The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.65% 5.77% -
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 46.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £180 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
Dorset

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

System Software Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 13.95% 12.50% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate £180 £225 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -43.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £140 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £225 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
2 7 (77.78%) vSphere
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Symantec
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Data Security
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) VBScript
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
5 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) .NET

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DTS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) WCF
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Security
1 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) VBScript
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
1 7 (77.78%) vSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) vCloud
5 1 (11.11%) Firmware
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) vMotion
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Symantec
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Sun
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard