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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 23 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.26% 8.12% 1.52%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 36.36% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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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
39 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.79% 22.34% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 9
Average daily rate £378 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £135 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Average hourly rate £39.50 £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.39% +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £16.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -0.99%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 November 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) DNS
4 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (55.56%) HP
6 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
7 9 (50.00%) DHCP
7 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (44.44%) MCSE
8 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (44.44%) MCITP
8 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
8 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
9 7 (38.89%) ITIL
9 7 (38.89%) Cisco
10 6 (33.33%) Validation
11 5 (27.78%) SAN
11 5 (27.78%) IBM
11 5 (27.78%) UNIX
11 5 (27.78%) Software Packaging
12 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
12 4 (22.22%) vSphere
12 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 4 (22.22%) Retail

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) DHCP
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) BGP
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) SUSE
8 2 (11.11%) AIX
9 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) MODAF
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) MCSE
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (44.44%) MCITP
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCDA
2 1 (5.56%) CCDP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) KVM
4 2 (11.11%) vCloud
5 1 (5.56%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) HP
3 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (11.11%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) BMC
8 1 (5.56%) CA
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (5.56%) Juniper
8 1 (5.56%) Apple
8 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.56%) McAfee
8 1 (5.56%) Splunk
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle