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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 27 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.62% 6.17% 1.64%
As % of the System Software category 35.48% 29.79% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate
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£265 £381 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.49% -27.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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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
31 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.03% 20.70% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 26 2
Average daily rate £325 £375 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £491
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £438 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 13
Average hourly rate £11.35 £12.38 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.28% -18.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) DV Cleared
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
6 8 (47.06%) VBScript
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (35.29%) SCCM
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle
9 5 (29.41%) VB
9 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
9 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
9 5 (29.41%) OpenStack
10 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
10 4 (23.53%) Open Source
10 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
10 4 (23.53%) ITIL
10 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
11 3 (17.65%) SMS
11 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (17.65%) RHCE

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (29.41%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (17.65%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SMS
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Server Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) PKI
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Release Management
2 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Coaching
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Security Management
3 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 8 (47.06%) VBScript
3 5 (29.41%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) DV Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (17.65%) RHCE
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) RHCA
4 3 (17.65%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
1 6 (35.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Borland
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) Lumension