The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 Bracknell 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 25 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.64% 6.18% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 19.51% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£353 £266 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.39% -
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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 82 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.57% 31.66% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 7
Average daily rate £321 £288 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £158 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £361 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £182.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1389.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
VMware Infrastructure
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VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) Cisco
5 9 (40.91%) DHCP
6 8 (36.36%) DNS
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) Validation
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) SSL
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) MCSE
9 4 (18.18%) Migration
9 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (18.18%) Juniper
9 4 (18.18%) NetScreen
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Lync
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DHCP
2 8 (36.36%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) NetScreen
5 4 (18.18%) SSL
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) SAN
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Server Support
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Validation
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Release Management
4 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.64%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 4 (18.18%) UAG
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Juniper
7 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix
9 1 (4.55%) Brocade
9 1 (4.55%) Becrypt
9 1 (4.55%) Apple
9 1 (4.55%) McAfee
9 1 (4.55%) EMC
9 1 (4.55%) IBM