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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 19 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.67% 3.76% 5.83%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 24.14% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £348 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.88 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% +1.74%
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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
34 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.33% 15.59% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 22
Average daily rate £413 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £335 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £12.65 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.45% -29.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -11.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 17 (56.67%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 9 (30.00%) Oracle
8 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 8 (26.67%) Finance
8 8 (26.67%) Clustering
8 8 (26.67%) SUSE
9 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
10 6 (20.00%) IBM
10 6 (20.00%) Perl
10 6 (20.00%) Firewall
10 6 (20.00%) Security Management
10 6 (20.00%) AS400
10 6 (20.00%) Mainframe
10 6 (20.00%) SCCM
10 6 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (20.00%) Information Security
10 6 (20.00%) Content Management
10 6 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Puppet
11 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Lync
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
1 6 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) ATM
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) DMZ
4 1 (3.33%) Intranet
4 1 (3.33%) Extranet
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.33%) NuGet
1 1 (3.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Support
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Solaris Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Project Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Build Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (20.00%) AS400
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Linux
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (26.67%) SUSE
6 5 (16.67%) Solaris
6 5 (16.67%) UNIX
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Information Security
1 6 (20.00%) Content Management
1 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (20.00%) Security Management
2 5 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 5 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Management
5 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Server Building
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Perl
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) CISSP
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) VCP4
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.67%) vMotion
5 1 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) WSUS
5 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (20.00%) IBM
6 5 (16.67%) Symantec
6 5 (16.67%) EMC
7 3 (10.00%) Citrix
8 2 (6.67%) CommVault
8 2 (6.67%) HP
9 1 (3.33%) Cisco
9 1 (3.33%) Intel
9 1 (3.33%) Acronis