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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.25% 1.89% 2.98%
As % of the System Software category 15.38% 13.89% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £260 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% -16.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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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
26 36 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.10% 13.64% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 10
Average daily rate £338 £370 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +57.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £380 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Average hourly rate £44.25 £20.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.25% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £10.80 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.80 £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -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 30 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) MS Office
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) AIX
7 3 (25.00%) HPUX
7 3 (25.00%) Solaris
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) NetApp
7 3 (25.00%) Tcl
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Test Management
7 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
8 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) ISDN
2 2 (16.67%) PBX
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Build Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Software Build Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CCTV
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (25.00%) HPUX
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Test Management
1 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) Tcl
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Korn
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) BMC
6 2 (16.67%) Remedy
6 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 2 (16.67%) Avaya
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) McAfee
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