The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 24 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.80% 3.28% 4.08%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 15.79% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Average daily rate
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£383 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £358 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £418 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +18.42%
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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 Basingstoke region.

System Software Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.49% 20.77% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 12
Average daily rate £290 £240 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -38.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £314 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.82% +0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 17
Average hourly rate £13.21 £14.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £14.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £33.70 £23.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) Linux
5 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
6 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
7 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
7 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (35.71%) SCCM
8 9 (32.14%) VBScript
9 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 7 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
11 6 (21.43%) VB
11 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
11 6 (21.43%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
12 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
12 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (17.86%) OpenStack
13 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
13 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (14.29%) Open Source

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
2 3 (10.71%) ATM
2 3 (10.71%) SMS
3 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
1 3 (10.71%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Server Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Packager
6 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Server Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Open Source
3 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
3 3 (10.71%) AS400
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
3 3 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (7.14%) Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Linux
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.71%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Software Distribution
3 3 (10.71%) Release Management
3 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Security Management
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
3 3 (10.71%) Content Management
3 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) Coaching
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (32.14%) VBScript
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) VB
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) RHCSA
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.71%) RHCE
4 3 (10.71%) RHCA
5 2 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Server
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) SCCM
2 7 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.71%) Borland
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp