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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 49 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 0.72% 3.70%
As % of the System Software category 8.33% 8.06% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £338 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.38 £17.27
% change year-on-year
+46.38% +70.14%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

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
72 62 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.35% 8.99% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 43
Average daily rate £248 £158 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -37.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £100 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.75 £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 4 - - 3
Peterborough - 2 - - 2
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (27.78%) Unix
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (16.67%) VCP5
8 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 3 (16.67%) vSphere
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (16.67%) CCTV
8 3 (16.67%) SLA
8 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 3 (16.67%) VCP6
8 3 (16.67%) IaaS
8 3 (16.67%) PaaS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Documentum
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 3 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) NAS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (11.11%) FileMaker
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.11%) Artifactory
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Technical Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) CCTV
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.56%) Verilog
4 1 (5.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Unix
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.11%) AIX
7 2 (11.11%) HPUX
7 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 2 (11.11%) Solaris
8 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (5.56%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (16.67%) MCSA
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) VCP5
3 3 (16.67%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) JTAG
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) Xen
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) BMC
5 3 (16.67%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) Remedy
5 3 (16.67%) WorldPay
6 2 (11.11%) Perforce
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 1 (5.56%) Adobe