The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bournemouth region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 14 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.86% 2.46% 7.64%
As % of the System Software category 21.43% 9.68% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Average daily rate
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£550 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +17.80%
System Software Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 13.33% 25.41% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 15
Average daily rate £500 £407 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £213 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £11.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
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VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) UNIX
5 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (41.18%) VMware Server
5 7 (41.18%) Time Management
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) NAS
6 5 (29.41%) vSphere
6 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
6 5 (29.41%) Symantec
6 5 (29.41%) Citrix
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) EMC
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (23.53%) FalconStor
8 3 (17.65%) Office 365
8 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
8 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
8 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 3 (17.65%) Avaya
8 3 (17.65%) SAN
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) NFS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) NAS
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) DTS
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (41.18%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.76%) VCP5
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) CCA
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Server
2 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
2 5 (29.41%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) NFS
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.88%) vCloud
5 1 (5.88%) Xen
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Symantec
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) FalconStor
4 3 (17.65%) Avaya
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Sun
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) Isilon