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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 63 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 58 54 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.43% 2.21% 3.56%
As % of the System Software category 22.66% 20.22% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 27
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£398 £400 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +36.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £258 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.54% +8.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% +4.06%
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
256 267 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.74% 10.95% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 106 114
Average daily rate £398 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 12 30
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -36.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £21.00 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

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 6 July 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 6 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
Reading -2 13 £395 -1.25% 14
Maidenhead - 11 £398 - 1
Bracknell +2 10 £335 -6.29% 1
Newbury +1 5 - - 3
Slough +3 3 £335 +19.64% 3
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 137 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (58.39%) Microsoft
3 76 (55.47%) Windows
4 53 (38.69%) Active Directory
5 41 (29.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (27.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (26.28%) DNS
7 36 (26.28%) Data Centre
8 33 (24.09%) Cisco
9 30 (21.90%) HP
9 30 (21.90%) Linux
9 30 (21.90%) Citrix
9 30 (21.90%) Hyper-V
10 26 (18.98%) Firewall
10 26 (18.98%) Security Cleared
10 26 (18.98%) vSphere
11 23 (16.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (16.79%) TCP/IP
12 22 (16.06%) SQL
12 22 (16.06%) Migration
13 21 (15.33%) WAN
13 21 (15.33%) SCCM
14 20 (14.60%) MS Exchange
15 19 (13.87%) MS Excel
15 19 (13.87%) LAN
15 19 (13.87%) Oracle
15 19 (13.87%) PowerShell
16 18 (13.14%) Windows 7
16 18 (13.14%) DHCP
16 18 (13.14%) SAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 20 (14.60%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (5.84%) Lync
3 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.11%) IIS
4 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.92%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.19%) Apache
7 2 (1.46%) Confluence
7 2 (1.46%) MediaWiki
7 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.73%) nginx
8 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.73%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 19 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.38%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.92%) PaaS
2 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.92%) Mimecast
3 3 (2.19%) Office 365
4 2 (1.46%) GitHub
4 2 (1.46%) IaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (1.46%) SaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (26.28%) DNS
2 26 (18.98%) Firewall
3 23 (16.79%) TCP/IP
4 21 (15.33%) WAN
5 19 (13.87%) LAN
6 18 (13.14%) DHCP
6 18 (13.14%) SAN
7 14 (10.22%) VPN
8 7 (5.11%) MPLS
8 7 (5.11%) Network Security
9 6 (4.38%) Cisco ICM
9 6 (4.38%) VLAN
9 6 (4.38%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (4.38%) HTTP
9 6 (4.38%) SMTP
10 5 (3.65%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (3.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (2.92%) NAS
11 4 (2.92%) OSPF
11 4 (2.92%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.19%) MySQL
5 3 (2.19%) DB2
6 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) TeamCity
1 4 (2.92%) Subversion
1 4 (2.92%) StarTeam
2 2 (1.46%) JIRA
2 2 (1.46%) MSI
2 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.46%) Hudson
2 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.46%) MSBuild
2 2 (1.46%) NuGet
2 2 (1.46%) Artifactory
2 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.73%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.73%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.73%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (5.11%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.38%) Advertising
2 6 (4.38%) Retail
2 6 (4.38%) Marketing
3 3 (2.19%) Finance
4 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.46%) Games
4 2 (1.46%) Banking
5 1 (0.73%) French Language
5 1 (0.73%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (20.44%) Architect
2 21 (15.33%) Support Engineer
3 18 (13.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (9.49%) Consultant
5 11 (8.03%) Server Engineer
6 8 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) Server Support
7 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (5.11%) Server Support Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Marketing Manager
8 6 (4.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.65%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.92%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.92%) Network Architect
10 4 (2.92%) Integration Engineer
11 3 (2.19%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.11%) .NET
2 5 (3.65%) SOAP
3 4 (2.92%) Web Services
