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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 27 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.85% 5.28% 2.31%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 24.56% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +14.86%
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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
16 57 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.41% 21.51% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 7
Average daily rate £150 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £136 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £385 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 August 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) SSL
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 4 (26.67%) MCSE
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) NetScreen
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) Validation
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) Lync
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) UAG

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Lync
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) SSL
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) NetScreen
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) SUSE
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) MCTS
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (26.67%) UAG
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Apple