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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 18 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 20 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.37% 4.64% 6.88%
As % of the System Software category 57.14% 33.33% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 9
Average daily rate £338 £265 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.35% -29.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £265 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
Hampshire

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
35 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.64% 13.92% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 26
Average daily rate £325 £325 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £265 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £375 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £14.38 £11.35 £12.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.65% -8.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 10 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) Windows
4 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (46.15%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
7 8 (30.77%) SCCM
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix
7 8 (30.77%) Juniper
7 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
8 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
10 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
10 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
10 5 (19.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (19.23%) Change Management
10 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
10 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (19.23%) SUSE
10 5 (19.23%) vRealize
10 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Unified Communications
2 3 (11.54%) ATM
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) BGP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.85%) Junos
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.85%) OSPF
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.85%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Network Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 5 (19.23%) SUSE
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
2 5 (19.23%) Change Management
2 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
2 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Change Control
3 3 (11.54%) Wealth Management
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) ITSM
5 1 (3.85%) Network Design
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) VBScript
3 3 (11.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) vCloud
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (19.23%) vRealize
3 3 (11.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) SCOM
5 1 (3.85%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
4 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) Juniper
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.54%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Borland
7 2 (7.69%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) Intel Security