The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 2.13% 1.54%
As % of the System Software category 11.36% 16.67% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £228 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% -31.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £138 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £369 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
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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 Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 42 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.33% 12.77% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 23
Average daily rate £163 £190 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% -41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £150 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £376 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £14.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+198.24% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £10.90 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £39.60 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) HPUX
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) Tcl
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (22.22%) ISDN
1 2 (22.22%) PBX
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Build Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CCTV
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) HPUX
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Test Management
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 3 (33.33%) Tcl
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Korn
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (22.22%) BMC
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee