The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 9 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 38 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.07% 2.67% 3.30%
As % of the System Software category 76.00% 24.14% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 3 4
Average daily rate
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£330 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +36.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
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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 Brighton region.

System Software Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.52% 11.07% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 6
Average daily rate £330 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.94% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £100 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £263 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.88 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.19% -57.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (79.59%) Windows
3 36 (73.47%) SAN
4 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
5 26 (53.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
8 16 (32.65%) SharePoint
8 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
9 15 (30.61%) DHCP
9 15 (30.61%) DNS
9 15 (30.61%) LAN
9 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (28.57%) VLAN
10 14 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
10 14 (28.57%) IaaS
10 14 (28.57%) WLAN
10 14 (28.57%) IIS
10 14 (28.57%) Cisco
10 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
10 14 (28.57%) Finance
11 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
11 13 (26.53%) vCloud
11 13 (26.53%) vMotion
11 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (26.53%) SaaS
11 13 (26.53%) PaaS
11 13 (26.53%) NAS
12 12 (24.49%) Windows 7

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 21 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (32.65%) SharePoint
4 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) IaaS
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (26.53%) SaaS
2 13 (26.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (73.47%) SAN
2 15 (30.61%) LAN
2 15 (30.61%) DHCP
2 15 (30.61%) DNS
3 14 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 14 (28.57%) WLAN
3 14 (28.57%) VLAN
4 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
4 13 (26.53%) NAS
5 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
5 4 (8.16%) Firewall
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.04%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.16%) Administrator
4 4 (8.16%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.08%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) COM+
2 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.16%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (24.49%) Windows 7
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 12 (24.49%) Migration
3 8 (16.33%) Change Control
4 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL
5 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.04%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.04%) Server Building
6 1 (2.04%) Validation
6 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.04%) Information Management
6 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) MCSA
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCTS
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) Solvency II
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.53%) vCloud
3 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.12%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) vMotion
2 9 (18.37%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) Cisco
4 10 (20.41%) EMC
5 9 (18.37%) HP
6 4 (8.16%) Dell
6 4 (8.16%) CommVault
6 4 (8.16%) Veeam
7 2 (4.08%) Splunk
7 2 (4.08%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat