The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 20 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 11 11 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.62% 4.70% 16.18%
As % of the System Software category 55.00% 34.38% 48.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£420 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +22.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.34%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

System Software Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 32 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.40% 13.68% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 9
Average daily rate £425 £300 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £405 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.88 £182.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.80% -84.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
3 25 (71.43%) Windows
4 18 (51.43%) HP
5 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (45.71%) vSphere
6 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
7 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (31.43%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (25.71%) IBM
11 7 (20.00%) Migration
11 7 (20.00%) Citrix
11 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (17.14%) DNS
12 6 (17.14%) DHCP
12 6 (17.14%) IIS
12 6 (17.14%) Dell
12 6 (17.14%) EMC
12 6 (17.14%) SAN
12 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
13 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
13 4 (11.43%) AIX
13 4 (11.43%) Linux
13 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
13 4 (11.43%) B2B
13 4 (11.43%) Online Marketing
13 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
13 4 (11.43%) Advertising
13 4 (11.43%) Telemarketing

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.86%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
2 6 (17.14%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) FCoE
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.86%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (11.43%) Advertising
1 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Server Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Server Support
3 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Server Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Integration Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Storage Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) YAML
2 1 (2.86%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) COM+
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Social Media
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Celerra
3 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
3 2 (5.71%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) PDA
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) AIX
5 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) UNIX
6 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.71%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) B2B
2 4 (11.43%) Online Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Telemarketing
3 3 (8.57%) Operations Management
3 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Korn
1 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) MCTS
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) vSphere
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (8.57%) HP SIM
2 3 (8.57%) vMotion
2 3 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (8.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.71%) Netcool
3 2 (5.71%) yum
3 2 (5.71%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.86%) Netcool/Proviso
4 1 (2.86%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) IBM
5 7 (20.00%) Citrix
6 6 (17.14%) Dell
6 6 (17.14%) EMC
7 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco
8 3 (8.57%) McAfee
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle
10 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.86%) NetApp
10 1 (2.86%) Veritas