The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 29 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.12% 2.44% 4.84%
As % of the System Software category 39.47% 32.35% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 7
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£300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £161 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £374 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% -0.55%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

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

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.44% 7.56% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 20
Average daily rate £288 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £170 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £25.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +7 8 £294 -2.08% 2
Bedford +3 3 £300 +76.47% 1
Dunstable - 1 £130 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Citrix
4 11 (52.38%) ITIL
5 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) SAN
8 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) Change Management
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (19.05%) XenApp
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (19.05%) DNS
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (14.29%) MySQL
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
10 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
10 3 (14.29%) Symantec
10 3 (14.29%) Retail
10 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
10 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Support
5 1 (4.76%) Development Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Document Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) VCP4
3 2 (9.52%) VCP5
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) MetaFrame
4 1 (4.76%) Firmware
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Citrix
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Intel
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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