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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 14 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 22 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.80% 6.46% 13.40%
As % of the System Software category 47.83% 44.68% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
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£420 £314 £570
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.75% -44.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.00% +11.11%
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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
46 47 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.31% 14.46% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 12
Average daily rate £387 £314 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.32% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £400 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

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 17 April 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 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (50.00%) HP
5 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 15 (41.67%) vSphere
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (30.56%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (25.00%) IBM
10 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (22.22%) Citrix
12 7 (19.44%) Migration
12 7 (19.44%) DNS
12 7 (19.44%) IIS
12 7 (19.44%) Linux
13 6 (16.67%) DHCP
13 6 (16.67%) SAN
13 6 (16.67%) Dell
13 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (13.89%) EMC
14 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
15 4 (11.11%) Cisco
15 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (11.11%) B2B
15 4 (11.11%) AIX
15 4 (11.11%) MCSE
15 4 (11.11%) UNIX

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) SAN
3 6 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
4 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) BGP
6 1 (2.78%) Firewall
6 1 (2.78%) IPsec
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.78%) FCoE
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) WinRunner
1 1 (2.78%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (11.11%) Advertising
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
1 4 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Server Support
3 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Integration Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.78%) YAML
3 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) COM+
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.56%) CLARiiON
2 2 (5.56%) Celerra
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) PDA
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (19.44%) Linux
6 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.11%) AIX
7 4 (11.11%) UNIX
8 2 (5.56%) SUSE
9 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Telemarketing
2 4 (11.11%) B2B
2 4 (11.11%) Online Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.33%) Validation
3 3 (8.33%) Operations Management
3 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Workflow
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
1 2 (5.56%) Korn
1 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCITP
2 4 (11.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) MCTS
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) CCDA
5 1 (2.78%) CCDP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) vSphere
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.78%) Firmware
5 1 (2.78%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 3 (8.33%) vMotion
3 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (5.56%) Netcool
4 1 (2.78%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.78%) Netcool/Proviso
4 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.78%) yum
4 1 (2.78%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (50.00%) HP
4 9 (25.00%) IBM
5 8 (22.22%) Citrix
6 6 (16.67%) Dell
7 5 (13.89%) EMC
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle
10 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.78%) McAfee
10 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.78%) Splunk
10 1 (2.78%) Juniper
10 1 (2.78%) CA
10 1 (2.78%) NetApp
10 1 (2.78%) Veritas