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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 62 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.51% 3.57% 2.35%
As % of the System Software category 16.98% 25.66% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 14
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£350 £400 £252
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +13.33%
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
106 152 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.88% 13.91% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 59 43
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £154 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £8.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.59 £24.50
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 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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 -18 14 £230 -14.81% 2
High Wycombe 0 3 £350 -17.64% 1
Marlow - - - - 2
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Chesham - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (62.50%) Windows
3 33 (51.56%) NetApp
4 32 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 24 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 23 (35.94%) SAN
7 22 (34.38%) Hyper-V
8 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (32.81%) iSCSI
8 21 (32.81%) SC Cleared
9 20 (31.25%) HP
10 19 (29.69%) Linux
10 19 (29.69%) NFS
11 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (26.56%) Citrix
12 17 (26.56%) SLA
13 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (20.31%) MCSE
14 13 (20.31%) CentOS
15 12 (18.75%) DV Cleared
15 12 (18.75%) Cisco
15 12 (18.75%) VMware ESX
15 12 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (17.19%) Ubuntu
17 10 (15.63%) SCOM
17 10 (15.63%) Intel
17 10 (15.63%) Red Hat
17 10 (15.63%) Apache
18 9 (14.06%) MS Excel

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 10 (15.63%) Apache
2 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
3 8 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.13%) nginx
6 2 (3.13%) CICS
6 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.94%) SAN
2 21 (32.81%) iSCSI
3 9 (14.06%) NAS
3 9 (14.06%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (12.50%) LDAP
5 7 (10.94%) Firewall
5 7 (10.94%) BIG-IP
6 5 (7.81%) LAN
6 5 (7.81%) WAN
7 4 (6.25%) Broadband
7 4 (6.25%) MPLS
7 4 (6.25%) DSL
8 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.13%) DHCP
9 2 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.13%) SSL
9 2 (3.13%) Network Security
10 1 (1.56%) VLAN
10 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) OLTP
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Subversion
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) International Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Consultant
4 7 (10.94%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Linux Support
6 5 (7.81%) Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Systems Support
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) Storage Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Clustering
2 4 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.25%) EMC Centera
3 3 (4.69%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) HACMP
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (62.50%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (29.69%) Linux
4 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (20.31%) CentOS
6 11 (17.19%) Ubuntu
7 9 (14.06%) UNIX
7 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
7 9 (14.06%) Windows 2000
8 8 (12.50%) Windows NT
9 7 (10.94%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
12 2 (3.13%) Debian
13 1 (1.56%) AIX
13 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (14.06%) Change Management
3 8 (12.50%) Migration
4 6 (9.38%) Change Control
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL
6 4 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.69%) Service Management
8 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.56%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.56%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.56%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (1.56%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (32.81%) SC Cleared
3 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (20.31%) MCSE
5 12 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 8 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.56%) MCP
9 1 (1.56%) MCSA
9 1 (1.56%) CCNA
9 1 (1.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.56%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (34.38%) Hyper-V
3 19 (29.69%) NFS
4 12 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 8 (12.50%) Squid
5 8 (12.50%) Terminal Services
5 8 (12.50%) ISA Server
5 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (12.50%) Postfix
5 8 (12.50%) Sendmail
6 4 (6.25%) vSphere
6 4 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.25%) Xen
6 4 (6.25%) NLBS
7 2 (3.13%) Varnish
7 2 (3.13%) XenApp
8 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.56%) GPFS
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) SCOM
2 8 (12.50%) BladeLogic
2 8 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (7.81%) SCCM
3 5 (7.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 4 (6.25%) WSUS
5 3 (4.69%) SCVMM
5 3 (4.69%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (4.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (4.69%) SCOrch
5 3 (4.69%) SCSM
6 2 (3.13%) Zenoss
6 2 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.13%) Nagios
6 2 (3.13%) Puppet
7 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.56%) CA Wily
7 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (51.56%) NetApp
3 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 20 (31.25%) HP
5 17 (26.56%) Citrix
6 12 (18.75%) Cisco
7 10 (15.63%) Red Hat
7 10 (15.63%) Intel
8 8 (12.50%) EMC
9 6 (9.38%) IBM
9 6 (9.38%) 3PAR
10 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
11 4 (6.25%) Hitachi
11 4 (6.25%) Oracle
11 4 (6.25%) Brocade
12 3 (4.69%) F5
12 3 (4.69%) Symantec
13 2 (3.13%) Sophos
13 2 (3.13%) BMC
13 2 (3.13%) Dell
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