3 4 (2.92%) Middleware
4 2 (1.46%) VXML
4 2 (1.46%) WPF
4 2 (1.46%) RESTful
4 2 (1.46%) XML
4 2 (1.46%) XSL
4 2 (1.46%) JSP
5 1 (0.73%) J2EE
5 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.73%) COM+
5 1 (0.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.73%) jQuery
5 1 (0.73%) YAML
5 1 (0.73%) LAMP
5 1 (0.73%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.73%) Spring
5 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.28%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.57%) Social Media
3 6 (4.38%) Clustering
4 3 (2.19%) Replication
4 3 (2.19%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.19%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.19%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.46%) Celerra
5 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.46%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.46%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) Wiki
5 2 (1.46%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.73%) Online Games
6 1 (0.73%) PKI
6 1 (0.73%) PDA
6 1 (0.73%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 76 (55.47%) Windows
2 41 (29.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (27.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (21.90%) Linux
5 23 (16.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (13.14%) Windows 7
7 11 (8.03%) UNIX
8 6 (4.38%) Solaris
8 6 (4.38%) AIX
9 5 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.65%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.92%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.19%) CentOS
12 2 (1.46%) HPUX
12 2 (1.46%) SUSE
13 1 (0.73%) Debian
13 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.06%) Migration
2 10 (7.30%) Project Management
3 8 (5.84%) DevOps
4 7 (5.11%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (4.38%) Online Marketing
5 6 (4.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (4.38%) B2B
5 6 (4.38%) E-Commerce
5 6 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (4.38%) Telemarketing
6 5 (3.65%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.65%) Business Continuity
6 5 (3.65%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.65%) Data Migration
7 4 (2.92%) Change Control
7 4 (2.92%) Workflow
7 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (2.92%) Business Development
7 4 (2.92%) Release Management
7 4 (2.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.06%) SQL
2 19 (13.87%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.57%) VBScript
3 9 (6.57%) Java
4 7 (5.11%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.11%) Perl
5 6 (4.38%) VB
6 4 (2.92%) C#
7 3 (2.19%) Python
7 3 (2.19%) Korn
8 2 (1.46%) Ruby
8 2 (1.46%) C
9 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (18.98%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (10.95%) DV Cleared
4 12 (8.76%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.76%) MCITP
5 11 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (6.57%) MCSE
7 8 (5.84%) CCNA
7 8 (5.84%) Degree
8 6 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (4.38%) MCSA
9 3 (2.19%) CCNP
10 2 (1.46%) MCP
10 2 (1.46%) CCIE
10 2 (1.46%) CCA
10 2 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.46%) CCEE
10 2 (1.46%) CCAA
11 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.73%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.46%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) JSP 440
System Software
1 53 (38.69%) Active Directory
2 30 (21.90%) Hyper-V
3 26 (18.98%) vSphere
4 11 (8.03%) XenApp
5 8 (5.84%) XenServer
6 7 (5.11%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (5.11%) VMware ESX
7 6 (4.38%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.65%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.65%) Samba
9 4 (2.92%) NFS
10 3 (2.19%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.46%) Postfix
11 2 (1.46%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.46%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.46%) iptables
12 1 (0.73%) vCloud
12 1 (0.73%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (15.33%) SCCM
2 12 (8.76%) SCOM
3 9 (6.57%) HP Data Protector
4 7 (5.11%) Puppet
5 5 (3.65%) HP SIM
5 5 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (3.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (3.65%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.19%) WSUS
6 3 (2.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.19%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (2.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.19%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.46%) yum
7 2 (1.46%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.46%) Netcool
7 2 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.46%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 137 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (58.39%) Microsoft
3 33 (24.09%) Cisco
4 30 (21.90%) HP
4 30 (21.90%) Citrix
5 19 (13.87%) Oracle
6 15 (10.95%) IBM
7 13 (9.49%) Dell
7 13 (9.49%) Symantec
8 12 (8.76%) EMC
9 8 (5.84%) Red Hat
9 8 (5.84%) NetApp
9 8 (5.84%) 3PAR
10 7 (5.11%) CheckPoint
11 6 (4.38%) McAfee
11 6 (4.38%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.65%) Juniper
13 4 (2.92%) Borland
13 4 (2.92%) Veeam
13 4 (2.92%) Varonis
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago