The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 63 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.60% 2.10% 3.06%
As % of the System Software category 5.10% 20.51% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 8
Average daily rate
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£225 £325 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £57.50 £8.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+576.47% -75.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +13.33%
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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 Cambridgeshire region.

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
98 78 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.81% 10.24% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 32
Average daily rate £286 £275 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.09% -13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 20 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -52.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £10.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £37.50
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 Cambridgeshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridge -19 2 - - 3
Peterborough - 2 £225 - 3
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Ely - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
5 9 (39.13%) HP
5 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
6 8 (34.78%) SCCM
6 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Citrix
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (30.43%) vSphere
7 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (26.09%) MCITP
8 6 (26.09%) Firewall
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
8 6 (26.09%) WAN
8 6 (26.09%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) DHCP
9 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
9 5 (21.74%) SLA
9 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
9 5 (21.74%) DNS
9 5 (21.74%) BMC
9 5 (21.74%) Remedy
9 5 (21.74%) Service Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (21.74%) JOnAS
4 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) VLAN
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 3 (13.04%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) MSI
3 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
3 1 (4.35%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Project Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Build Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) CCTV
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.04%) HPUX
7 2 (8.70%) Solaris
7 2 (8.70%) AIX
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
7 2 (8.70%) UNIX
7 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Test Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) E-business
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Python
1 2 (8.70%) Tcl
1 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
1 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Korn
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCITP
2 6 (26.09%) MCSE
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) NCDA
4 1 (4.35%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) vSphere
3 5 (21.74%) UAG
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) HP
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco
5 7 (30.43%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) BMC
7 5 (21.74%) Remedy
8 2 (8.70%) NetApp
9 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.35%) AppSense
9 1 (4.35%) Veeam
9 1 (4.35%) SAP
9 1 (4.35%) IBM
9 1 (4.35%) Dell
9 1 (4.35%) EMC