18 4 (10.26%) MCTS

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.56%) MPLS
4 1 (2.56%) Skype
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) DB2
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MSI
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Designer
2 10 (25.64%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) Ajax
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) SWIFT
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (20.51%) Linux
6 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.26%) AIX
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 11 (28.21%) Software Deployment
3 8 (20.51%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.56%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (2.56%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.56%) High Availability
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) Network Management
6 1 (2.56%) Open Source
6 1 (2.56%) Server Building
6 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) VBScript
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.26%) MCTS
5 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) MCITP
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) CCNP
7 1 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (2.56%) MCSA
7 1 (2.56%) MCSD
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) vSphere
2 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
2 14 (35.90%) XenDesktop
2 14 (35.90%) XenServer
3 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.13%) Docker
6 1 (2.56%) Firmware
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.56%) PowerCLI
1 1 (2.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 18 (46.15%) Citrix
4 7 (17.95%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco
5 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.13%) Lumension
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
8 1 (2.56%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
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