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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 18 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.16% 1.89% 1.98%
As % of the System Software category 54.55% 29.41% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
Average daily rate £320 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £408 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £445 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
East Sussex

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
22 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.97% 6.42% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 13
Average daily rate £325 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £313 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Average hourly rate £26.60 £39.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.79% +160.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
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 11 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
3 16 (88.89%) Windows Server
4 15 (83.33%) SAN
5 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (72.22%) Cisco
7 12 (66.67%) EMC
7 12 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (61.11%) Firewall
8 11 (61.11%) Finance
8 11 (61.11%) Palo Alto
9 10 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
11 6 (33.33%) High Availability
12 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
12 5 (27.78%) SQL
12 5 (27.78%) IIS
12 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
13 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 4 (22.22%) DHCP
13 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 4 (22.22%) DNS
13 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (22.22%) Change Control
14 3 (16.67%) vMotion

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) SAN
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) NAS
4 3 (16.67%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technician
1 6 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (22.22%) Change Control
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (16.67%) NetCrunch
2 3 (16.67%) vMotion
3 2 (11.11%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) EMC
4 11 (61.11%) Palo Alto
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) LANDesk
6 3 (16.67%) Splunk
7 2 (11.11%) Acronis
7 2 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (11.11%) Dell
7 2 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (11.11%) MuleSoft