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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 30 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.88% 2.67% 5.24%
As % of the System Software category 25.58% 37.50% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 8
Average daily rate
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£288 £300 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £161 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £374 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.34%
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
43 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.26% 7.11% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 23
Average daily rate £263 £300 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £149 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.09 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 6 £175 -41.66% 1
Bedford -4 2 - - 3
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) MCSE
8 2 (15.38%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 2 (15.38%) XenApp

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) VCP4
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) VCP5
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Intel
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