The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 79 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 46 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.74% 1.65% 2.17%
As % of the System Software category 18.25% 16.13% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 21
Average daily rate
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£355 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £255 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £21.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £21.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
252 248 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.55% 10.22% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 105 103
Average daily rate £359 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £201 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 25
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.07 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -16.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £23.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Reading -7 13 £393 +4.66% 15
Bracknell -2 10 £238 -37.50% 1
Slough +1 6 £445 +45.90% 1
Newbury - 4 - -
Maidenhead +6 2 £320 - 2
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 108 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (57.41%) Windows
3 52 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 39 (36.11%) Active Directory
5 31 (28.70%) Cisco
5 31 (28.70%) DNS
6 30 (27.78%) Linux
7 29 (26.85%) Data Centre
8 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (23.15%) Hyper-V
8 25 (23.15%) vSphere
9 23 (21.30%) Firewall
10 21 (19.44%) HP
10 21 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (19.44%) Migration
11 19 (17.59%) Citrix
12 18 (16.67%) SAN
12 18 (16.67%) WAN
12 18 (16.67%) SQL
12 18 (16.67%) Oracle
12 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (15.74%) LAN
14 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
14 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (13.89%) VPN
15 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
15 15 (13.89%) Security Cleared
16 14 (12.96%) Windows 7
16 14 (12.96%) MS Exchange
16 14 (12.96%) DHCP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.41%) Lync
3 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.78%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.78%) Office 365
4 2 (1.85%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.70%) DNS
2 23 (21.30%) Firewall
3 18 (16.67%) SAN
3 18 (16.67%) WAN
4 17 (15.74%) LAN
5 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 15 (13.89%) VPN
7 14 (12.96%) DHCP
8 9 (8.33%) MPLS
8 9 (8.33%) VLAN
9 7 (6.48%) NAS
9 7 (6.48%) SMTP
10 6 (5.56%) HTTP
10 6 (5.56%) Wireless
10 6 (5.56%) Network Security
10 6 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (4.63%) Cisco ICM
12 4 (3.70%) Internet
12 4 (3.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.78%) DB2
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.85%) MSI
1 2 (1.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.93%) Maven
2 1 (0.93%) Selenium
2 1 (0.93%) jMock
2 1 (0.93%) JUnit
2 1 (0.93%) PVCS
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.93%) DbUnit
2 1 (0.93%) Mockito
2 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.85%) Finance
2 2 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) French Language
3 1 (0.93%) German Language
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (26.85%) Architect
2 12 (11.11%) Consultant
2 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (6.48%) Server Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (4.63%) Technical Architect
6 5 (4.63%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 4 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) Senior Architect
8 3 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (2.78%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (2.78%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.78%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) Middleware
2 2 (1.85%) VXML
2 2 (1.85%) .NET
2 2 (1.85%) J2EE
2 2 (1.85%) JSP
2 2 (1.85%) SOAP
2 2 (1.85%) Web Services
2 2 (1.85%) XML
2 2 (1.85%) WPF
2 2 (1.85%) Spring
3 1 (0.93%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.93%) HTML
3 1 (0.93%) jQuery
3 1 (0.93%) YAML
3 1 (0.93%) RESTful
3 1 (0.93%) REST
3 1 (0.93%) PowerMock
3 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.93%) RESTEasy
3 1 (0.93%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.56%) Clustering
3 4 (3.70%) Replication
3 4 (3.70%) Social Media
3 4 (3.70%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.78%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.78%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.85%) Celerra
6 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.93%) Online Games
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 62 (57.41%) Windows
2 30 (27.78%) Linux
3 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (12.96%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.33%) UNIX
8 7 (6.48%) Solaris
9 6 (5.56%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (4.63%) AIX
10 5 (4.63%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.85%) SUSE
11 2 (1.85%) HPUX
11 2 (1.85%) Android
12 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.93%) CentOS
12 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.44%) Migration
2 10 (9.26%) Project Management
3 7 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2
4 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (3.70%) Change Control
5 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (3.70%) Change Management
5 4 (3.70%) Server Building
6 3 (2.78%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (2.78%) Software Deployment
6 3 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (2.78%) ITIL
6 3 (2.78%) Workflow
6 3 (2.78%) Service Management
6 3 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (2.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.67%) SQL
2 13 (12.04%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.56%) Java
4 5 (4.63%) VBScript
5 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.70%) Korn
6 3 (2.78%) Perl
6 3 (2.78%) VB
7 2 (1.85%) Python
7 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) Jython
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (10.19%) MCITP
5 10 (9.26%) Degree
6 8 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.41%) CCNA
7 7 (6.48%) MCSE
8 6 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (5.56%) DV Cleared
9 4 (3.70%) MCSA
9 4 (3.70%) CCNP
10 2 (1.85%) CCA
10 2 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.85%) CCIE
10 2 (1.85%) CCEE
10 2 (1.85%) CCAA
11 1 (0.93%) CCSP
11 1 (0.93%) CCIP
11 1 (0.93%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.15%) Hyper-V
2 25 (23.15%) vSphere
3 12 (11.11%) XenApp
4 11 (10.19%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.48%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.56%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.70%) NFS
7 4 (3.70%) Samba
7 4 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.78%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.85%) XenServer
9 2 (1.85%) Xen
9 2 (1.85%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.93%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.93%) vCloud
10 1 (0.93%) SRDF
10 1 (0.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (12.04%) SCCM
2 8 (7.41%) SCOM
3 6 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 6 (5.56%) WSUS
4 5 (4.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (2.78%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.78%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.85%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.85%) yum
8 1 (0.93%) Puppet
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 31 (28.70%) Cisco
4 21 (19.44%) HP
5 19 (17.59%) Citrix
6 18 (16.67%) Oracle
7 14 (12.96%) EMC
7 14 (12.96%) Symantec
8 13 (12.04%) IBM
9 8 (7.41%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.56%) Juniper
10 6 (5.56%) Dell
10 6 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.63%) 3PAR
11 5 (4.63%) McAfee
11 5 (4.63%) NetApp
11 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.70%) Brocade
12 4 (3.70%) ProCurve
13 3 (2.78%) F5
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