The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 45 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.62% 1.47% 3.78%
As % of the System Software category 30.82% 17.59% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 23
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£310 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+72.41% +1.16%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
146 108 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.74% 8.35% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 27 65
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.75 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -13.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +17 32 £330 -17.50% 1
High Wycombe +4 5 - - 2
Marlow - 3 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £200 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (74.63%) Windows
3 32 (47.76%) ITIL
3 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
3 32 (47.76%) Hyper-V
4 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
5 25 (37.31%) Security Cleared
6 24 (35.82%) Citrix
7 23 (34.33%) SC Cleared
8 22 (32.84%) HP
9 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
10 18 (26.87%) SQL
10 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
11 17 (25.37%) NetApp
12 15 (22.39%) Linux
12 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
12 15 (22.39%) DV Cleared
13 14 (20.90%) XenApp
13 14 (20.90%) XenDesktop
13 14 (20.90%) SAN
13 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (20.90%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (19.40%) Symantec
15 12 (17.91%) Cisco
15 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
15 12 (17.91%) Clustering
16 11 (16.42%) Service Management
16 11 (16.42%) UNIX
16 11 (16.42%) vSphere

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.43%) Lync
3 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.94%) IIS
4 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.46%) Apache
5 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) PaaS
2 4 (5.97%) Office 365
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) SAN
2 9 (13.43%) Firewall
3 8 (11.94%) NetScaler
4 7 (10.45%) LAN
4 7 (10.45%) WAN
5 6 (8.96%) BIG-IP
5 6 (8.96%) iSCSI
6 5 (7.46%) Wireshark
6 5 (7.46%) SMTP
6 5 (7.46%) DHCP
6 5 (7.46%) VPN
6 5 (7.46%) DNS
6 5 (7.46%) SSL
7 3 (4.48%) Broadband
8 2 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.49%) VoIP
9 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.97%) OLTP
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Consultant
3 7 (10.45%) Architect
4 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Citrix Specialist
5 5 (7.46%) Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Virtualisation Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Clustering
2 8 (11.94%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.46%) User Experience
4 5 (7.46%) HACMP
5 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.48%) Device Driver
6 3 (4.48%) LPAR
6 3 (4.48%) HP Storage
6 3 (4.48%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (4.48%) EMC VNXe
7 1 (1.49%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.49%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (22.39%) Linux
4 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.42%) UNIX
5 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (10.45%) AIX
8 6 (8.96%) Ubuntu
8 6 (8.96%) CentOS
9 5 (7.46%) VMS
10 2 (2.99%) Solaris
11 1 (1.49%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) ITIL
2 14 (20.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (16.42%) Service Management
4 10 (14.93%) Migration
4 10 (14.93%) Change Control
4 10 (14.93%) Capacity Management
5 9 (13.43%) Problem Management
6 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
6 8 (11.94%) CRM
6 8 (11.94%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (10.45%) ITSM
8 6 (8.96%) Change Management
8 6 (8.96%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (7.46%) High Availability
9 5 (7.46%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
11 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) SQL
1 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.94%) Perl
2 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.46%) Python
4 3 (4.48%) AWK
4 3 (4.48%) sed
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Security Cleared
2 23 (34.33%) SC Cleared
3 15 (22.39%) DV Cleared
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (10.45%) MCSE
6 4 (5.97%) CCA
6 4 (5.97%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.97%) VCP5
7 3 (4.48%) VCAP
7 3 (4.48%) CCEE
7 3 (4.48%) CCAA
7 3 (4.48%) CCIA
8 2 (2.99%) CCSE
8 2 (2.99%) MCP
8 2 (2.99%) CCNA
8 2 (2.99%) CCIE
9 1 (1.49%) CCNP
9 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (47.76%) Hyper-V
2 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
3 14 (20.90%) XenApp
3 14 (20.90%) XenDesktop
4 11 (16.42%) vSphere
5 8 (11.94%) VMware ESX
6 6 (8.96%) NFS
7 5 (7.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (7.46%) HDFS
8 3 (4.48%) Veritas File System
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.99%) GPFS
10 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) OVSD
2 7 (10.45%) SCCM
3 6 (8.96%) WSUS
4 5 (7.46%) Nagios
4 5 (7.46%) SCOM
4 5 (7.46%) Zenoss
4 5 (7.46%) XenMobile
4 5 (7.46%) AirWatch
5 4 (5.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (5.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (4.48%) OpenView
6 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.49%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
3 24 (35.82%) Citrix
4 22 (32.84%) HP
5 17 (25.37%) NetApp
6 13 (19.40%) Symantec
7 12 (17.91%) Cisco
8 9 (13.43%) Oracle
9 8 (11.94%) F5
9 8 (11.94%) EMC
9 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
10 7 (10.45%) AppSense
11 5 (7.46%) Veritas
11 5 (7.46%) Splunk
11 5 (7.46%) Lumension
12 4 (5.97%) GFI Software
12 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
12 4 (5.97%) Intel
12 4 (5.97%) IBM
12 4 (5.97%) Dell
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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