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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 52 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 3.43% 2.68%
As % of the System Software category 4.23% 22.81% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Average daily rate
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- £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £57.50 £8.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+576.47% -74.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% +7.69%
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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
71 57 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.14% 15.04% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 17
Average daily rate £311 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

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 22 August 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) Service Management
5 5 (41.67%) Remedy
5 5 (41.67%) BMC
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (33.33%) CCTV
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (25.00%) HPUX
8 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (16.67%) Tcl
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Solaris
8 2 (16.67%) AIX
8 2 (16.67%) UNIX
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) MSI
3 1 (8.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) HPUX
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) AIX
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) E-business
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (16.67%) Tcl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) NCDA
3 1 (8.33%) NCIE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Remedy
3 5 (41.67%) BMC
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) AppSense
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp