The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 10 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 6.00% 1.28% -
As % of the System Software category 27.27% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
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Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

System Software Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 22.00% 2.56% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Average daily rate £300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) Local Government

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) Principal Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco