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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 48 48 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.62% 0.42% 4.66%
As % of the System Software category 20.51% 2.60% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 9
Average daily rate
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£320 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £60.00 £57.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +576.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +15.11%
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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
39 77 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.91% 16.24% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 16
Average daily rate £315 £310 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 28 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +129.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £20.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £30.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 4 September 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) VLAN
8 5 (25.00%) SCCM
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) Clustering
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (15.00%) EDRMS
10 3 (15.00%) Firewall
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 3 (15.00%) Migration
10 3 (15.00%) Scrum
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VLAN
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) IPv4
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (15.00%) EDRMS
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Administrator
1 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Junior
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) CCTV
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) UNIX
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Document Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) BMC
5 2 (10.00%) Remedy
5 2 (10.00%) WorldPay
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) IBM